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The Resource The first free women : poems of the early Buddhist nuns, Matty Weingast [translator], foreword by Bhikkhuni Anandabodhi

The first free women : poems of the early Buddhist nuns, Matty Weingast [translator], foreword by Bhikkhuni Anandabodhi

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The first free women : poems of the early Buddhist nuns
Title
The first free women
Title remainder
poems of the early Buddhist nuns
Statement of responsibility
Matty Weingast [translator], foreword by Bhikkhuni Anandabodhi
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Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • pli
  • eng
Summary
"This new and captivating translation of the Therigatha (Verses of the Elder Buddhist Nuns) is a modern rendition of classic stories from the very first Buddhist nuns. Reflecting on their lives and revelations, these women wrote countless poems as they embraced their new lives as nuns. Heartwarming, enlightening, and sometimes tough in all the right ways, these poems have now been translated to reach a modern audience."--Provided by publisher
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Summary
This new and captivating translation of the Therigatha (Verses of the Elder Buddhist Nuns) is a modern rendition of classic stories from the very first Buddhist nuns. Reflecting on their lives and revelations, these women wrote countless poems as they embraced their new lives as nuns. Heartwarming, enlightening, and sometimes tough in all the right ways, these poems have now been translated to reach a modern audience
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Weingast, Matty
Dewey number
294.3/8232
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Weingast, Matty
  • Anandabodhi, Bhikkhuni
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  • Buddhist poetry
  • Pali poetry
Target audience
adult
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poems of the early Buddhist nuns
Label
The first free women : poems of the early Buddhist nuns, Matty Weingast [translator], foreword by Bhikkhuni Anandabodhi
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Publication
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Includes indexes
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 137 pages
Isbn
9781611807769
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2019013712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
Other physical details
illustration
Label
The first free women : poems of the early Buddhist nuns, Matty Weingast [translator], foreword by Bhikkhuni Anandabodhi
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 137 pages
Isbn
9781611807769
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2019013712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration

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