Prakaś supports the development of digital methods and platforms in Buddhist studies. Prakaś has a particular focus on:
- data models and methodologies, and
- data analysis and visual analytics.
As an organization Prakaś brings
together information design, technical development and system development resources under academic oversight.
Prakaś is oriented around specific projects, sponsorship and funding initiatives. The current focus is on support for the development of READ, a philological workbench, the next incarnation of gandhari.org