CD Audiobook of "The Teaching of Buddha"

                      Listen to The Teaching of Buddha

UPDATE: NOW OUT OF PRINT. With apologies, we distributed all available copies in the Summer of 2017 and the item is no longer in print. 

Volume II Completes Collection for Propagation

Moraga, Calif. March 23, 2017. BDK America announces publication and availability of The Collection for the Propagation and Clarification of Buddhism, Volume II.

The volume includes the final seven fascicles (8-14) of this important work, Taishō 2102, and completes the work. (Volume I includes fascicles 1-7.)

Passing of a Great Friend of Buddhism

We were deeply saddened to receive the news from BDK Japan that Rev. Toshihide Numata, Chairman of Bukkyō Dendō Kyōkai, passed away on February 16, 2017 in Tokyo. He was 84 years old.

NEW: A Buddhist Saying Each Day of the Month

A Spark of Buddhist Wisdom

Photo Exhibit Completes Successful Run and Extension

Thanks to All Who Attended

Photo Exhibition Featuring the Words of Buddha and the Landscape of India

Flyer for Words of Buddha - Scenes of India Exhibition

The Words of Buddha Come Alive When Paired with Photos of Scenic India

UPDATED 12/4/16: Photo Exhibition: Words of Buddha and the Landscape of India

Just Released: Vol. 2 of Canonical Book from Mahayana Canon

Our latest publication in the BDK English Tripiṭaka Series—the much-anticipated installment in the translation of the collection of the Buddha's longer sutras.

Announced: 2016 Toshihide Numata Book Award Winner

Moraga, CA - Sept. 21 2016.  We are sharing the below press release from the Center for Buddhist Studies at the University of California, Berkeley regarding the 2016 Toshihide Numata award. The award, sponsored by Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai and adminstered by the Center, is presented each year to an outstanding book in any area of Buddhist studies.