One of our long-time students, Sharon Perkinson, passed away at home today (9:00 pm EST, May 24, 2015). Sharon (pictured at right, during a retreat last summer), fought a long battle with cancer and died in her home with her family present.
Lama Dawa Rinpoche has been notified and is doing Phowa for her right now (while he is in Nepal). As always, he requests those whom have a connection to her to recite the Zangdokpalri Prayer (Chariot of Happiness and Good Fortune), by HH Dudjom Rinpoche.
Here is a PDF of the Prayer:
You can listen an audio recording of myself singing this according the the melody that HH Dudjom Rinpoche taught to Lama Dawa.
May 26: Her father reports that although she died with her mouth open, they didn’t disturb the body, but just read from the Tibetan book of living and dying for her…. After some time they noticed her mouth had closed and there was a slight smile on her face and later this became a broad smile with her mouth slightly open….