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'''Phowa''' ([[Wyl.]] ''‘pho ba'') - the practice for directing the transference of consciousness at the time of death.
 
'''Phowa''' ([[Wyl.]] ''‘pho ba'') - the practice for directing the transference of consciousness at the time of death.
  
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==Empowerments and Transmissions==
 
*[[Tulku Pegyal Rinpoche]] was the first teacher to give [[Amitabha]] [[empowerment]]s and teachings to the [[Rigpa]] sangha for the practice of ''phowa'' from the [[Longchen Nyingtik]] tradition. He did this on [[Empowerments_Given_to_the_Rigpa_Sangha|several occasions]].
 
*[[Tulku Pegyal Rinpoche]] was the first teacher to give [[Amitabha]] [[empowerment]]s and teachings to the [[Rigpa]] sangha for the practice of ''phowa'' from the [[Longchen Nyingtik]] tradition. He did this on [[Empowerments_Given_to_the_Rigpa_Sangha|several occasions]].
 
*[[Chagdud Khadro]] has also given the Rigpa sangha Amitabha empowerments and taught the ''phowa'' practice of [[Longsal Nyingpo]] on [[Empowerments_Given_to_the_Rigpa_Sangha|different occasions]].
 
*[[Chagdud Khadro]] has also given the Rigpa sangha Amitabha empowerments and taught the ''phowa'' practice of [[Longsal Nyingpo]] on [[Empowerments_Given_to_the_Rigpa_Sangha|different occasions]].
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==Further Reading==
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*[[Chagdud Khadro]], ''P’howa Commentary'', Pilgrims Publishing, India, 2004
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*[[Sogyal Rinpoche]], ''[[The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying]]''
  
 
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Revision as of 14:54, 29 August 2008

Phowa (Wyl. ‘pho ba) - the practice for directing the transference of consciousness at the time of death.

Empowerments and Transmissions

Further Reading