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When things fall apart : heart advice for difficult times

Author: Pema Chödrön
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Shambhala ; [New York] : Distributed in the United States by Random House, 2005, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Mass market edView all editions and formats
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Drawn from traditional Buddhist wisdom, Pema Chodrons radical and compassionate advice for what to do when things fall apart in our lives goes against the grain of our usual habits and ex pectations.--from back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pema Chödrön
ISBN: 1590302265 9781590302262
OCLC Number: 57706906
Description: xiv, 185 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 worldy dharmas --
Six kinds of loneliness --
Curious about existence --
Nonaggeression 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.
Other Titles: Heart advice for difficult times
Responsibility: Pema Chödrön.

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Drawn from traditional Buddhist wisdom, Pema Chodrons radical and compassionate advice for what to do when things fall apart in our lives goes against the grain of our usual habits and ex pectations.--from back cover.

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