The Tibetan Book of the Dead
THE GREAT LIBERATION THROUGH HEARING IN THE BARDO
Translated by Francesca Fremantle and Chogyam Trungpa
A classic of Tibetan Buddhism brought to life with insightful commentary by a modern master.
In this classic scripture of Tibetan Buddhism—traditionally read aloud to the dying to help them attain liberation—death and rebirth are seen as a process that provides an opportunity to recognize the true nature of the mind. This translation, with insightful and concise commentary, emphasizes the practical advice that the book offers to the living, making this edition of interest to people concerned with death and dying, as well as those who seek greater spiritual understanding in everyday life.