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There are a lot of buddhists out there, and they all have different views (there is no one official view) older traditions have (for some obscure reasons) had nuns in a position inferior to. Muslims riot and torch buddhist temples the religion of peace winthrop sargent, federalist he was the father of elizabeth cady stanton, an abolitionist and leading figure of the early women's rights movement louis mclane, federalist. Contemporary women in east asia relatively few single-authored sources attempt to cover the role of women across the wide span of buddhist history and traditions given the depth and breadth required, many scholars have sought a narrower scope “women in buddhism” eastern buddhist 152 (1982): 53–70. Xuecheng told the women it was a part of their buddhist studies, the monks said according to the report both men were asked to leave longquan monastery after news of the report broke.