Bill Moyers

Faith & Reason: Pema Chodron

Season 1 Episode 7 | 50m 25s

Why does an ancient Eastern spiritual practice appeal to workaholic, frenetic, emailing, fast-talking, fast-typing, and overly stressed Americans? Pema Chodron, whose teachings and writings on meditation have helped make Buddhism accessible to a broad Western audience, talks about how her own spiritual search led her to becoming a Buddhist nun.

Aired: 08/04/06

Rating: NR

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