Translation Teams

84000 awards project-specific grants to teams of translators, editors, and consultants in order to facilitate the efficient translation of texts in the Tibetan Buddhist Canon. These teams are external grantees of 84000 whose work is considered integral to the fulfillment of our vision.

Abhidhanottara Translation Project

  • Dr. David B. Gray
  • Peter-Daniel Szanto
  • Shaman Hatley
  • Olga Serbaeva

Adam Pearcey

  • Dr. Adam Pearcey

Alexander Csoma de Kőrös Translation Group

  • Zsuzsa Majer
  • Krisztina Teleki
  • Beáta Kakas
  • Karma Dorje (Rabjampa)

Ali Kali Translation Group

  • Zsuzsa Majer
  • Karma Dorje (Rabjampa)
  • William Dewey

Anne Burchardi and team

  • Dr. Anne Burchardi
  • Tulku Dakpa Rinpoche
  • Dr. Ulrich Pagel

Annie Bien and team

  • Annie Bien
  • Geshe Dorji Damdul
  • Dr. Paul Hackett
  • Dr. Robert Thurman
  • Dr. Shrikant Bahulkar
  • Dr. Bo Jiang
  • Leslie Kriesel
  • Dr. Marcus Bingenheimer
  • David Mellins, Dr.
  • Robert Beer
  • Khyongla Rato Rinpoche
  • Anming Karrer-Bien
  • Tarini Mehta
  • Ven. Yeshe Choedup
  • Dr. Lozang Jamspal

Bhaiṣajyavastu Translation Team

  • Shayne Clarke
  • Gregory Schopen
  • Masahiro Shimoda
  • Dr. Fumi Yao

Blazing Wisdom Translation Group

  • Virginia Blum
  • Khenpo Sonam Tobgyal Rinpoche
  • Tulku Sherdor Rinpoche
  • Meghan Howard
  • Hans Schmidt
  • Geok Hui Loo

Bruno Galasek-Hul and Team

  • Bruno Galasek-Hul
  • Roxanne Sooshani
  • Lama Kunga Thartse Rinpoche
  • Anna Staubly

Buddhavacana Translation Group

  • Gregory Forgues
  • Khenpo Konchok Tamphel
  • Khenpo Mriti
  • Rolf Scheuermann
  • Casey Kemp
  • Dennis Johnson
  • Honza Dolensky
  • Xie Zhuoran
  • Khenpo Ngawang Wöser

Dakarnava Translation Project

  • Dr. David B. Gray
  • Olga Serbaeva
  • Doboom Tulku Rinpoche
  • Iain Sinclair
  • Tsunehiko Sugiki

Dr. David Jackson

  • David Jackson, Dr.

Dharmachakra Translation Committee

  • Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche
  • Khenpo Gyaltsen
  • Khenpo Pema Gyaltsen
  • Khenpo Pema Namgyal
  • Khenpo Lodro Rabsal
  • Khenpo Tsondru Sangpo
  • Khenpo Trogpa Tulku
  • Khenpo Urgyen Tenpel
  • Lama Tenzin Sangpo
  • Karma Oser Lama
  • Dr. Andreas Doctor
  • Dr. James Duncan Gentry
  • Dr. Thomas Doctor
  • Ven. Ani Jinpa (Eugenie De Jong)
  • Alex Yiannopoulos
  • Anders Bjornback
  • Anna Zilman
  • Benjamin Collet-Cassart
  • Benjamin Ewing
  • Catherine Dalton
  • Chloe Cramer
  • Daniel Patrick McNamara
  • Guillaume Avertin
  • Heidi Koppl
  • Joseph Mark McClellan
  • Lowell Cook
  • Luke P Hanley
  • Mattia Salvini
  • Miguel Fares Sawaya
  • Nika Jovic
  • Oriane Lavolé
  • Ryan Damron
  • Timothy Hinkle
  • Wiesiek Mical
  • Yanneke Jitta
  • Zachary Beer
  • Cortland Dahl
  • Jon Solomon
  • Hilary Herdman
  • Adam Krug
  • Jordi Roig
  • Michelle J. Sorenson
  • Sarah Evers
  • Nick Schmidt
  • Laura Dainty
  • Joost Palenstijn
  • Ryan Conlon
  • Paul Thomas
  • Tulku Tenzin Rigsang
  • Felin Chung
  • Ana Cristina Lopes

