Sorry, I do not have access to the articles. Have you checked the publications that appear on the screen after you google “higher ordination”. One of them may give you at least fuller bibliographic particulars.


On Jan 3, 2017, at 8:23 AM, Vanessa Sasson <> wrote:

Thank you for that correction. I tried both but unfortunately my online catalogues don’t have access to either. You don’t have the articles by any chance, do you?



Bhikkhuni Badhra (2001). “Higher Ordination and the Bhikkhuni Order in Sri Lanka,” Dehiwala, Sri Lanka.


Bhikkhuni Badhra (2002). “Higher Ordination that leads to the Eradication of the Defilements,” World Fellowship of Buddhists Review 34.