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by aspiring_sotapanna
Fri Dec 08, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Selecting a Sri Lanka Monastery for Ordination
Replies: 7
Views: 1055

Re: Selecting a Sri Lanka Monastery for Ordination

Hello paul 1. Thanks for elaborating the NUA timeline for ordination. It gives me a brief idea of what to expect at NUA, atleast during the initial months. Also I am not worried about getting a strict training per se. Although I would like to establish myself according to Vinaya guidelines, I would ...
by aspiring_sotapanna
Fri Dec 08, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Selecting a Sri Lanka Monastery for Ordination
Replies: 7
Views: 1055

Re: Selecting a Sri Lanka Monastery for Ordination

SarathW : Indeed I am intending to visit the monasteries before oradining. I was under the impression that a tourist visa cannot be upgraded to residency visa in Sri Lanka and I would like to avoid taking multiple trips. So if I could get an entry visa in the first place, I would definitely go for ...
by aspiring_sotapanna
Thu Dec 07, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Selecting a Sri Lanka Monastery for Ordination
Replies: 7
Views: 1055

Selecting a Sri Lanka Monastery for Ordination

Hello My name is Pankaj, 26 yo from India. I wish to ordain in Theravada monastery in Sri Lanka. I have narrowed down my options to: a. Na Uyana Aranya b. Mithrigala Nissarana Vanaya. Now I have three concerns here that I would very much like to be addressed before proceeding. 1. As per suggestions ...