• The cover of the book Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior

    Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior

    The Shambhala teachings are founded on the premise that there is basic human wisdom that can help solve the world’s problems. It doesn’t belong to any one culture or religion. If you are seeking the principles of dignity, sacredness, and warriorship in your everyday life, I recommend this classic guide to enlightened living.

     
  • The cover of the book Start Here Now: An Open-Hearted Guide to the Path and Practice of Meditation

    Start Here Now: An Open-Hearted Guide to the Path and Practice of Meditation

    While meditation helps in all sorts of useful, everyday ways (making you more patient, helping you get a better night’s sleep, relieving stress), it also helps in amazing, inexplicable ways that change your experience of being human. In straightforward language, Susan discusses the many layers of meditation and also explains how to practice.

     
  • The cover of the book The Five Keys to Mindful Communication

    The Five Keys to Mindful Communication

    Whether pleasant, irritating or seemingly unimportant, all the conversations in our lives are opportunities. With a “we-first” view of relationships, Susan teaches five key elements that make it possible for us to increase our capacity to listen and be touched by others, developing clarity and confidence about how to respond.

     
  • The cover of the book Training the Mind and Cultivating Loving-Kindness

    Training the Mind and Cultivating Loving-Kindness

    Practicing these seven points of mind training and their accompanying fifty-nine slogans—some of which appear in my book—is a practical and earthy way to reverse self-centeredness and cultivate tenderness and compassion. This ancient method of training increases the ability to meet ordinary life situations with intelligence and compassion.

     
  • The cover of the book The Buddha Walks into the Office: A Guide to Livelihood for a New Generation

    The Buddha Walks into the Office: A Guide to Livelihood for a New Generation

    Apply the simple teachings and practices Lodro provides, and whatever you do for a living, you’ll discover practical ways to bring mindfulness into it, as well as genuine empathy for the folks you might find difficult. With tips on applying compassion to management in a way that increases happiness along with efficiency.