Huge Wave of Orders in a Single Day -- Taking a Pause

BDK America Temporarily Halts Taking New Orders

Decision Affects Free Resources Only

Apologies for the Inconvenience

Classes through December

BDK America Class Schedules Updated through December 2018

We're happy to share times and dates for local classes through the end of 2018 for your planning purposes. 

2018 Toshihide Numata Book Award in Buddhism

Congratulations to Dr. Roy Tzohar for his book, A Yogācāra Buddhist Theory of Metaphor, awarded the 2018 Toshihide Numata Book Award in Buddhism.

NOW READY: Vol. III of "Canonical Book of the Buddha's Lengthy Discourses"

Taisho 1 is now complete with the publication of the third and final volume. 

BDK America's 40 Years of Dharma

FORTY YEARS AGO, BDK America began as the first overseas affiliate of Bukkyō Dendō Kyōkai.

See how we celebrated the milestone with a special Buddhist service and reception.

Special Event: Translating Buddhist Texts

The Making of an English Buddhist Canon

 

All Volumes in BDK English Tripitaka Available as PDFs

Our Complete Tripitaka Catalog Available for Free Download

 

Orders for Free Products Currently on Hold

Decision Affects Free Resources Only

Apologies for the Inconvenience

BDK Japan Shares eBook Versions of Popular Booklets

Suitable for All Web Devices Including Your Phone

Now from the international headquarters of Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai (BDK) come online ebooks of some popular booklets. including Messages from the Buddha, its version in Japanese (Buda no Oshie), and its Guide to Buddhism in Japan

Just Released: Brahmā's Net Sutra

Moraga, Calif. October 19, 2017. BDK America announces publication and immediate availability of The Brahmā's Net Sutra, translated by A. Charles Muller and Kenneth K. Tanaka.