22-27 April : Nicole Glattli from Switzerland
17 May : Group of 3 participants from King Prajadhipok’s Institute interviewed Ven.Dhammananda for their research on
Discrimination: Issues on Bhikkhuni Ordination in Thailand.
22 May : Asst.Prof.Dr.Pisittha Vongswasdi from WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management, Germany interviewed
Ven.Dhammananda for her research interests regarding gender issues within Buddhism context.
31 May – 7 June : Ashley Eberlein from USA
2 June : Group of 11 students from St.Mary’s College of Maryland, USA
7 June : Bhadant Dipankar Mahathera and Bhikkhu Deepratan from Buddha Vihar Sadha Kendra, KanPur, India