BDK 2020 Fellowships - Applications Open

Each year BDK International awards several fellowships to enable researches to engage in research in Buddhism while in Japan. Applications are now open for 2020 and will be due December 2, 2019.

BDK America Cultural Classes through End of 2019

Ikebana classes continue as scheduled through 2019. Tea and Yoga classes are on hiatus to resume in 2020. 

Classes Are in Session

All  of our classes in Ikebana, the Way of Tea, and Yoga are now back in regular session.

The Teaching of Buddha Books for Sale and PDFs for Free

Moraga, California – UPDATED June 22, 2019. BDK America announces the reopening of its catalog of over 50 editions of The Teaching of Buddha

Learning the Wisdom of Enlightenment

Moraga, California – June 14, 2019.

Early Summer Schedule for Local Classes

All of our classes will be taking a break in June 2019, with Ikebana to resume in July and Tea and Yoga in August.

Audio Recording of Sutra of Infinite Meaning

Dharma Friend Ryan Everett Tkac is a devoted student of the sutras. As part of his devotions he has recorded this recitation of The Sutra of Infinite Meanings in the MP3 format. 

Temporary Hold on Print Orders of "The Teaching of Buddha"

UPDATE: BDK America is temporarily closing part of its website to allow for updates and maintenance. 

Now Available for Download: "The Teaching of Buddha"

All at no charge. Individuals are now able to download their own PDF of The Teaching of Buddha any time and anywhere.

Ikebana Continues in April; All Classes Scheduled in May

Here is the schedule for classes in April and May. Please note that our Yoga and Tea classes are not available in April but will resume in May. Ikebana classes continue through April and May.