A talk given at Dharma Friendship Foundation in 2008, reflecting on the recent death of Venerable Thubten Chodron’s mother.
- Conventional and ultimate reality within the context of a recent death
- Showing how death and Buddhist practice coincide
- The effect of the death on practice
- How practice helps in dealing with death
- The kindness of our own mother in this life and, by extension, the kindness of all beings
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