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The woman who raised the Buddha : the extraordinary life of Mahāprajāpatī / Wendy Garling.

Garling, Wendy, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.

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Burlington Public Library 294.363 GARLING 2021 39851001588400 New Non-fiction Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781611806694
  • ISBN: 1611806690
  • Physical Description: xvi, 256 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Boulder, Colorado : Shambhala, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
"The first English-language, general-audience study of MahāpajāpatīGotamī, the stepmother and maternal aunt of the Buddha who, according to the Buddhist tradition, became the first bhikkhuni (Buddhist nun)"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Mahāpajāpātī Gotamī.
Gautama Buddha > Family.
Gautama Buddha.
Mahāpajāpātī Gotamī
Buddhist women > Biography.
RELIGION / Buddhism / General.
Buddhist women.
Genre: Biographies.

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