Death comes to all living beings and at that crucial time of transition from one life to the next, we may not know how to best help our loved ones or ourselves.
This book contains advice from Tibetan Buddhist master Lama Zopa Rinpoche on preparing for death and assisting others through this time, and provides a plethora of heart practices to do at the time of death, including the Medicine Buddha puja and the traditional eight prayers done in Tibetan Buddhist monasteries. This book also contains the most powerful mantras to say for those who are dying or who have died, teachings on their precise benefits, as well as a sheet of mantras to place upon the body of one who has died. It contains precious sutra texts to benefit the minds of those who are dying, to relieve pain, and to purify negative karma.
Spiral binding, 2008 edition, 231 pages.
Download Advice for Prostrations from Lama Zopa Rinpoche, Rinpoche's most current advice on how to gain the most benefit from prostrations, to supplement this text.
Note:The advice, teachings, and practices contained in Heart Practices for Death and Dying, as well as those contained in Heart Advice for Death and Dying, are included in a new book by Lama Zopa Rinpoche, How to Enjoy Death: Preparing to Meet Life’s Final Challenge without Fear. Also available as an eBook.
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