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BDK branches throughout the world have distributed over nine million free copies of The Teaching of Buddha, a basic compilation of Buddhist teachings, in over 60 countries.  Worldwide distribution is made possible by the fact that BDK has translated the Teaching of Buddha into more than 46 different languages.  BDK also sponsors Numata Programs in Buddhist Studies at 17 different universities throughout the world.  For a complete list of BDK branches, see below.


Local: BDK America
Mail: 1675 School Street, Moraga, CA 94556-1118, USA
Tel.: (925) 388-0067; Fax: (925) 388-0331
E-mail: [email protected] 

BDK Hawaii
1757 Algaroba Street, Honolulu, HI 96826-2502
Tel.: (808) 942-1511; Fax: (808) 942-2622
E-mail: [email protected]

BDK Canada
C/o Mitutoyo Canada Inc.
2121 Meadowvale Blvd., Mississauga, ONT L5N 5N1 Canada
Tel.: (905) 821-1261; Fax: (905) 821-4968
E-mail: [email protected]

Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai de México A.C.
Asociación Promotora de Budismo
Prolongación Eugenia No. 17, Colonia Napóles
Delegación Benitos Juarez, CDMX, C.P. 03810 MÉXICO
Tel.: +52 (55) 5669-1088
E-mail: [email protected]

BDK South America
A/c Mitutoyo Sul America Ltda.
Rodovia Índio Tibiriçá 1555, BAIRRO RAFFO
Tel.: +55 (11) 5643-0006; Fax: +55 (11) 5641-3745
E-mail: [email protected]

BDK Europe
Eko-Haus der Japanischen Kultur e.V.
Bruggener Weg 6
40547 Dusseldorf, GERMANY
Tel.: +49 (211) 577918-0; Fax: +49 (211) 577918-219
Email: [email protected]

BDK United Kingdom
C/o Mitutoyo (UK), Ltd. Joule Road, West Point
Business Park, Andover, Hants, SP10 3UX
Tel.: +44 1264-353123; Fax: +44 1264-354883
Email: [email protected]

BDK Asia, Ltd. Singapore
c/o Mitutoyo Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.
24 Kallang Avenue, Mitutoyo Building
Singapore, 339415, SINGAPORE
Tel: +65 6294-2211 Fax: +65 6299-6666
Email: [email protected]/

BDK Taiwan
4F., No. 71, Zhouzi St. Neihu Dist.
Taipei City 114, TAIWAN (R.O.C.)
Tel.: +886(2)5573-5913; Fax: +886(2) 8752-3267
Email: [email protected]

Bukkyō Dendō Kyōkai Japan
3-14, Shiba, 4-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan 108-0014
Tel.: (03) 3455-5851; Fax: (03) 3798-2758
E-mail: [email protected]

To find the appropriate regional office, consider these options based on which publication you are interested in:

  • To purchase print volumes in the BDK English Tripitaka Translation series, BDK America and BDK Japan are the only offices set up to sell them.
  • To purchase print copies of The Teaching of Buddha for shipment outside the continental United States, please contact the nearest regional office listed above.

Please note also that BDK works with selected partners in the distribution of the BDK English Tripitaka Translation series. Two major partners are and Hawai’i University Press. (Free PDFs of most publications can be downloaded on this BDK America website.)