2011 Bhikkhuni Ordination
The talks below were given on October 17, 2011 on the day that Ayya Santacitta, Ayya Anandabodhi, and Ayya Nimmala ordained as bhikkhunis at Spirit Rock Meditation Center in Woodacre, California.
Jack Kornfield – Opening Address 5:43, 1.4MB
Ayya Tathaaloka Theri – Introduction to the Ordination 12:00, 11.5MB
Venerable Bhikkhu Bodhi – Anumodana 11:06, 11MB
Ruth Denison – Blessing 7:48, 7.5MB
Jill Boone – Sharing the Vision 2:40, 2.6MB
Thanissara – Closing Address 12:50, 12MB
Many thanks to Ed Ritger, photographer, and Mel Zeki, musician, for capturing the spirit of the day.
Procession of the monastic Sangha.