Thursday, March 8, 2012

Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo: The Beauty of Educating Buddhist Nuns

Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo left England for India at the age of 20 to pursue her Buddhist training and becoming one of the first westerners to be ordained a Buddhist Nun.
Tenzin Palmo was encouraged to start a nunnery for young Buddhist girls and in 2000 the construction ofDongyu Gatsal Ling Nunnery began and now welcomes over seventy nuns.
In these videos Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo talks about her own path as a Buddhist nun, and the importance of offering religious training to young women.

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