Definitions

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  • n. A title warranting great respect, prefixed to the names of Tibetan Buddhist

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Examples

  • Sitting on the table next to my chair was the book I'd been reading over the weekend, "When Things Fall Apart" by Pema Chodron A purple sticky-note I'd pasted in jutted out, reminding me of a quote I wanted to savor.

    Judith Ruskay Rabinor Ph.D.: Mourning Your Divorce: Facing the Tsunami

  • As the Shambhala teacher Pema Chodron has said, "This very moment is the perfect teacher."

    Lodro Rinzler: Finding Contentment In Everyday Life

  • A number of the former trainees, Trundhu Pon Chime Tsering la (Conrad), Tashi Paljor la (Noel) Sonam Wangchuk la (Lee) and Pema Wangdu (Pete) and instructors Ray Starke and Don Cesare also spoke of their experiences.

    Jamyang Norbu: Remembering Tibet's Freedom Fighters

  • My choice of venue that day revealed the connections and differences between my past as an activist I've worked with various characters as disparate as Daniel Quinn, Derrick Jensen, Ted Kaczynski, Markos Moulitsas, and former UNSCOM inspector Scott Ritter and my present as an activist with heroes like Thich Nhat Hanh, Reverend Daniel Berrigan, Pema Chödrön and others.

    Beau Friedlander: On Leading a Church Parade During Occupy Wall Street

  • My choice of venue that day revealed the connections and differences between my past as an activist I've worked with various characters as disparate as Daniel Quinn, Derrick Jensen, Ted Kaczynski, Markos Moulitsas, and former UNSCOM inspector Scott Ritter and my present as an activist with heroes like Thich Nhat Hanh, Reverend Daniel Berrigan, Pema Chödrön and others.

    Beau Friedlander: On Leading a Church Parade During Occupy Wall Street

  • Placing me on the green grass of my yard, surrounding me with flowers, stones, photographs of those who comfort us (I placed several under my blouse: John Lennon, Pema Chodron, Howard Zinn, the DaLai Lama, Amma and Che among them) and their own loving words, they helped me shed tears of hopelessness, as I asked myself and them: What has happened to humanity?

    Overcoming Speechlessness: A Poet Encounters "the horror" in Rwanda, Eastern Congo and Palestine/Israel

  • Death and Dying: A diverse selection of helpful teachings, featuring pieces by Thich Nhat Hanh, Pema Chödrön, John Tarrant, Sylvia Boorstein, and many more.

    Shambhala SunSpace » 2009 » March

  • Gross, Pema Chödrön, bell hooks, Diana Mukpo, Joan Sutherland — and many more — from the pages of the Shambhala Sun and Buddhadharma.

    Shambhala SunSpace » 2009 » March

  • Our new issue — featuring Pema Chodron and Chogyam Trungpa, plus bestselling authors Diane Ackerman, Jung Chang, and much more — hits newsstands today.

    Shambhala SunSpace » Rod Meade Sperry

  • But I also managed to listen to teachings Pema Chodron gave during her Practicing Peace in Times of War retreat — and learned a great deal.

    Shambhala SunSpace » Molly De Shong

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