Teachings by Acharya Ani Pema Chödrön
This page offers a selection of teachings that Ani Pema has given at Gampo Abbey.
What Is the Most Important Thing?
This is the transcript of a teaching given by Ani Pema Chödrön to the residents at Gampo Abbey in March of 2008 in which Ani Pema talks about the rich history of powerful teachings that have been given at the Abbey by many visiting teachers, how the power of the environment can help you to wake up if you are open to it. She provides instructions on the pause practice, which is intended to help cut through our normal preoccupations.
This transcript is made available in a PDF for personal study only and may not be edited or reproduced without permission. Click here to download.
Audio Teachings Given at Gampo Abbey
Check out these streaming audio files of teachings that Ani Pema gave at Gampo Abbey. They have been posted on the Abbey's blog:
More Teachings from Ani Pema
See our section on Pema Chodron for pointers to more teachings by Ani Pema on the Web.