Prof. David J. Kalupahana passed away

Prof. David J. Kalupahana passed away

“Anicca vata sankharā” – all component things are subject to change.

It is with deep respects that we announce the passing of a distinguished scholar in Buddhist and Pāli Studies, Professor-Emeritus David J. Kalupahana, on Wednesday 15 January 2014 in Hawaii.  His funeral will be held on 21 January.

Nalanda Buddhist Society and Nalanda Institute Malaysia extend our condolences to the family members of the late Professor, and to the faculty, staff and students at the University of Hawaii, where he served with distinction for many years.  Our thoughts are with you, as well as with the late Prof. Kalupahana.  Santī – Peace.


A few of Prof. Kalupahana’s books are available at Pustaka Nalanda, Nalanda Centre Sri Serdang.