Tag Archives: Tibetan Buddhism


According to a recent Internet article, a French woman hiker in the Pyrenees was eaten by vultures within minutes of being killed in a fall.  The article was meant to shock and went on to describe how vultures’ strong sense … Continue reading

Posted in History, Religion | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Tibetan Book of the Dead

The Tibetan Book of the Dead is an ancient instruction manual read aloud by a Buddhist lama to a dying believer.  It tells them how to prepare for the coming change in their existence, how to accept it, even embrace … Continue reading

Posted in Aging, Religion | Tagged , | Leave a comment