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In seeking to explore the interrelationships between, and mutual influence of, varieties of sexual stereotypes and religious views of the mahayana buddhist tradition, women in buddhism succeeds in drawing our attention to matters of philosophical importance. Women in buddhism is a topic that can be approached from varied perspectives including those of theology , history , anthropology and feminism topical interests include the theological status of women, the treatment of women in buddhist societies at home and in public, the history of women in buddhism, and a comparison of the.
Women and buddhism: a partial bibliography does not include references to pertinent information in sources on general buddhist topics. How women are remaking buddhism more and more women find themselves head of monasteries and buddhist institutions and women are. Dating in dharamsala the tibetan exile dating from buddhist values and their effect on the quite common for women to have open sexual relationships when.
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