The Bhiksuni skandhaka contains the account of Ananda asking the Buddha to allow ordination for women and describes the ordination procedure for nuns. It also lists the eight guru-dharmas, as well as the sramaneri(ka) and siksamana precepts. Both parts of the chapter are included in a single file.

Bhiksuni Skandhaka 比丘尼 English only 英譯版 | bilingual 中英對照版

Updated 1/24/2015 – With thanks to Ven. Tathaaloka and Ven. Chodron for helpful comments!

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