History in the Making: The First Step Toward Full Ordination for Tibetan Buddhist Nuns
March 11, 2017
Bodh Gaya, Bihar, India
The categories of masculine and feminine are often treated as if they were eternal truths. But they are not. They have no objective reality. Because gender is a concept, it is a product of our mind and has no absolute existence that is separate from the mind that conceives of it. Gender categories are not inherently real in and of themselves.