We are thrilled to share our first publication of 2020! The Miraculous Play of Mañjuśrī presents a series of profound teachings within a rich narrative structure involving a beautiful courtesan’s daughter, Suvarṇottamaprabhāśrī. Read more »
Have you ever wondered what is the Tibetan Buddhist Canon, why is it important and how is 84000 translating it? Join John Canti to find out more. The talk will take place in Berlin on December 15, 2019, 7pm. All are welcome! Read more »
Watch our interview with self-described “east coast Jew,” Larry Mermelstein, who through a series of causes, conditions, and circumstances went from reading the Torah to translating the sūtras. Read more »
The last thing we want to do is make translations that are objects of reverence but are not used. We must use our translations in study and practice. These words, spoken by Dzogchen Pönlop Rinpoche at the 2009 conference that … Read more »
The Question of Kṣemaṅkara contains a teaching given by Buddha Śākyamuni to the Śākya youth Kṣemaṅkara, in response to a question he poses about the qualities of bodhisattvas and how to develop such qualities. Read more »
JOB VACANCY : Editors 84000 – Translating the Words of the Buddha formally invites applications for the full-time contract position of Editor, starting from November 2019. The primary purpose of the Editor is to evaluate the work of the translators … Read more »
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