Presentation on theme: "Our body is like a guesthouse. Our subtle mind like the guest."— Presentation transcript:
Our body is like a guesthouse. Our subtle mind like the guest.
Flashlights for the night Umbrellas for the rain Schedules for trips Different outfits for the changing seasons
Four cyclical phenomena in life
Birth and death are like passing from one burning log to another. The fire of life will never cease. Where one goes is determined by one's karma.
HeavenHuman Hungry Ghost HellAnimalAsura Where do we go after death?
At the moment of death, nothing can be carried away except for our individual karma. And where one goes is determined by one’s karma.
What service our temple will offer to the family upon Imminent death Visiting the patient, reassure patient’s good deeds Advise family member to get permission from The hospital to chant 8 hours before remove the body Upon death– Temple chanting team to chant along to lessen fear and grief of the family
All material wealth have to stay behind upon one’s death but one’s karma will come along to determines the destination for one’s rebirth.
Stop and well prepare. Death may call at any time.
Accumulate Merits- Good Action Good Speech Good Thoughts Result with Good Rebirth
Live with the moment with three good deeds– Good Action, Good Speech and Good Thought. Well prepared for Happy Dying.