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Posts for Dying

"A Path of Discovery" by Roshi Joan Halifax

2010 May 12

Roshi Joan Halifax describes her personal path to Buddhism, medical anthropology, and care giving, discovering that death is not an enemy, but a teacher and a guide.

"A Glimpse" by Joseph Bengivenni

2010 April 29

A Korean Buddhist story of a monk's near-death experience relates how important it is to cultivate mindfulness and make the most of your precious life.

"A Buddhist Perspective on Grieving" by Roshi Joan Halifax

2010 March 11

The grieving process offers a precious opportunity for discovering deep love, wisdom, and a wholesome perspective on our own life and death.

"Kushinagar" by Shantum Seth

2010 March 10

A visit to Kushinagar, where the Buddha is said to have died at the age of 80.

 

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