གསར་འགྱུར།

ཚོགས་པའི་གནས་ཚུལ་གསར་ཤོས།

Indian Partners and Their Collections

BDRC has always been a collaborative enterprise; indeed, our work digitizing and disseminating Buddhist literature around the world would not be possible without our partners. From the very beginning, our founder Gene Smith always worked together with lamas, publishers, and scholars to preserve, reprint, digitize,...

Search Me!

Search is how most of our users interact with our library and database. As fast and intuitive as the search on BUDA is, we continue to refine and improve it in order to offer our users the most seamless search experience.  So we are happy to share the news that BUDA's search has been updated with three useful new features, developed based on feedback from our users.

Tibetan Search Enhancements: Part 2

A major update to BDRC's search engine was released in 2014 and today we are releasing a second major improvement to the search engine.

BUDA search box

BUDA Demo Now Online

BDRC's Executive Director Dr. Jann Ronis and technical lead Élie Roux present an online demo of our new website and library platform, the Buddhist Digital Archives (BUDA), providing tips and tricks for the new user. 

BUDA: Buddhist Digital Archives

Job Posting: BDRC Seeks Fellow in Southeast Asian Manuscripts

With generous support from Khyentse Foundation, the Buddhist Digital Resource Center invites applications for a fellowship in Southeast Asian manuscripts, to begin 1 January 2021.

Pali manuscript in Burmese script

The BUDA Network: Creating a Web of Buddhist Resources

With libraries and archives closed around the world, the value of BDRC's online platform has gained new significance as the most comprehensive collection of Buddhist writings in classical Asian languages.

manuscript of the Mañjuśrīnāmasaṃgīti digitized in Kathmandu under the auspices of the Endangered Archives Programme at the British Library

ཐའེ་ལན་དུ་རྟེན་གཞི་བྱས་པའི་ནང་བསྟན་དཔེ་ཚོགས་ལྟེ་གནས།

ཕྱི་ལོ་༢༠༡༦ ནས་བཟུང་། ནང་བསྟན་དཔེ་ཚོགས་ལྟེ་གནས་ཀྱིས་ཏ་ལའི་ལོ་མའི་ཐེབས་རྩ་ཁང་དང་མཉམ་འབྲེལ་གྱིས་ཁོང་ཚོས་འཚོལ་བསྡུ་བྱས་པའི་འཇིག་ཉེན་ཆེ་བའི་ཏ་ལའི་ལོ་བྲིས་མའི་ནང་བསྟན་དཔེ་ཆ་རྣམས་ཉར་སྲུང་བྱས་དང་བྱེད་མུས་སུ་མཆིས།

The Kagyu Tradition

Today we're featuring new acquisitions of texts from the Kagyu School of Tibetan Buddhism. BDRC founder Gene Smith championed Kagyu literary heritage and had fruitful relations with many Kagyu lamas.

Some of Gene's personal notebooks about Kagyu history and literature

Indian Partners and Their Collections

BDRC has always been a collaborative enterprise; indeed, our work digitizing and disseminating Buddhist literature around the world would not be possible without our partners. From the very beginning, our founder Gene Smith always worked together with lamas, publishers, and scholars to preserve, reprint, digitize,...

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Search Me!

Search is how most of our users interact with our library and database. As fast and intuitive as the search on BUDA is, we continue to refine and improve it in order to offer our users the most seamless search experience.  So we are happy to share the news that BUDA's search has been updated with three useful new features, developed based on feedback from our users.

Search-by-date-results

Tibetan Search Enhancements: Part 2

A major update to BDRC's search engine was released in 2014 and today we are releasing a second major improvement to the search engine.

BUDA search box

BUDA Demo Now Online

BDRC's Executive Director Dr. Jann Ronis and technical lead Élie Roux present an online demo of our new website and library platform, the Buddhist Digital Archives (BUDA), providing tips and tricks for the new user. 

BUDA: Buddhist Digital Archives

Job Posting: BDRC Seeks Fellow in Southeast Asian Manuscripts

With generous support from Khyentse Foundation, the Buddhist Digital Resource Center invites applications for a fellowship in Southeast Asian manuscripts, to begin 1 January 2021.

Pali manuscript in Burmese script

The BUDA Network: Creating a Web of Buddhist Resources

With libraries and archives closed around the world, the value of BDRC's online platform has gained new significance as the most comprehensive collection of Buddhist writings in classical Asian languages.

manuscript of the Mañjuśrīnāmasaṃgīti digitized in Kathmandu under the auspices of the Endangered Archives Programme at the British Library

ཐའེ་ལན་དུ་རྟེན་གཞི་བྱས་པའི་ནང་བསྟན་དཔེ་ཚོགས་ལྟེ་གནས།

ཕྱི་ལོ་༢༠༡༦ ནས་བཟུང་། ནང་བསྟན་དཔེ་ཚོགས་ལྟེ་གནས་ཀྱིས་ཏ་ལའི་ལོ་མའི་ཐེབས་རྩ་ཁང་དང་མཉམ་འབྲེལ་གྱིས་ཁོང་ཚོས་འཚོལ་བསྡུ་བྱས་པའི་འཇིག་ཉེན་ཆེ་བའི་ཏ་ལའི་ལོ་བྲིས་མའི་ནང་བསྟན་དཔེ་ཆ་རྣམས་ཉར་སྲུང་བྱས་དང་བྱེད་མུས་སུ་མཆིས།

Budhist Digital Resource Center tests new digitization equipment

The Kagyu Tradition

Today we're featuring new acquisitions of texts from the Kagyu School of Tibetan Buddhism. BDRC founder Gene Smith championed Kagyu literary heritage and had fruitful relations with many Kagyu lamas.

Some of Gene's personal notebooks about Kagyu history and literature