Ayya (Pali: Venerable Lady) the term for a fully ordained Theravada bhikkhuni (nun).
“Ven. Sister Dhammadinna took robes in 1983 in the Theravada tradition after earning a science...Sister Dhammadinna
“Mahāpajāpatī Gotamī (in Pali; Mahāprajāpatī Gautamī in Sanskrit) was the first woman to request...Mahapajapati Gotami
“Abhirupananda was the daughter of a Sakya noble named Khemaka. She was called Nanda the Fair for...Abhirupananda, Bhikkhuni
“Dhammananda Bhikkhuni, Ph.D. (Chatsumarn Kabilsingh, b. 1945), ordained Bhikkhuni Dhammananda...Dhammananda Bhikkhuni
“Ayya Tathaaloka Bhikkhuni is an American born Theravadan bhikkhuni and Buddhist teacher. Born...Ayya Tathaaloka
“Ayya Khema (August 25, 1923 - November 2, 1997), a Buddhist teacher, was born as Ilse Ledermann...Ayya Khema
“Bhikkhuni Kusuma, Ph.D. is a fully ordained bhikkhuni from Sri Lanka who has pioneered the...Kusuma Devendra
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