A Reader’s Guide to Greening Your Bookshelf
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A Reader’s Guide to Greening Your Bookshelf

As spring begins, warmer temperatures and longer days call upon us to deepen our connection to the natural world. We begin spending more time outside and taking notice of all the new growth and colors popping up in the world around us. As a celebration of Earth Day, Shambhala Publications has compiled a guide to books that will help readers to continue to connect to and celebrate the Earth, no matter the season. Continue reading

Omnivore’s Blog: The Experience of A Translator
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Omnivore’s Blog: The Experience of A Translator

Sherab Chödzin Kohn, translator of Matthieu Ricard’s new book A Plea for the Animals, gives us a hilarious and poignant glimpse into his experience, as an “unreconstructed omnivore,” of going deep into this call for animal rights. Find out more about the book here: shmb.la/plea I am an unreconstructed omnivore. I shun food trips and diets. My guide … Continue reading

WHEN THINGS FELL APART: memories from our Pema Chödrön decades
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WHEN THINGS FELL APART: memories from our Pema Chödrön decades

On the occasion of its 20th Anniversary Edition, our Associate Publisher Jonathan Green wrote some of his memories about Pema’s classic book: Dear reader, I’m one of the “old-timers” of Shambhala Publications, old enough to remember when we published this wonderful book almost 20 years ago. Pema’s earlier books, The Wisdom of No Escape and … Continue reading