skip to content
The wisdom of no escape : and the path of loving-kindness Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The wisdom of no escape : and the path of loving-kindness

Author: Pema Chödrön
Publisher: Boston : Shambhala, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
It's true, as they say, that we can only love others when we first love ourselves and we can only experience real joy when we stop running from pain. The key to understanding these truisms lies in remaining open to life in all circumstances, and here Pema Ch?dr?n shows us how. Because when we embrace the happiness and suffering, intelligence and confusion that are a natural part of life, we can begin to discover a  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pema Chödrön
ISBN: 9780834821095 0834821095
OCLC Number: 697529298
Description: 1 online resource (123 pages)
Contents: Loving-kindness --
Satisfaction --
Finding our own true nature --
Precision, gentleness, and letting go --
The wisdom of no escape --
Joy --
Taking a bigger perspective --
No such thing as a true story --
Weather and the four noble truths --
Not too tight, not too loose --
Renunciation --
Sending and taking --
Taking refuge --
Not preferring samsara or nirvana --
The dharma that is taught and the dharma that is experienced --
Sticking to one boat --
Inconvenience --
The four reminders.
Responsibility: Pema Chödrön.

Abstract:

It's true, as they say, that we can only love others when we first love ourselves and we can only experience real joy when we stop running from pain. The key to understanding these truisms lies in remaining open to life in all circumstances, and here Pema Ch?dr?n shows us how. Because when we embrace the happiness and suffering, intelligence and confusion that are a natural part of life, we can begin to discover a wellspring of courageous love within our hearts.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/697529298> # The wisdom of no escape : and the path of loving-kindness
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "697529298" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0326-1/{862D40F7-9D35-40DC-8B99-C1ECD14C5A94}Img100.jpg'" ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1015414> ; # Meditation--Buddhism
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BQ5625> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/294.3443/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85083212> ; # Meditation--Buddhism
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1991" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/85333539> ; # Pema Chödrön
   schema:datePublished "1991" ;
   schema:description "It's true, as they say, that we can only love others when we first love ourselves and we can only experience real joy when we stop running from pain. The key to understanding these truisms lies in remaining open to life in all circumstances, and here Pema Ch?dr?n shows us how. Because when we embrace the happiness and suffering, intelligence and confusion that are a natural part of life, we can begin to discover a wellspring of courageous love within our hearts."@en ;
   schema:description "Loving-kindness -- Satisfaction -- Finding our own true nature -- Precision, gentleness, and letting go -- The wisdom of no escape -- Joy -- Taking a bigger perspective -- No such thing as a true story -- Weather and the four noble truths -- Not too tight, not too loose -- Renunciation -- Sending and taking -- Taking refuge -- Not preferring samsara or nirvana -- The dharma that is taught and the dharma that is experienced -- Sticking to one boat -- Inconvenience -- The four reminders."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3901346984> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The wisdom of no escape : and the path of loving-kindness"@en ;
   schema:productID "697529298" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/697529298#PublicationEvent/boston_shambhala_1991> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3901346984#Agent/shambhala> ; # Shambhala
   schema:url <http://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L2BMAAAAEQPAAA1Q/products/862d40f7-9d35-40dc-8b99-c1ecd14c5a94> ;
   schema:url <http://overdrive.aclib.us/ContentDetails.htm?ID=862D40F7-9D35-40DC-8B99-C1ECD14C5A94> ;
   schema:url <http://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0326-1/862/D40/F7/WisdomofNoEscape9780834821095.epub> ;
   schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=862D40F7-9D35-40DC-8B99-C1ECD14C5A94> ;
   schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0326-1/{862D40F7-9D35-40DC-8B99-C1ECD14C5A94}Img100.jpg" ;
   schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=862D40F7-9D35-40DC-8B99-C1ECD14C5A94&.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780834821095> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/697529298> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> # Boston
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Boston" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85083212> # Meditation--Buddhism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Meditation--Buddhism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1015414> # Meditation--Buddhism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Meditation--Buddhism"@en ;
    .

<http://overdrive.aclib.us/ContentDetails.htm?ID=862D40F7-9D35-40DC-8B99-C1ECD14C5A94>
   rdfs:comment "A downloadable book accessible through the World Wide Web; click for information" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85333539> # Pema Chödrön
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Chödrön" ;
   schema:givenName "Pema" ;
   schema:name "Pema Chödrön" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780834821095>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0834821095" ;
   schema:isbn "9780834821095" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.