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When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times (20th Anniversary Edition)

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When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times (20th Anniversary Edition)

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Pema Chödrön's perennially best-selling classic on overcoming life's difficulties cuts to the heart of spirituality and personal growth--now in a newly designed 20th-anniversary edition with a new afterword by Pema--makes for a perfect gift and addition to one's spiritual library.

How can we live our lives when everything seems to fall apart—when we are continually overcome by fear, anxiety, and pain? The answer, Pema Chödrön suggests, might be just the opposite of what you expect. Here, in her most beloved and acclaimed work, Pema shows that moving toward painful situations and becoming intimate with them can open up our hearts in ways we never before imagined. Drawing from traditional Buddhist wisdom, she offers life-changing tools for transforming suffering and negative patterns into habitual ease and boundless joy.

Pema Chödrön is an American Buddhist nun in the lineage of Chögyam Trungpa and resident teacher at Gampo Abbey in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, the first Tibetan Buddhist monastery in North America. She is the author of numerous best-selling books, including The Places That Scare You and Living Beautifully.

ISBN: 9781611803433

ISBN-10: 9781611803433

Publisher: Shambhala

Publication Date: 06/07/2016 - 12:00am

On Sale: 06/07/2016 - 12:00am

Pages: 176

Language: English

Categories

Religion / Buddhism / Tibetan

Body, Mind & Spirit / Mindfulness & Meditation

Self-help / Personal Growth

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