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It’s all about the… Access!

Three new features in our Reading Room integrate our texts with better technologies that help readers get the most out of the sūtras.
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Pop-Up Commentary on “Teaching the Relative and Ultimate Truths”

Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche gives spontaneous commentary to “Teaching the Relative and Ultimate Truths.”
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Cutting, Carving, and Communicating: Efforts of Past & Present Translators

Huang Jing Rui, Executive Director of 84000, invites supporters to remember the immense hardship endured by translators of the past.
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Questions for a Not-So-Old Lady

Meet 84000 translator Yangchen Dolkar Tsatultsang, one of the few female Tibetan sūtra translators in the world.
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Adopting and Adapting an Already Published Translation

John Canti, 84000 Editorial Chair, shares his thoughts about the unique challenges of working with a well-established existing translation.
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Robert Thurman on The Sūtra of the Teaching of Vimalakīrti

Meet translator Robert Thurman and learn about his decades-long relationship with “The Sūtra of the Teaching of Vimalakīrti.”
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The Sūtra on Dependent Arising

Review the concept of Dependent Arising and explore the reflections on the experience of translating “The Sūtra on Dependent Arising.”
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84000 Interview of Mingyur Rinpoche

View Mingyur Rinpoche’s thoughts on the importance of translating Buddhist texts into English in his recent interview with 84000.
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Support by Spreading the Word

Rinpoche thanks supporters and urges everyone to spread the word: “Please talk about it. Please share our existence. Please share the information.”
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10 New Texts to Celebrate Launch

The new Reading Room contains 10 newly published translations, including two important sutras featuring encounters between Buddha and Maitreya.
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