Essential Phowa Practice

November 4, 2016 Death Awareness

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glass-ball-1767200_640Essential Phowa Practice
by Christine Longaker
In the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, Phowa is considered the most valuable and effective practice for death.

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The Teaching of Phowa

February 11, 2015 Death Awareness

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5556051-mind-powerThe Teaching of Phowa
Transference of Consciousness at the Time of Death

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Prayer Request

February 6, 2015 Death Awareness

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Offering support at the time of Death

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Practices and prayers bring immense benefit to one who has died,
and helps them on their journey to their next life.

the key to all treasures of this life and the hereafter, the universal language

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Dying with Confidence

February 5, 2015 Death Awareness

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dying_confidenceDying with Confidence
A Tibetan Buddhist Guide to Preparing for Death
by Anyen Rinpoche

This book is designed to help Western Buddhists or spiritual practitioners work through the toughest questions about death, including how one prepares for the moment of death.

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Six Bardos & Phowa Meditation

January 23, 2015 Death Awareness

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Six Bardos & Phowa Meditation
by Khenpo Sherab Sangpo

Khenpo Sherab Sangpo offers teachings on the Six Bardos (life, meditation, sleeping / dreaming, death, after-death, and rebirth) and how to practice Phowa (transference of consciousness) according to the Longchen Nyingthig Lineage. The teachings on dying with awareness are some of the most profound teachings in Buddhism.

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Words of Inspiration

"Educating people on death and dying, and reducing their fear of death is a giving of fearlessness."
Venerable Wuling

Death Awareness

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“The fear of death comes from limited awareness.”   Deepak Chopra

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