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Pema Chödrön

Other names Deirdre Blomfield-Brown
Born July 1936, New York, USA
Tradition Tibetan Buddhism
School Shambhala
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Deirdre Blomfield-Brown worked as an elementary school teacher in California and New Mexico before her conversion to Buddhism. Deirdre began to study with Lama Chime Rinpoche in the French Alps and became the Buddhist nun Pema Chödrön in 1974. In 1984, Pema moved to Gampo Abbey and became its director in 1986..
Famous Quote:
Whole-heartedness is a precious gift, but no one can actually give it to you.
You have to find the path that has heart and then walk it impeccably….It’s like someone laughing in your ear, challenging you to figure out what to do when you don’t know what to do.
It humbles you.
It opens your heart.
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