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Class Schedule for October and November

We're happy to share times and dates for local classes through the end of summer and into the fall. New series of classes in both Yoga and Tea start in September! Learn more about our classes and how to join here.

Schedule through October 2018

We've updated the schedule of our local classes for ikebana, tea, and yoga, through October. Join us as convenient in Berkeley or Moraga.

Vol. III of Canonical Texts Now in Free PDF

With Volume III of The Canonical Book of the Buddha's Lengthy Discourses now available for download in PDF form, once again the entire  BDK English Tripitaka series is just a click away for Buddhist scholars around the world.

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.

Class Schedule for August and September

We're happy to share times and dates for local classes through the end of summer and into the fall. New series of classes in both Yoga and Tea start in September! Learn more about our classes and how to join here.

Classes through August 2018

We're happy to share times and dates for local classes as the Summer continues.

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. 

Ikebana Now at Alameda Obon Festival

On July 21, Ikebana Now studio provided arrangements for the Obon Fetival at the Buddhist Temple of Alameda. As soon as we get photos we'll post them here; in the meanwhile here are photos from last year.

BDK America Classes through July 2018

We're happy to share times and dates for local classes into the first full month of Summer. See our July Schedule for classes at Moraga and Berkeley for the Way of Tea and Yoga/Gentle Meditation, plus information about the upcoming Ikebana show July 21 at the Alameda Buddhist Temple in concjunction with their Obon Festival.

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.