The Tibetan Book of Living and DyingBook - 1993
An updated edition of a best-selling classic is a primer for life and death that draws on Tibetan tradition to introduce tenets ranging from the practice of meditation and the nature of mindfulness to the balance of karma and the trials of the spiritual path. Original.
“A magnificent achievement. In its power to touch the heart, to awaken consciousness, [The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying] is an inestimable gift.”
—San Francisco Chronicle
A newly revised and updated edition of the internationally bestselling spiritual classic, The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying, written by Sogyal Rinpoche, is the ultimate introduction to Tibetan Buddhist wisdom. An enlightening, inspiring, and comforting manual for life and death that the New York Times calls, “The Tibetan equivalent of [Dante’s] The Divine Comedy,” this is the essential work that moved Huston Smith, author of The World’s Religions, to proclaim, “I have encountered no book on the interplay of life and death that is more comprehensive, practical, and wise.”
A discussion of teachings on which the "Tibetan Book of the Dead" is based examines the possibility for healing that can occur when death is viewed as another chapter of life