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  1. Sacred Passage

    Sacred Passage

    How to Provide Fearless, Compassionate Care for the Dying

    • by
    • Margaret Coberly
    Working as an emergency room nurse, Margaret Coberly came in contact with death on a daily basis. However, it wasn't until her own brother was diagnosed with terminal cancer that she realized she understood very little about the emotional and spiritual aspects of caring for the terminally ill. To fill this gap she turned to the unique wisdom on death and dying found in Tibetan Buddhism. In this book Coberly… Read More

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  2. Luminous Emptiness

    Luminous Emptiness

    Understanding the Tibetan Book of the Dead

    • by
    • Francesca Fremantle
    The Tibetan Book of the Dead, a best-seller for three decades, is one of the most widely read texts of Tibetan Buddhism. Over the years, it has been studied and cherished by Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike. Luminous Emptiness is a detailed guide to this classic work, elucidating its mysterious concepts, terms, and imagery. Fremantle relates the symbolic world of the Tibetan Book of the Dead Read More

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    $26.95
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  3. Living in the Light of Death

    Living in the Light of Death

    On the Art of Being Truly Alive

    • by
    • Larry Rosenberg
    This book presents the Buddhist approach to facing the inevitable facts of growing older, getting sick, and dying. These tough realities are not given much attention by many people until midlife, when they become harder to avoid. Using a Buddhist text known as the Five Subjects for Frequent Recollection, Larry Rosenberg shows how intimacy with the realities of aging can actually be used as a means to liberation. When we… Read More

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    $18.95
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  4. Making Friends with Death

    Making Friends with Death

    A Buddhist Guide to Encountering Mortality

    • by
    • Judith L. Lief
    In Making Friends with Death, Buddhist teacher Judith Lief, who's drawn her inspiration from the Tibetan Book of the Dead, shows us that through the powerful combination of contemplation of death and mindfulness practice, we can change how we relate to death, enhance our appreciation of everyday life, and use our developing acceptance of our own vulnerability as a basis for opening to others. She also offers… Read More

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  5. Grace and Grit
  6. Lotus in the Fire

    Lotus in the Fire

    The Healing Power of Zen

    • by
    • Jim Bedard
    In 1995, Jim Bedard, a martial artist and Zen student, was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia and given ten days to live. This is the story of how he used his spiritual strength to bring himself into full contact with a death sentence as well as with painful medical treatment, including chemotherapy and a bone marrow transplant. It is also the inspiring story of how the faith of his family,… Read More

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