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The Places that Scare You: A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times (Shambhala Classics) Paperback – August 13, 2002

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Part of: Shambhala Classics (26 Books)

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"Chödrön has once again proven herself to be one of the very best working in this field."— Library Journal



"Chödrön demonstrates how effective the Buddhist point of view can be in bringing order into disordered lives."— Publishers Weekly



"A lively and accessible take on ancient techniques for transforming terror and pain into joy and compassion."— O: The Oprah Magazine

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Pema Chödrön is an American Buddhist nun in the lineage of Chögyam Trungpa and resident teacher at Gampo Abbey in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, the first Tibetan Buddhist monastery in North America. She is the author of numerous best-selling books, including When Things Fall Apart and Living Beautifully.

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  • Item Weight : 8.8 ounces
  • Paperback : 140 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1570629218
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1570629211
  • Dimensions : 6 x 0.4 x 9.1 inches
  • Publisher : Shambhala; 1st edition (August 13, 2002)
  • Language: : English
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