Ayya Ahimsa ~ our newly ordained bhikkhuni at Aloka Vihara

Group photo from yesterday’s Bhikkhuni Ordination for Ayya Ahimsa at Buddhi Vihara, Santa Clara

Much gratitude to Alliance for Bhikkhunis for supporting the ordained Sangha to come together from far and wide.

Photo slideshow by Emily Carpenter

Ayya Gunasari (left) was preceptor for the ceremony, supported by Ayya Sudarshana, currently the most senior Theravada bhikkhuni in the U.S.

Happy Ayya Ahimsa during the ceremony

‘A Little Welcome Note for the New Bhikkhuni’ ~ by Ayya Sudhamma at Aloka Vihara on August 27.


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