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Buddhist Studies receives gift of complete 150 volume Xuzangjing 續藏經

September 2012

Friends of the Chang family gather with Robert Sharf after installing the collection in the Numata Buddhist Studies Library

Friends of the Chang family gather with Robert Sharf after installing the collection in the Numata Buddhist Studies Library.

BERKELEY - The Buddhist studies program at UCB is pleased to announce an extraordinary gift from Mr. Po Shin Chang and Mrs. Victoria G. Y. Chang, of Walnut Creek, CA. The gift of the complete 150 volume Xuzangjing 續藏經 (a major East Asian Buddhist canonical collection), along with the two bookcases specially designed to hold the collection, is now housed in the Numata Buddhist Studies Library in Dwinelle Hall, where it is available to faculty and graduate students pursuing research on Buddhism and the Buddhist textual tradition.