When Things Fall Apart:
Heart Advice for Difficult Times

By Pema Chodron

Paperback. 160 pages.

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The beautiful practicality of her teaching has made Pema Chodron one of the most beloved of contemporary American spiritual authors among Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike. A collection of talks she gave between 1987 and 1994, this book is a treasury of wisdom for going on living when we are overcome by pain and difficulties.

The beautiful practicality of her teaching has made Pema Chodron one of the most beloved of contemporary American spiritual authors among Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike. A collection of talks she gave between 1987 and 1994, the book is a treasury of wisdom for going on living when we are overcome by pain and difficulties. Chodron discusses:

- Using painful emotions to cultivate wisdom, compassion, and courage 
- Communicating so as to encourage others to open up rather than shut down 
- Practices for reversing habitual patterns 

- Methods for working with chaotic situations 
- Ways for creating effective social action

 

Author Bio

Pema Chodron_ is an American-born Buddhist nun and the author of many spiritual classics, including When Things Fall Apart (Shambhala, 2002), The Places that Scare You (Shambhala, 2004), and Taking the Leap (Shambhala, 2009). She serves as resident teacher at Gampo Abbey Monastery in Nova Scotia and is a student of Dzigar Kongtrul and the late Chogyam Trungpa. 

 

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