Ashoka Outreach

Ashoka Outreach

For many years, the Ashoka Grant program has been the main channel between KF and the Buddhist public in need of support. Any person or organization engaged in a project to promote Buddhist study or practice can apply for an Ashoka Grant, and the program helps us...
Academic Development in the West

Academic Development in the West

Participants  Dr. Imre Hamar speaking at the founding ceremony of the Department of Buddhist and Tibetan Studies at ELTE in May 2019. Another way in which KF supports Buddhist “child” countries is through strengthening the academic study of Buddhism so that Buddhist...
Children’s Book Award Impact

Children’s Book Award Impact

Carolyn Kanjuro, winner of the first KF Children’s Book Prize, reflects on how the award has impacted her, along with what it’s been like to work with Bala Kids. KF: What inspired you to write your story for children? What did you hope to accomplish...

Second Khyentse Foundation Children’s Book Prize

2019 Theme: Stories that Teach Foundational Buddhist Topics After a successful competition in 2017, Khyentse Foundation and Bala Kids are again teaming up to offer the Khyentse Foundation Children’s Book Prize for best Buddhist manuscript for children. Khyentse...