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In our busy modern lives, we may
not give much thought to death. We fear that thinking about death will take the
joy out of living. But in reality, when we actively think about death and prepare
for it, we find peace, fulfillment, and happiness in our current lives and our fear
of death disappears.
Over the course of many years,
Lama Zopa Rinpoche has given profound and accessible teachings on death and dying.
Heart Advice for Death and Dying
contains Rinpoche’s essential advice for preparing for the time of death and leading
a fulfilling life. It includes:
- An introduction
by Kathleen McDonald (Ven. Sangye
Khadro) to Buddhist ideas about life, death, and what happens after death- Teachings
by Lama Zopa Rinpoche on:
Included with this eBook is complimentary
access to the online version of Heart
Advice for Death and Dying, which is available
on the FPMT Online Learning
Center. This FPMT introductory
course consists of 11 hours
of teachings and guided meditations by Ven. Sangye Khadro, a senior American
teacher of Tibetan Buddhism well known for her gentle yet profound teaching style. It is presented
as a series of five sessions. Each session consists of teachings by Ven. Sangye Khadro (available in both MP3 and written
formats) supplemented by two guided meditations on related topics
and two mindfulness practices. Each session concludes
with some points for reflection intended to encourage a personal reflection and
analysis of the topics taught. Additional supplementary materials are provided to
help prepare for one’s own and others' death.
In addition, since one of the five powers to be practiced in preparation for death is giving away one's possessions, click here to download the PDF file entitled How to Make your Possessions Most Beneficial by Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
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This ebook is also available as a paperback
together with a CD containing audio files
of eleven hours of teachings and meditations led by Ven. Sangye Khadro, a
senior American teacher of Tibetan Buddhism well known for her gentle yet profound
teaching style. These
same teachings form the core of the online course Heart Advice for Death and
Notes: The teachings and practices contained in the books Heart Advice for Death and Dying and Heart Practices for Death and Dying are complemented by the teachings and practices found in Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s more recent book How to Enjoy Death: Preparing to Meet Life’s Final Challenge without Fear (Wisdom Publications, 2016). How to Enjoy Death focuses, in particular, on how to help others before, during, and after their death, whereas Heart Advice for Death and Dying focuses, in particular, on how to prepare for one’s own death.
When the books Heart Advice for Death and Dying and Heart Practices for Death and Dying along with Ven. Sangye Khadro’s teachings and meditations are combined with the book How to Enjoy Death, you will have all the information and practices you need to be able to face your own and others’ deaths with confidence and serenity.
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