Pema Chodron
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Pema Chodron

Pema Chödrön is an American Buddhist nun in the lineage of Chögyam Trungpa. She is resident teacher at Gampo Abbey in Nova Scotia, the first Tibetan monastery in North America established for Westerners. She is also the author of many books and audiobooks, including the best-selling When Things Fall Apart and Don't Bite the Hook.

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    • When Things Fall Apart

    • Heart Advice for Difficult Times
    • By: Pema Chödrön
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 5 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 978
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 847
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 842

    Pema Chödrön's perennially best-selling classic on overcoming life's difficulties cuts to the heart of spirituality and personal growth....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Cassandra was not a good choice for a narrator

    • By Shiva on 07-04-18

    Regular price: $21.00

    • Don't Bite the Hook

    • Finding Freedom from Anger, Resentment, and Other Destructive Emotions
    • By: Pema Chödrön
    • Narrated by: Pema Chödrön
    • Length: 3 hrs and 2 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 473
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 414
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 408

    Life has a way of provoking us with traffic jams and computer malfunctions, with emotionally distant partners and crying children - and before we know it, we're upset....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • always inspiring

    • By Barbara J on 12-09-18

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Embracing the Unknown

    • Life Lessons from the Tibetan Book of the Dead
    • By: Pema Chödrön
    • Narrated by: Pema Chödrön
    • Length: 3 hrs and 20 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 41

    Pema Chödrön presents her first live talk on the Tibetan Book of the Dead. Experience one of today’s most beloved spiritual teachers at her best as she helps us navigate fear, doubt, and uncertainty with a compassionate and open heart....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • so helpful and insightful

    • By debadventurer on 02-23-19

    Regular price: $12.23

    • The Places That Scare You

    • A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times
    • By: Pema Chödrön
    • Narrated by: Joanna Rotte
    • Length: 4 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 238
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 199
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 194

    We always have a choice: 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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • GREAT book

    • By Amazon Customer on 01-25-18

    Regular price: $21.00

    • Getting Unstuck

    • Breaking Your Habitual Patterns and Encountering Naked Reality
    • By: Pema Chodron
    • Narrated by: Pema Chodron
    • Length: 3 hrs and 24 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,464
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,668
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,630

    With Getting Unstuck, she offers us a first look at "both the itch and the scratch": what Tibetan Buddhists call shenpa....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Concrete solutions for addictive behavior

    • By Annie M. on 05-12-09
    • Breaking Your Habitual Patterns and Encountering Naked Reality
    • By: Pema Chodron
    • Narrated by: Pema Chodron
    • Length: 3 hrs and 24 mins
    • Release date: 09-16-05
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 2,464 ratings

    Regular price: $12.23

    • Start Where You Are

    • A Guide to Compassionate Living
    • By: Pema Chödrön
    • Narrated by: Joanna Rotte
    • Length: 6 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 103
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 81

    Start Where You Are is an indispensable handbook for cultivating fearlessness and awakening a compassionate heart....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoy listening over and over again!

    • By Natalie Malay on 10-24-18

    Regular price: $21.00

    • Perfect Just as You Are

    • Buddhist Practices on the Four Limitless Ones: Loving-Kindness, Compassion, Joy, and Equanimity
    • By: Pema Chödrön
    • Narrated by: Pema Chödrön
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 31

    Spiritual practice, Pema Chödrön teaches, has nothing to do with self-improvement, since, as the course's title claims, you're already perfect right now....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Taped retreat lectures

    • By Barbara L. on 01-12-19

    Regular price: $24.50

    • The Pema Chodron Audio Collection

    • By: Pema Chodron
    • Narrated by: Pema Chodron
    • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,048
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 696
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 678

    Pema Chodron, one of the West's most beloved teachers of Buddhism, makes the Tibetan vajrayana tradition accessible in today's world....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great

    • By Apryl on 10-08-06

    Regular price: $27.97

    • Comfortable with Uncertainty

    • 108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion
    • By: Pema Chödrön
    • Narrated by: Joanna Rotte
    • Length: 3 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 96
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 81

    This audiobook by Pema Chödrön offers short, stand-alone sections designed to help us cultivate compassion and awareness amid the challenges of daily living....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Life-changing content.

    • By Amber Williams on 03-01-18

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Bodhisattva Mind

    • Teachings to Cultivate Courage and Awareness in the Midst of Suffering
    • By: Pema Chodron
    • Narrated by: Pema Chodron
    • Length: 8 hrs and 6 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 896
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 598
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 579

    On Bodhisattva Mind, Chödrön examines sheshin, or "guarding alertness", and the other qualities of mind we need to develop on the path to enlightenment....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • First Understanding of Buddhism

    • By J. Cline on 03-11-08
    • Teachings to Cultivate Courage and Awareness in the Midst of Suffering
    • By: Pema Chodron
    • Narrated by: Pema Chodron
    • Length: 8 hrs and 6 mins
    • Release date: 10-30-06
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 896 ratings

    Regular price: $48.97

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