Pema Chödrön is one of the most prominent Buddhist teachers in the West. She is widely known for her charming and down-to-earth teachings. She is an ordained nun, author, and senior teacher (achraya) in Shambhala. Pema studied under the meditation master Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche who founded Shambhala and currently studies with Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche and Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche. She is resident teacher at Gampo Abbey monastery in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.
For more information:
- Visit the Pema Chodron Foundation
- Read Pema Chodron’s teachings written in the Shambhala Sun
- See Pema Chodron in person: Pema Chodron’s Teaching Schedule
- Watch Videos of Pema Chodron