Ellison Banks Findly

Ellison Banks Findly is Professor of Religion and Asian Studies at Trinity College. She is the author and editor of several works including Nur Jahan: Empress of Mughal India and Women, Religion and Social Change. She lives in Wethersfield, Connecticut.

Books by this Author

Throughout Buddhism's history, women have been hindered in their efforts to actualize the fullness of their spiritual lives; they face more obstacles to reaching full ordination, have fewer opportunities to cultivate advanced practice, and receive diminished recognition for their spiritual accomplishments. Here, a diverse array of scholars, activists, and practitioners explore how women have always managed to sustain a vital place for themselves within the tradition and continue to bring about...