Dharmasagara Translation Group

  • Raktrul Ngawang Kunga Rinpoche (Pema Dorjee)
  • Rebecca Hufen
  • Jason Sanche
  • Shanshan Jia
  • Arne Schelling
  • Sonam Spitz
  • Prof. Harunaga Isaacson

Four Reliances Translations

  • David Rawson
  • Geshe Yama Rinchen
  • Karma Samten
  • Russell Shipman
  • Bjarke Aage
  • Seth Davis

Gangtok Translation Group

  • Thomas Cruijsen
  • Khenpo Chowang
  • Tashi Tenzing

Garchen Buddhist Institute Translation Group

  • H.E. Garchen Rinpoche
  • Ven. Lama Gape
  • Khenpo Könchog Mönlam
  • Khenmo Trinlay Chödrön
  • Ven. Lobsang Norbu Shastri
  • Ven. Könchog Tharchin
  • Khenpo Gawang
  • Khenpo Samdrub
  • Ina Bieler
  • Catherine J. Ondek
  • Dr. Kay Candler
  • Prof. Dr. Sumanapala Galmangoda
  • Ven. Master Jian Deng

Karen Liljenberg and team

  • Dr. Karen Liljenberg
  • Dr. Ulrich Pagel

Karma Gyaltsen Ling

  • Maurizio Pontiggia (Lama Tsering Wangchuk)
  • Chryse Tringos-Allen
  • Dr. Ariadni Gerouki

Kirtimukha Translation Team

  • Laura Goetz
  • Celso Wilkinson
  • L.S. Summer
  • William Giddings
  • Damchoe Wangmo, Lopon

Lhasey Lotsawa Translations

  • Alex Yiannopoulos
  • Lowell Cook
  • Oriane Lavolé
  • Stefan Mang
  • Peter Woods
  • Laura Dainty
  • Ryan Conlon
  • Roger Espel Llima
  • Phakchok Rinpoche

Lochung Translation Committee

  • Cuilan Liu
  • Andrew Francis
  • Jamyang Rinchen

Lokaksi Translator Group

  • Ruth Gamble
  • Harmony DenRonden
  • John Powers
  • Tenzin Ringpapontsang

Mañjughoṣa Translation Project Leipzig

  • Rolf Scheuermann
  • Per Sørensen
  • Stefan Schley
  • Lopön Tsöndrü
  • Lewis Doney

Nalanda Translation Committee

  • Scott Wellenbach
  • Acharya Lama Tenpa Gyaltsen
  • Larry Mermelstein
  • Jacqueline Connaughton
  • Jessie Litven
  • Ryan Jones
  • David Birch
  • Andy Karr
  • Linda Lewis
  • Robert Vogler

The Norwegian Institute of Palaeography and Historical Philology (PHI)

  • Jens Braarvig
  • David Welsh (Śraddhāpa Dharmacārī)
  • Fredrik Liland
  • Andrew Skilton

Padmakara Translation Group

  • Khenpo Pema Sherab
  • Pema Wangyal Rinpoche
  • Jigme Khyentse Rinpoche
  • Dr. John Canti
  • Dr. Gyurme Dorje
  • Charles Hastings
  • Greg Seton
  • Patrick Carré
  • Sangseraima Ujeed

Pema Yeshe De

  • Joaquim Monteiro
  • Giuliano Francesco Proença
  • Leticia Osorio

Peter Roberts and team

  • Dr. Peter Alan Roberts
  • Emily Bower
  • Guilaine Mala
  • Yeshe Tulku
  • Geoff Picus
  • Ling-Lung Chen
  • Ben Gleason
  • Wang Chih Pan

Prof. Peter Skilling

  • Peter Skilling

Ratnaśrī Translation Group

  • Khenpo Konchok Tamphel
  • Dr. Kay Candler
  • His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgön Chetsang
  • Khenpo Konchok Sherab
  • Acharya Shanta Kumar Negi

