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New database: Digital Archive of Chinese Buddhist Temple Gazetteers

You now have access to Digital Archive of Chinese Buddhist Temple Gazetteers

Between 2007 and 2010, 237 gazetteers were digitized and are distributed on this website. The gazetteers collected in the project stem mainly from two twentieth-century compilations of woodblock reprints:

Zhongguo Fosi Shizhi Huikan 中國佛寺史志彙刊. Taipei, 1980-1994. Compiled by Du Jiexiang 杜潔祥. 110 vols.

Zhongguo fosizhi congkan 中国佛寺志丛刊. Yangzhou: Guangling shushe 广陵书社 2006 . Compiled by Zhang Zhi et al. 白化文、张智主編. 130 vols.

Each gazetteer is available in a downloadable archive file.

Availability

Students and staff at Leiden University have access outside the campus network by using their ULCN login data via: Catalogue Leiden University > tab Find databases > Zhongguo fo jiao si miao zhi shu wei dian zang.