Advice On Dying - And Living A Better Life
His Holiness The Dalai Lama
By Dalai Lama Translated And Edited By Jeffery Hopkins
?Very practical, simple advice ? and how best to utilize for the benefit of oneself and others? -----Yoga & Health
His Holiness the Dalai Lama teaches us how investigating death also greatly benefits our perspective on life.
In this ground-breaking book, the Dalai Lama advises us to gain familiarity with the process and practices of death so that, when we are physically weak, our minds can still be focused in the right direction, and in the right manner. Advice On Dying cautions us not to fall under the influence of the mistaken belief of permanence. We should not think that we have a lot of time in this life, because there is a great danger of wasting our lives in procrastination. He suggests we meditate on our lives, and on the indefiniteness of the time of death. For, though the time of our death is uncertain, death itself is certain...
In this empowering and positive book, His Holiness brings new inspiration to a subject that we, in the West, have long ignored to our detriment. It is only by taming our minds and fully facing the end of our lives, that we can fully live in the present moment.
About the Author : His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, born in 1935, was recognized at the age of two as the reincarnation of the Thirteenth Dalai Lama. The spiritual leader of Tibet, and of the movement to free it from oppression, he is a Nobel Peace Laureate. The first Dalai Lama to come to the West, he speaks widely for ecumenism, human compassion, environmental protection, and world peace.
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