CHANG CHOG OF THE NAMCHO SHITRO – A short purification ritual for the decessed
Contains the transcription of the teaching given by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu on November 2007 at Merigar and the text of the practice. Here Chogyal Namkhai Norbu presents a new and authentic approach to death and after death embodied in a ritual whose aim is to purify the negative karma and obstacles of the deceased and to give the deceased a chance of accessing to a higher knowledge. This approach, in addition of being one of the best way to help the deceased, provide us with the strength to overcome the suffering of having lost our dear ones, and with the sense that we can do something for our beloved ones who have died, making use the special relation we had with the during the life, through this ritual. Connected to the Shitro Teachings of Namcho Mingyur Dorje, this short form of the Changchog ritual can be easily performed by anyone who has received its transmission and wishes to help his or her deceased father, mother, friends or relatives.