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When things fall apart : heart advice for difficult times

Author: Pema Chödrön
Publisher: Boston : Shambhala, 2002.
Series: Shambhala library.
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Chödrön's advice for what to do when things fall apart, which is counterintuitive to our usual habits and expectations: move toward painful situations with friendliness and curiosity where, in the midst of chaos we can discover the truth and love that are indestructible.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pema Chödrön
ISBN: 1570629692 9781570629693 1570623449 9781570623448
OCLC Number: 45337859
Description: xiv, 191 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: Intimacy with fear --
When things fall apart --
This very moment is the perfect teacher --
Relax as it is --
It's never too late --
Not causing harm --
Hopelessness and death --
Eight worldly dharmas --
Six kinds of loneliness --
Curious about existence --
Nonaggression and the four maras --
Growing up --
Widening the circle of compassion --
The love that will not die --
Going against the grain --
Servants of peace --
Opinions --
Secret oral instructions --
Three methods for working with chaos --
The trick of choicelessness --
Reversing the wheel of samsara --
The path is the goal.
Series Title: Shambhala library.
Responsibility: Pema Chödrön.
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Chödrön's advice for what to do when things fall apart, which is counterintuitive to our usual habits and expectations: move toward painful situations with friendliness and curiosity where, in the midst of chaos we can discover the truth and love that are indestructible.

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