Tibetan Book of the Dead Celebratory Reading

November 2nd

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    Great Liberation Through Hearing in the Bardo
    A reading of the Tibetan Book of the Dead, as translated by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and Francesca Fremantle, occurs annually on November 2nd, the Day of the Dead, at 2 pm, at the Halifax Shambhala Centre. This year it will take place on Zoom:

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    Meeting ID: 959 695 2030
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    It is said that the more familiar one becomes with the bardo teachings from the traditional text, Great Liberation Through Hearing in the Bardo, the more likely one is to recall the instructions at the time of dying. We will read through the text – just as we read through the Rain of Wisdom on Milarepa Day, taking turns. It will likely take four to five hours.
    Death comes without warning. Come and listen. Come and read. Come and practice.
    For more information, or to volunteer to read, please contact us.