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Grieving: Advice from a Tibetan Perspective
By H.E. Dagmo Kusho Sakya
Saturday, June 4, 2011
When it comes to grieving, there are many differences between the Western and Tibetan Buddhist traditions. H.E. Dagmo Kusho will share her own experiences and talk about the Tibetan Buddhist view of grieving. This class will include provide suggestions for activities that may benefit the dying, as well as instruction on how to move through grief without creating obstacles for the deceased.
Her Eminence Dagmo Kusho Sakya was born in Kham, Eastern Tibet. As the niece of one of the most highly realized Sakya Masters of the twentieth century, H.E. Dezhung Rinpoche III, her training in Buddhist practice began at an early age. She has received extensive teachings and empowerments from many great lamas of all four schools of Tibetan Buddhism throughout her lifetime. Dagmola is married to H.H. Jigdal Dagchen Sakya of the Khön lineage, a Head Lama of the Sakya order of Tibetan Buddhism. Dagmola specializes in Tara empowerments, practices, and teachings, and has many students throughout the world.