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Heterosexual attraction in rebirth process?

Detailed description of the rebirth process appeared in the Garbhāvakrānti Sutra and the Abhidharmakośa, with the former being written first. AFAIK, both of these texts are significant in Tibetan ...
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What does the Tibetan book of the dead say happens 14 days after death?

In general, the process of the Bardo can last between 7 - 49 days with a chance of rebirth or liberation every 7 days. Depending on your friend's knowledge of the Bardo he could either still be in ...
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Can we still reach loved ones with guidence after they have passed through the bardo into a rebirth?

"Can we still reach loved ones with guidence after they have passed through the bardo into a rebirth?" If "guidance" you refer to what the book "Tibetan Book of The Death" instructed, then it would ...
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Preparing for the Bardo while remaining detached

The state that is being referred to are the mental states. Since each moment of mind, is influenced by the immediate past moment directly and past moments indirectly; influences the next immediate ...
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Buddhist views on talking with the dead? Is it possible?

Good householder, As Upasaka Sarath told and according to the truth and the Sublime Buddhas: after a breaking up of ones body, once giving up ones world, one (if not gained Arahatahood) reapears in ...
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Buddhist views on talking with the dead? Is it possible?

According to Theravada, you will be reborn immediately after your death. So if you communicate, you are communicating with the new being.
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Mental Illness and the bardo and rebirth

Wrong view can cause long repetition of bad existences, yes. So look always to straighten right view. to learn about what is right view and to stop ponder around about kamma, since such is one cause ...
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What does the Tibetan book of the dead say happens 14 days after death?

The general heuristics in Bardo Thodol can be summed up - always follow the brightest, most unpleasant/painful light and be brave - never hide in a dark/shadow. Easier said than done of course. That ...
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