Although I am not one who has every really practised meditation and can't say for certain that I will make it a regular practice this book is still a great help. When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice For Difficult Times (20th Anniversary Edition). Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer. I've had great emotional trauma and this book discusses having developing the thought process to accept life's uncertainties and also to accept your own thoughts and feelings without judgement. Something we hope you'll especially enjoy: FBA products qualify for FREE Shipping. Unable to add item to Wish List. No Kindle device required. Hard to read and follow what they are trying to explane. Plus the way the book was translated, It is like the book was translated word for word from the original language. I thought it offered some wise words of advice; however, some of it flew over my head. Hard to read and follow what they are trying to explane. Wonderful mix of sanity, courage and wisdom, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 2, 2017. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 11, 2016. Previous page of related Sponsored Products, Shambhala; Reprint edition (Sept. 26 2000). Pema Chodron’s book really addresses reality from the heart and mind together. Makes other books seem very superficial, as this gets to the core of humanity and our inability to cope with discomfort. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer. She is the author of many books and audiobooks, including the best-selling When Things Fall Apart and Don't Bite the Hook. Shop online, free pickup in store in as little as 3 hours. This is the first book I have read by Pema and found it easy to read,understand and practical. A medical professional whom I deal with recommended this book for me to cope with what I was going through. Will be reading more,thank you. Find all the books, read about the author and more. Overall, I would say this book is helpful for difficult times but unless you are already familiar with meditation it might not be the best book for you right now. During the first read of this novel i felt unfulfilled so i gave it another read a couple months later and came to the same conclusion. For me, don't buy this book. Thank you. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. edition (June 7 2016). Through my readings with Pema Chodron, for thats how it felt, to be walking beside Pema, with each word, I now feel that I'm on the path. Pema Chödrön is an American Buddhist nun in the lineage of Chögyam Trungpa. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Through my readings with Pema Chodron, for thats how it felt, to be walking beside Pema, with each word, I now feel that I'm on the path. Plus, enjoy 10% off your next online purchase over $50. Stop People Pleasing: Be Assertive, Stop Caring What Others Think, Beat Your Guilt,... Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Simple Techniques to Instantly Overcome Depression, R... Mindfulness: The Remarkable Truth Behind Meditation and Being Present in Your Life, The Thinking Toolbox: Thirty-Five Lessons That Will Build Your Reasoning Skills, Empath: A Complete Guide for Developing Your Gift and Finding Your Sense of Self, Start Where You Are: A Guide to Compassionate Living, How to Meditate: A Practical Guide to Making Friends with Your Mind. Things come together and they fall apart. Prime members enjoy Free Two-Day Shipping, Free Same-Day or One-Day Delivery to select areas, Prime Video, Prime Music, Prime Reading, and more. I read this book six months after my wife passed away suddenly and unexpectedly. To be honest it didn't work for me. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 10, 2017. I bought the hard copy hoping the print would be larger, it is not. When Things Fall Apart: Quick Tips for Students Who Struggle with Executive Functioning. © 2008-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Unable to add item to Wish List. Please see your welcome email for exclusions and details. Please try again. She is the author of numerous best-selling books, including The Places That Scare You and Living Beautifully. The Thinking Toolbox: Thirty-Five Lessons That Will Build Your Reasoning Skills. To be honest it didn't work for me. © 2008-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Pema Chodron is one of my heroes, and this book has helped me through recovery from lymphoma. Incredibly wise and poignantly practical. Thank you. Things come together and they fall apart. Fast, FREE delivery, video streaming, music, and much more. Your review has been submitted and will appear here shortly. Psychological Triggers: Human Nature, Irrationality, and Why We Do What We Do. This book talks about letting go and accepting what is going on. For kids who struggle with organization and focus in school, this is the time of year when things start to fall apart. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. This book talks about letting go and accepting what is going on. A must read. This is not a good book for people going through a hard time. It helped me to find peace and I can now move on with my life. Having lived in the busy world of family and children before she became a full time Buddhist nun she completely understands the stresses and strains of everyday life. "—, Pema Chödrön is an American Buddhist nun in the lineage of Chögyam Trungpa. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Having lived in the busy world of family and children before she became a full time Buddhist nun she completely understands the stresses and strains of everyday life.