Buddhist Teachings on Death and Dying

Everyone who has ever lived has died. We are all dying – whether we have been diagnosed with a life threatening illness or not. Death can come at any time, at any age and in countless unexpected ways.
How will we ha
ndle it? How can we help others?


Preparing for Death and Helping the Dying by Ven. Sangye Khadro Highlights include: the 8 Stages of the Death Process, How to Prepare for (Our) Death and How to Help Others (Buddhist and Non-Buddhist).

Zen and the Good Death by Frank Ostaseki (Founding Director: Zen Hospice Project) “In dying, spiritual support is every bit as important as good medical care.”