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.)
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.
Rev. Numata was the son of Rev. Dr.
BDK America confirms the ongoing success of its classes inthe Japanese Art of Flower Arranging (Ikebana). "Classes are well attended and the students really enjoy them," says Brian Nagata, Director of Programs.
The class is designed to bring meaningul growth for beginning students, and students may join in easily.
Join at Any Time
The yoga postures (asanas) of this class will tone and stretch the body at a pace appropriate for you. The classes begin with breathing exercises to calm and balance the body and mind, followed by Sun Salutations and basic postures to build up your strength and flexibility and endurance. The class ends with 10 minutes' meditation on the mat or in a chair.
This yoga asana practice will help you sit comfortably for you meditation or simply for your relaxation. Meditation may be hard in terms of quieting our minds, but it should never be hard on the body.
Boon to Scholars of Buddhism
PDF Downloads of many of the volumes in the BDK English Tripiṭaka Series
BDK America Japanese Arts & Culture Classes
Discovering the Japanese Way of Tea for Child and Parent
Part I, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Tea ceremony workshop for child and parent
A Spark of Buddhist Wisdom
We Want You to Have a Copy of The Teaching of Buddha
Since the 1980s, BDK America has been able to supply free copies of The Teaching of Buddha to people who request it, in almost every case, with the primary restriction that we would be sending it to a mailing or shipping address in the continental United States.
BDK America Temporarily Halts Taking New Orders
Decision Affects Free Resources Only
Good News Creates Customer Inconvenience