Translation of Canonical Literature

Bookshelves of one of our fellow students
Bookshelves of one of our fellow students.

The teaching of Buddha is a way to attain true peace in mind and freedom. Of these teachings only a very small portion have been translated into modern languages. Due to the rapid decline in knowledge of classical languages and in the number of qualified scholars, we are in danger of losing this cultural heritage and spiritual legacy.

Canonical literature in Chinese.
Canonical literature in Chinese.

Great Enlightenment Buddhist Institute Society aims to translate the words of Buddha into modern languages. In the initial phase of this project, the emphasis will be on translation into Chinese.