Robert Mayer and team

  • Dr. Robert Mayer
  • Dr. Cathy Cantwell
  • Khenpo Gyurme Tsultrim
  • Ven. Changling Rinpoche
  • Lopon P. Ogyan Tanzin
  • Lama Kunzang Dorje
  • Prof. Vesna Wallace

Robert Miller and team

  • Robert Miller
  • Diana Finnegan (Ven. Lhundup Damchö)
  • Dr. Fumi Yao
  • Haiyan Hu-von Hinüber
  • Matthew Wuethrich
  • Maurice Ozaine
  • Geshé Tséwang Nyima
  • Geshé Rinchen Ngödrup

Sakya Pandita Translation Group

  • Ven. Khenpo Kalsang Gyaltsen
  • Ven. Dr. Khenpo Ngawang Jorden
  • Rev. Dr. Chodrung Kunga
  • Ven. Lama Jampa Losal
  • Dr. C. Upender Rao
  • Yangchen Dolkar Tsatultsang
  • Ven. Jampa Tenzing Bhutia
  • Ven. Tashi Sangpo
  • Ven. Ngawang Tenzin Gurung
  • Christian Bernert
  • Emma T. Cobb
  • Julia C. Stenzel
  • Ngawang Rinchen Gyaltsen
  • Tsewang Gyaltsen
  • Jamyang Choesang
  • Boyce Teoh
  • Solvej Nielsen
  • Pamela Gayle White
  • Vivian Paganuzzi

Sarasvatī Translation Team

  • Dr. Shenghai Li
  • Zhuo Siyu
  • Steven Rhodes
  • Eleanor Brunnen

Sonam Tsering and team

  • Sonam Tsering
  • Norzin Dolma

Steven Weinberger and team

  • Dr. James Duncan Gentry
  • Steven Weinberger

Subashita Translation Group

  • Benjamin Ewing
  • Lowell Cook

Tenpa Tsering and team

  • Tenpa Tsering
  • Khentrul Gyurme Dorjee
  • Davis A. Baltz

Tibetan Classics Translators Guild of New York

  • Dr. Geshe Lozang Jamspal
  • Kaia Fischer
  • Norman Guberman
  • David R. Kittay
  • Erin Sperry

UCSB Buddhist Studies Translation Group

  • Jake Nagasawa
  • Michael Ium
  • Jed Forman
  • Erdene Baatar Erdene-Ochir
  • Jaakko Takkinen
  • José I.Cabezón

University of Calgary Buddhist Studies

  • James B. Apple Ph.D.
  • Shinobu A. Apple, Ph.D.

University of Toronto

  • Prof. Frances Garrett
  • Khenpo Kunga Sherab
  • Dr. Gareth Sparham
  • Ben Wood
  • Amanda Goodman

University of the West

  • Dr. Joshua Capitanio
  • Victor Gabriel
  • Dr. Miroj Shakya

Vienna Translation Group

  • Klaus-Dieter Mathes
  • Konstantin Brockhausen
  • Susanne Fleischmann
  • Katrin Querl
  • Alexandra Sukhanova
  • Julika Weber
  • Doris Unterthurner

Vikramashila Translation House

  • Meghan Howard
  • Dr. Kay Candler
  • Samantha Hung
  • H.H. the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang
  • Khenpo Nyima Gyaltsen
  • Nubpa Rinpoche
  • Khenpo Konchok Monlam
  • Tracy Howard
  • Ven. Konchog Tharcin
  • Ven. Master Jian Deng

Yangdar Translation Group

  • Lowell Cook
  • Jessica Locke

Ānandaśrī Translation Team

  • Bruno Galasek-Hul
  • Prof. Stephen Jenkins

Summary

Number of Teams
48 teams
Number of Translators, Editors, and Consultants
277 people

Contributors by affiliation

Affiliated with both Academia and Dharma Centers
47% of contributors
Affiliated with Academia
18% of contributors
Affiliated with Dharma Centers
35% of contributors

Contributors by region

North America
37% of contributors
Europe
24% of contributors
India / Nepal / Tibet
31% of contributors
China / Japan
1% of contributors
Other
7% of contributors