When Things Fall Apart

By Pema Chödrön

Pema Chödrön’s perennially best-selling classic on overcoming life’s difficulties cuts to the heart of spirituality and personal growth–now in a newly designed 20th-anniversary edition with a new afterword by Pema–makes for a perfect gift and addition to one’s spiritual library. How can we live our lives when everything seems to fall apart—when w…

Published date: January 1, 1996
Type: Books
Genre: Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality

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@ggreenwald This book saved me ten years ago. I still go back to it.

The first laying out of Buddhist dharma as a path.


Kind of a sacred text that I carry around with me at all times because things are always falling apart.

Has been important to me, and I’ve given to people in my life because it had an impact on me.