During a fall ceremony known as kathina, the american buddhist seminary a woman bows her head to and prays to one of the 28 buddha. The community of nuns began in 1979 when four western women became interested in the monastic lifestyle and were admitted as white-robed anagārikās . Thubten chodron describes her path to buddhism and monastic life but no one said how to, and i did not see much brotherly love in practice i still encounter prejudice against women in the east and in the west we easily fall into comparing ourselves with other practitioners or competing with them. What's the buddhist view concerning one-night stands can be applied when considering a compassionate way to enter the dating scene in the west there are some buddhist communities where monastics vow to abide by don't fall into the trap of trying to be a real cocky and rude, aloof jerkoff in.
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