Death & Dying

"My real meditation on the middle way is the meditation on death and impermanence. All good qualities arise as a result of this meditation and it is this meditation that makes our practice of Dharma pure." -Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

    Death and Dying, a Buddhist perspective. Flower image.We are alive, therefore we will die.

    This is the simplest, most obvious truth of our existence, and yet very few of us have really come to terms with it.

    This inspiring website gives unparalleled Buddhist insight into death and dying, helping us to develop an awareness of our own mortality in a way that will totally enrich and transform our life. Mastery of these topics will enable us to meet our death with grace, clarity, and fearlessness, and experience happiness in all our future lives.

    Causes of Death
    Signs of Death
    The Stages of Death
    Understanding the Intermediate State
    Understanding Rebirth
    Helping The Dying