Fire, Earthquakes, floods, and theft threaten Buddhist treasures in monasteries and communities!   image

Fire, Earthquakes, floods, and theft threaten Buddhist treasures in monasteries and communities!

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Since 1970: Preservation of Buddhist Monastery Treasures

We have been working in monasteries since 1970, and are dedicated to Preservation of Buddhist Monastery Treasures.

Our team is currently writing the preservation resource manual, Preservation of Buddhist Treasures Resource will be made available free of charge on-line, including topics of care and preservation for lineage treasures, protection before disaster strikes, and safe recovery in the event of a disaster. The manual will be translated into Chinese, Tibetan, Nepali, Hindi, and Dzongkha. Thank you for your support.

Recent projects include workshops and lectures at UC Berkeley, University of San Francisco, Hong Kong University Buddhist Studies Department, and NYU Shanghai. 2018 included work related to the Sven Hedin thangka collection in Sweden, and Treasure Caretaker Training outreach lectures and workshops in London at the London Buddhist Society and Jamyang Center and lectures for the Rubin Museum of Art and the American Museum of Natural History in New York.

Read about our approach to conservation in this feature article:

https://www.buddhistdoor.net/features/buddhistdoor-view-a-devotional-approach-to-preserving-buddhisms-treasures

Your donation makes a difference to our monk and nun treasure caretakers!!!