The following article is from the Summer, 1999 issue of the Snow Lion Newsletter and is for historical reference only. You can see this in context of the original newsletter here.

6th International Conference on Buddhist Women

Women as Peace Makers Lumbini, Nepal February 1 to 7, 2000


Sakyadhita's continuing mission is the empowerment of Buddhist women in their quest to transform their lives, their communities, and contribute to peace in the world. The 6th International Conference on Buddhist Women in Lumbini, Nepal, February 1-7,2000 continues this mission, with a focus on meditation, workshops and discussion on creating personal peace and a healthy, peaceful environment for humanity.

The conference program includes:

*Understanding Women in Buddhist Cultures

*Women's Health in Buddhist Community

*Women for a Peaceful MillenniumLearning Peace Building Skills

*Paths to EnlightenmentFamily and Monastery

*Leadership and EmpowermentPractical Skills

For further information, contact: Sakyadhita: International Association of Buddhist Women

1143 Piikoi Palace, Honolulu, HI 96815 USA

Fax: (808)944-7070 (ET)

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