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Könchok Thrinley
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Free dharma resources on death

Post by Könchok Thrinley » Thu Nov 21, 2019 9:35 pm

I think it could be a good idea to start a thread to share some free online resources about death and dying.

My picks are these two:

Garchen Rinpoche’s Instructions for Dying
A downloadable book written and assembled by H.E. Garchen Rinpoche, rich with instruction, images and prayers to help us through the bardo of death, to help those in the process of dying, and help us deal with grief and loss.
(Pdf file included in this post)

Living is Dying – How to Prepare for Dying, Death and Beyond
“Shouldn’t we all try to contemplate the inevitability of our own death at least once this lifetime? Particularly as every one of us will die – itself a crucially important piece of information. Doesn’t putting some effort into processing the inescapable fact of our own death make sense?”
Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche
Link: https://www.siddharthasintent.org/asset ... ookv13.pdf
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“Observing samaya involves to remain inseparable from the union of wisdom and compassion at all times, to sustain mindfulness, and to put into practice the guru’s instructions”. Garchen Rinpoche

Formerly known as Miroku.



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Re: Free dharma resources on death

Post by Fortyeightvows » Fri Nov 22, 2019 10:20 am

Miroku wrote:
Thu Nov 21, 2019 9:35 pm
Garchen Rinpoche’s Instructions for Dying
A downloadable book written and assembled by H.E. Garchen Rinpoche, rich with instruction, images and prayers to help us through the bardo of death, to help those in the process of dying, and help us deal with grief and loss.
中文:
http://garchen.tw/ebook/Instructions_fo ... inese).pdf

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Re: Free dharma resources on death

Post by Fortyeightvows » Fri Nov 22, 2019 10:23 am

Khyentse Norbu's Living Is Dying: How to Prepare for Dying, Death and Beyond

https://www.siddharthasintent.org/resou ... nd-beyond/


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Re: Free dharma resources on death

Post by well wisher » Fri Nov 22, 2019 6:13 pm

Stages of death and body dissolution as per the Hayagriva Buddhist Centre
(It is not the only view or model out there, but good for consultation purposes nonetheless).
https://www.hayagriva.org.au/wheel-of-l ... h-process/

accesstoinsight.org: Buddhist Reflections on Death by V.F. Gunaratna © 1994
https://www.accesstoinsight.org/lib/aut ... el102.html

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Re: Free dharma resources on death

Post by Nicholas Weeks » Sun Nov 24, 2019 3:34 am

From FPMT -- Meeting Death with Wisdom

https://fpmt.org/wp-content/uploads/fpm ... om-PDF.pdf
May all seek, find and follow the Path of selflessness.

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