BDK News


Announcement of 2021 BDK Fellowship for Japanese Scholars

Application of 2021 BDK Fellowship for Japanese Scholars is available now. For more information, please look at the below link:

BDK fellowship for Japanese Scholars


Announcement of availability of downloading “The Teaching of Buddha” (Revised Esperanto and Dutch versions).

Revised Esperanto and Dutch versions of “The Teaching of Buddha” are downloadable now.

Download from here: TTOB download page


Notice of BDK Office Hours and Book Orders

Because of the declaration of a state of emergency for COVID-19, BDK Japan’s office hours will be 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday except on holidays. This will be the same during the “Golden Week” holiday. However, we may close the office due to the COVID-19 situation.

BDK Japan will close the office on Wednesday, April 30 and Thursday, May 1st.
Thank you for your understanding.

Although BDK online shopping service is available as usual, the shipments of orders from Friday, April 24 to Wednesday, May 6 will be after May 8. Please understand that our shipping operation has been slowed due to the COVID-19 regulations affecting shipping service.


Announcement of Office Hours Change due to Prevention of COVID-19 Infection

We changed our office hours to prevent further infection of COVID-19 on March 30, 2020. Our current office hours are 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

Thank you for your understanding.


Mahāpiṭaka, Newsletter New Series No. 25, has been published.

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The 2020 BDK Fellowship application materials are now available online for download.

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