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Pema Chodron

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Pema Chödrön is an American Buddhist nun and one of the foremost students of Chögyam Trungpa, the renowned meditation master. She is the author of The Wisdom of No Escape, Start Where You Are, and The Places That Scare You, and she is resident teacher at Gampo Abbey, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, the first Tibetan monastery in North America established for Westerners.

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Always Maintain a Joyful Mind (Book and CD)
And Other Lojong Teachings on Awakening Compassion and Fearlessness
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: July 31, 2007
Price: $16.95

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Awakening Loving-Kindness

Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: November 5, 1996
Price: $8.95

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Comfortable with Uncertainty
108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $18.95

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Comfortable with Uncertainty
108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: December 30, 2003
Price: $14.95

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Also available as a hardcover.

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Cuando todo se derrumba (When Things Fall Apart)
Palabras sabias para momentos dificiles
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 190 pages
Publisher: Shambhala Espanol
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $14.95

Tenemos a nuestro alcance una oportunidad fundamental de felicidad que por lo general desperdiciamos, irónicamente, por estar atrapados en nuestros intentos por escapar del dolor y el sufrimiento. Pema Chödrön da un consejo compasivo y radical extraído de la sabiduría budista para cuando todo se derrumba en nuestras vidas, consejo que... Read more >

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Living Beautifully
with Uncertainty and Change
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $14.95

Is it possible to live well when the very ground we stand on is shaky? Yes, says everyone’s favorite Buddhist nun, it’s even possible to live beautifully, compassionately, and happily on shaky ground–and the secret is: the ground is always shaky. Pema shows how using a traditional Buddhist practice called the... Read more >
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Living Beautifully
with Uncertainty and Change
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $22.95

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August 18, 2015
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Los lugares que te asustan (The Places That Scare You)
Convertir el miedo en fortaleza en tiempos difíciles
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: Shambhala Espanol
On Sale: August 18, 2015
Price: $14.95

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No Time to Lose
A Timely Guide to the Way of the Bodhisattva
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 408 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $18.95

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Also available as a audio CD.

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The Places That Scare You
A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: August 9, 2005
Price: $18.95

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The Places that Scare You
A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: August 13, 2002
Price: $14.00

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The Pocket Pema Chodron

Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: December 9, 2008
Price: $7.95

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Practicing Peace (Shambhala Pocket Classic)

Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $8.95

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Practicing Peace in Times of War

Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $12.95

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Start Where You Are
A Guide to Compassionate Living
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: March 9, 2004
Price: $18.95

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Start Where You Are
A Guide to Compassionate Living
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: August 21, 2001
Price: $14.95

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Also available as a hardcover.

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Taking the Leap
Freeing Ourselves from Old Habits and Fears
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
Publisher: Shambhala Library
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $18.95

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Taking the Leap
Freeing Ourselves from Old Habits and Fears
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: December 21, 2010
Price: $14.00

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Available
July 7, 2015
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Vivir bellamente (Living Beautifully)
en la incertidumbre y el cambio
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: Shambhala Espanol
On Sale: July 7, 2015
Price: $16.95

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When Things Fall Apart
Heart Advice for Difficult Times
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: September 17, 2002
Price: $18.95

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Also available as an abridged audio CD and a trade paperback.

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When Things Fall Apart
Heart Advice for Difficult Times
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: September 26, 2000
Price: $14.95

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Also available as an abridged audio CD and a hardcover.

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The Wisdom of No Escape
And the Path of Loving-Kindness
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $18.95

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The Wisdom of No Escape
And the Path of Loving Kindness
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 120 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: August 21, 2001
Price: $14.00

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Also available as a hardcover.

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A Beginner's Guide to Meditation
Practical Advice and Inspiration from Contemporary Buddhist Teachers
Edited by Rod Meade Sperry and editors of the Shambhala Sun
Contribution by Pema Chodron, Nhat Hanh Thich and Sakyong Mipham


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $16.95

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The Myth of Freedom

Written by Chogyam Trungpa
Foreword by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: February 12, 2002
Price: $15.95

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