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Pema Chödrön (born Deirdre Blomfield-Brown July 14, 1936) is a well-known teacher and writer in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. She is an American and an ordained nun. Her root teacher was Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. She is the author of several books, including The Wisdom of No Escape, Start Where You Are, When Things Fall Apart, The Places that Scare You, and No Time to Lose, Practicing Peace in Times of War.
At the Omega Institute, May 2007.
|Education||University of California, Berkeley|
July 14, 1936
New York City, New York, United States
Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche
"Ani Pema currently teaches in the United States and Canada and plans for an increased amount of time in solitary retreat under the guidance of Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche."
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- Pema Chödrön - Why I Became a Buddhist
- Description: Pema Chödrön reveals her journey towards becoming a Buddhist nun and discusses the time-tested antidote to suffering.
- Pema Chödrön - Fear and Fearlessness
- Description: Pema Chödrön describes a liberating way to become intimate with our fears, instead of trying to get rid of or cast them out.
- The Joy To Do What Helps Us ♡ With Pema Chödrön