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

A Free eBook in Response to the Attack on Bodh Gaya
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A Free eBook in Response to the Attack on Bodh Gaya

Last month, multiple bombs exploded in Bodh Gaya, India, in and around the holiest Buddhist pilgrimage site, the Mahabodhi temple that marks the spot where the Buddha attained enlightenment. In response, Shambhala Publications offers Beyond Anger: How to Hold On to Your Heart and Your Humanity in the Midst of Injustice, a free eBook consisting … Continue reading