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The places that scare you : a guide to fearlessness in difficult times

Author: Pema Chödrön
Publisher: Boston : Shambhala, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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We always have a choice, Pema ChOdrOn teaches: We can let the circumstances of our lives harden us and make us increasingly resentful and afraid, or we can let them soften us and make us kinder. Here Pema provides the tools to deal with the problems and difficulties that life throws our way. This wisdom is always available to us, she teaches, but we usually block it with habitual patterns rooted in fear. Beyond that  Read more...
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Chödrön, Pema.
Places that scare you.
Boston : Shambhala, 2001
(DLC) 2001020584
(OCoLC)46364687
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pema Chödrön
ISBN: 9780834821156 083482115X
OCLC Number: 697522571
Description: 1 online resource (142 pages)
Responsibility: Pema Chödrön.

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We always have a choice, Pema ChOdrOn teaches: We can let the circumstances of our lives harden us and make us increasingly resentful and afraid, or we can let them soften us and make us kinder. Here Pema provides the tools to deal with the problems and difficulties that life throws our way. This wisdom is always available to us, she teaches, but we usually block it with habitual patterns rooted in fear. Beyond that fear lies a state of openheartedness and tenderness. This book teaches us how to awaken our basic goodness and connect with others, to accept ourselves and others complete with faults and imperfections, and to stay in the present moment by seeing through the strategies of ego that cause us to resist life as it is.

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