A sign in the entrance to Pema Chödrön's monastery reads "Enjoy Your Life." We ask her how that could be a spiritual practice. The post Pema Chödrön on how to enjoy life appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Pema Chödrön describes how to release anger by deciding which wolf in our mind we want to feed. The post Feed the Right Wolf appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Times of chaos and challenge can be the most spiritually powerful... if we are brave enough to rest in their space of uncertainty. Pema Chödrön describes three ways to use our problems as the path to awakening and joy, excerpted from “When Things Fall Apart.” The post Three Methods for Working with Chaos appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Speaking to a group of new university graduates, Pema Chödrön asked, "How many here have seen the new Beyoncé music video?" The post That time Beyoncé inspired Pema Chödrön appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In celebration of her 80th birthday this July, we’re pleased to announce Pema Chödrön — a special collector’s edition publication from Lion’s Roar. The post “Pema Chödrön: A Lion’s Roar Collector’s Edition” is available for pre-order now appeared first on Lion's Roar.
After “Formation” and Lemonade, it seems “Beyoncé” is on everyone’s lips these days. So we were surprised to note recently that even before her latest wave of output, Bey had been namechecked by none other than Pema Chödrön. Quoth Pema,...Show More Summary
On the occasion of Pema Chödrön's 80th birthday, our friends at Shambhala Publications are offering unparalleled access to her wisdom. The post Get to “The Heart of the Matter” with Pema Chödrön [sponsor post] appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Pema Chödrön: an introduction to the life, books, and teachings of one of America's most beloved Buddhist teachers, from Lion's Roar and Buddhadharma. The post Pema Chödrön appeared first on Lion's Roar.
bell hooks talks to Pema Chödrön about how to open your heart to life's most difficult challenges. The post Pema Chödrön & bell hooks discuss cultivating openness when life falls apart appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Yes, it's a strange thing to do -- just sit there and do basically nothing. Yet the simple act of stopping, says Pema Chödrön, is the best way to cultivate our good qualities. Here are five ways it makes us better people. The post 5 Reasons to Meditate appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The beloved Buddhist teacher and famed singer discuss Buddhism, creativity, and "the gap." The post Pema Chödrön & k.d. lang talk Buddhism, creativity, and “gapaciousness” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
feSTA/SHUTTERSTOCK SAGITTARIUS (Nov 22–Dec 21): "Like all explorers, we are drawn to discover what's out there without knowing yet if we have the courage to face it." Buddhist teacher Pema Chödrön said that, and now I'm telling you. According to my divinations, a new frontier is calling to you. Show More Summary
Pema Chödron offers a talk on bravery, fearlessness, warriorship, and smiling. The post Smile at Fear: Pema Chodron’s teachings on Bravery, Open Heart & Basic Goodness appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Failure is a universal human experience—it’s just part of life that things will happen that you don’t want to happen. When her granddaughter was accepted to Naropa University, the celebrated author Pema Chödrön promised that she’d speak...Show More Summary
This excerpt from Pema Chodron's new book Fail, Fail Again, Fail Better offers wise advice for the times in life in when things don't go the way you wanted them to. The post Fail Better: Learn To Lean into the Unknown appeared first on Yoga Journal.
Pema Chodron's new book is out this month. I was rendered speechless by her invitation to write the short foreword for the book, the first time I've ever agreed to do this. She's a caring, generous, magical person, a teacher... ...
Pema Chodron tells the story of when, having hit rock bottom, she asked her teacher what to do. The post How to Move Forward Once You’ve Hit Bottom appeared first on Lion's Roar.
"The most difficult times for many of us are the ones we give ourselves." -- Pema Chödrön, "When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice For Difficult Times" You should know that I'm not a big fan of Pema Chodron these days (no offense to her, or to those who love her). Show More Summary
There is a lot of emphasis on succeeding. And whether we buy the hype or not, we all want to succeed, especially if you consider success to mean, "it works out the way I want it to." You know it feels good in the gut and in the heart because it worked out. Show More Summary
In her commencement speech at Naropa University, Pema Chödrön explains that if there’s one thing we all need to practice, it's how to fail well. The post The Fine Art of Failing appeared first on Lion's Roar.