Thursday, June 14, 2007

ORDINATIONS AT GUHYALOKA - JUNE 2007

ORDINATIONS AT GUHYALOKA - JUNE 2007

The following men were privately ordained during the first two weeks of June and P
publicly ordained at Guhyaloka on June 11th 2007:

Victor Vincent from East London becomes Appamadin (Appamaadin) - 'One who is mindful, guarded, vigilant, watchful'
(Private Preceptor: Saddhaloka, Public Preceptor: Manjuvajra).

Bill Horton from Aryaloka, USA becomes Narottama - 'The Best of Men', also an epithet of the Buddha
(Private Preceptor: Manjuvajra, Public Preceptor: Dhammarati)

Rob Haworth from Norwich becomes, Alokadhara (Aalokadhaara) - 'Light Bearer'
(Private Preceptor: Arthapriya, Public Preceptor: Saddhaloka)

Norbert Rothe from Berlin becomes Karunada (Karunaada) - 'He who gives Compassion'
(Private Preceptor: Sona, Public Preceptor: Saddhaloka)

Peter Cohen from Cambridge becomes Prajnapriya (Prajnyaapriya) - 'He who is devoted to Wisdom' or ' 'He who is loved by the Five Female Buddhas' (Private Preceptor: Vessantara, Public Preceptor: Saddhaloka )

Julian Ryall from Cambridge becomes Yashodaka (Yashodaaka) ' The daka whose sphere is the Beautiful'
(Private Preceptor: Arthapriya, Public Preceptor: Saddhaloka)

Andrew Trotman from the Isle of Wight becomes Palaka (Paalaka) - 'He who cherishes, protects and nurtures'
(Private Preceptor: Maitreyabandhu, Public Preceptor: Saddhaloka)

Alban Leigh from East London becomes Vidyadaka (Vidyaadaaka) - ' Daka of appreciative, discriminating Wisdom'
(Private Preceptor: Maitreyabandhu, Public Preceptor: Saddhaloka)

David Essex from Cambridge becomes Manjurava (Manjuraava) - 'Gentle song or roar'
(Private Preceptor: Arthapriya, Public Preceptor: Manjuvajra)

Jarrod Lovett from North London becomes Ananta - 'Limitless, boundless, endless', a name of the naga king Muchalinda
(Private Preceptor: Vessantara, Public Preceptor: Dhammarati)

Sean Boland from Dublin becomes Vajrashura - 'Vajra hero'
(Private Preceptor: Kulananda, Public Preceptor: Saddhaloka)


Sadhu Sadhu Sadhu!

1 Comments:

Anonymous Rupadarshin said...

Manjurava! Excellent news. A great name for a lovely guy.
Rupadarshin

28/6/07  

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