Buddhism on Death & Dying Part 3: Pain Medicine

Loved ones can participate by making prayers, reading prayers aloud to you and doing mantras and other Buddhist rituals. The Kuntuzangpo Prayer can be read to the dying person. This explains how appearances arise from the mind and fundamentally everything is luminous presence. The mani mantra can be done, Medicine Buddha mantra or Vajrasattva mantra.

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Buddhism on Death & Dying Part 2: Life Support

Buddhists believe that though the body dies that there is mental body that continues to journey from life time to the next, carrying with it the residue of karma with it. How the person’s mental-body leaves the physical form affects the experience of the post-death state and of the future birth.

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Emptying out Misconceptions – Making sense of Madhyamaka

The Buddhist teaching on emptiness offers radical perspective that breaks through the chains that bind us, the concepts and assumptions that obscure our perception. But emptying out misconceptions about emptiness requires a journey through the wide wonderful world of Buddhist philosophy.

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Buddhism on Death & Dying Part 1

One of the distinctive features of the Buddhist view of death and dying, is the notion that death is a process that begins before their last breath, during a time when the person is gradually transitioning from bodily life. And then it continues for many days afterwards.

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Buddha’s Life Part 7

Pema Khandro gives the final chapter in the Buddha’s life story in this introduction to Tibetan Buddhism.

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Buddha’s Life Part 6

Pema Khandro continues explaining the main themes of the Buddha’s life in this short video series introducing Tibetan Buddhism.

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Buddha’s Life Part 5

The future Buddha’s spiritual journey begins as he seeks an answer to suffering in his quest to understand the true nature of reality.

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Buddha’s Life – Part 4

Pema Khandro talks about the life of the Buddha, the roots of Tibetan Buddhism and Buddhist history.

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Love & the Bodhisattva Vow – Bodhichitta Pt 4

Love is the subject of this fourth of four videos excerpted from the class on the Bodhichitta taught by Pema Khandro Rinpoche.

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Going Beyond Confusion – Bodhichitta pt 3

Going beyond confusion requires recognizing it as confusion in the first place. This is an excerpt from a class on Bodhichitta given by Pema Khandro.

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