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I have included here books, articles and videos by and about womxn. There are hundreds of titles for further exploration of Buddhist inquiry and study.



– Stars at Dawn: Forgotten Stories of Women in the Buddha’s Life. Wendy Garling
– World as Lover, World as Self. Joanna Macy
– The Hidden Lamp. Caplow/Moon ed.
– Being Nobody, Going Nowhere. Ayya Khema
– Everyday Zen. Charlotte Joko Beck
– Dipa Ma: The Life and Legacy of a Buddhist Master. Amy Schmidt
– Daughters of Emptiness: Poems of Chinese Buddhist Nuns. Beata Grant
– Loving-Kindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness. Sharon Salzberg
– Stumbling Toward Enlightenment. Geri Larkin
– The First Free Women: Poems of the Early Buddhist Nuns. Matty Weingast
– Meetings With Remarkable Women: Buddhist Teachers in America. Lenore Friedman
– Many books by Pema Chodron




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