Free Copies of "The Teaching of Buddha"

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.

Thanks for Huge Number of Orders!

BDK America Temporarily Halts Taking New Orders

Decision Affects Free Resources Only

Good News Creates Customer Inconvenience

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

NEW! Special Tea Workshops for Parent and Child

BDK America Announces Special Tea Workshops for Parent and Child

Our popular workshops in the Way of Tea continue through the fall and winter months, conducted at our Berkeley location, including our first ever workshops focused on the relationship between parent and child.

Here is the latest information on our Way of Tea workshops.

Discovering the Way of Tea: Fall and Winter 2016

BDK America Announces Schedule, Provides Flyer for Download, for Latest Tea Workshops

Our popular workshops in the Way of Tea continue through the fall and winter months, conducted at our Berkeley location.

We are happy to announce two collections of workshops.

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.