|By (author):||Chodron, Pema|
|Series:||Shambhala Pocket Library|
|Subject:||BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Mindfulness & Meditation|
|RELIGION / Buddhism / Tibetan|
|SELF-HELP / Meditations|
|Size:||6.75in x 4.25in|
|From The Publisher*||A collection of short inspirational readings by "one of the world's wisest women"--O, the Oprah Magazine.|
Here is a treasury of 108 short selections from the best-selling books of Pema Chödrön, the beloved Buddhist nun. Designed for on-the-go inspiration, this collection offers teachings on becoming fearless; breaking free of destructive patterns; developing patience, kindness, and joy amid our everyday struggles; and unlocking our natural warmth, intelligence, and goodness.
This book is part of the Shambhala Pocket Library series. The Shambhala Pocket Library is a collection of short, portable teachings from notable figures across religious traditions and classic texts. The covers in this series are rendered by Colorado artist Robert Spellman. The books in this collection distill the wisdom and heart of the work Shambhala Publications has published over 50 years into a compact format that is collectible, reader-friendly, and applicable to everyday life.
|Biographical Note||PEMA CHÖDRÖN is an American Buddhist nun in the lineage of Chögyam Trungpa, the renowned Tibetan meditation master. She is resident teacher at Gampo Abbey, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, the first Tibetan monastery in North America established for Westerners. She is the author of several books including the best-selling When Things Fall Apart and The Places That Scare You.|