Jigme Wangchuk Llhamo, a 19-year-old Buddhist nun, performs at the Trust Conference in London. Photo: Thomson Reuters Foundation Jigme Wangchuk Llhamo, a 19-year-old Buddhist nun, performs at the Trust Conference in London. Photo: Thomson Reuters Foundation
Jigme Wangchuk Llhamo, a 19-year-old Buddhist nun, performs at the Trust Conference in London. Photo: Thomson Reuters Foundation
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In London, Buddhist kung fu nuns show how they are teaching Indian woman to fight off sexual predators

The Drukpa lineage is the only female order in the patriarchal Buddhist monastic system where nuns have equal status to monks

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Jigme Wangchuk Llhamo, a 19-year-old Buddhist nun, performs at the Trust Conference in London. Photo: Thomson Reuters Foundation Jigme Wangchuk Llhamo, a 19-year-old Buddhist nun, performs at the Trust Conference in London. Photo: Thomson Reuters Foundation
Jigme Wangchuk Llhamo, a 19-year-old Buddhist nun, performs at the Trust Conference in London. Photo: Thomson Reuters Foundation
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