Women and Buddhism

Elevating Our Voices

Interest in the role of women in Buddhism is experiencing a renaissance. And while there may be frustration, grief and rage about historical gender inequity in Buddhism, we can use Buddhist methodologies to transform these challenging emotions into greater compassion and wisdom.

Planet Dharma- Catherine Pawasarat

About Sensei

Catherine Pawasarat Sensei, a contemporary dharma teacher, attendant, consort, co-teacher via Planet Dharma and co-founder of Clear Sky Retreat Center shares her unique views, experience, and practices regarding this contemporary and planetary Triple Gem.

In this video, Catherine Pawasarat Sensei shares her personal experience as a female Buddhist practitioner and how we can adapt and shift our traditional perceptions of gender.

You can also access this same talk through the following Dharma If You Dare podcast episode:

Upcoming Course: Buddhist Women in the 2020s

Want to go deeper in your exploration of women and gender in Buddhism? Join Catherine Pawasarat Sensei on her upcoming self-study online course.

Recorded during her 3-day weekend workshop with the Menla Institute in 2021, this inspiring series of talks and reflections is currently being converted into an online course that you will be able to work through at your own pace.

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Women in Buddhism

by Catherine Pawasarat Sensei | Online Course Free Sample

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