These databases integrate information from various projects at the Library and Information Center at Dharma Drum Buddhist College. By providing information on Chinese calendar dates, as well as an onomasticon of person and place names from Buddhist sources they help with disambiguation and geo-spatial referencing of names and dates. The data is openly available through various web-services, including a Google search plug-in for Firefox.
提供中西曆時間對照, 日期規範碼查詢, 干支年月查詢。最大特色為提供並行中國年代的展示。目前可查詢時間範圍由秦始皇帝元年(BC 220/11/14) 至 清末(AD 1912/01/18)
The CJK-calendar database is limited in the range of the dates covered. Our sources are concerned with Buddhist history and to make the project easier for us we have not included the earlier periods. Since the database is open-sourced, we hope that one day someone will add the data for these periods.
As it is the CJK-Calendar Database provides dates for the following periods:
Information on personal names from Buddhist sources.