Ayya (Pali: Venerable Lady) the term for a fully ordained Theravada bhikkhuni (nun).
“Ayya Medhanandi (1949- ) was born Mary Fiksel in Montréal, Canada. After university and working...Ayya Medhanandi
“Sayalay Dipankara was born in 1964 in Myanmar (previously known as Burma). At a very young age...Sayalay Dipankara
“Mahāpajāpatī Gotamī (in Pali; Mahāprajāpatī Gautamī in Sanskrit) was the first woman to request...Mahapajapati Gotami
“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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