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Stoep Zen [a Zen life in South Africa] by Antony Osler

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Published by Jacana in Auckland Park, South Africa .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Spiritual life -- Zen Buddhism,
  • Zen Buddhism -- South Africa -- Karoo,
  • Karoo (South Africa) -- Social life and customs -- 21st century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Antony Osler.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBQ9288 .O86 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p. :
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23214509M
ISBN 101770095861
ISBN 109781770095861
LC Control Number2009372387

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  Mzansi Zen is the third book in the series; it follows in the footsteps of Stoep Zen () and Zen Dust (). ABOUT THE AUTHOR Antony Osler is a long-term Zen practitioner and teacher in the lineage of Zen Master Dae Gak of Furnace Mountain. He is also a former Zen .   Stoep Zen: A Zen Life in South Africa - Kindle edition by Osler, Antony. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Stoep Zen: A Zen Life in South Africa.5/5(5).   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Stoep Zen: A Zen Life in South Africa by Antony Osler at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be :   Read "Stoep Zen A Zen Life in South Africa" by Antony Osler available from Rakuten Kobo. Ruminating on what it means to achieve Zen in a continent that has experienced fear, injustice, and inspirational politi Brand: Jacana Media.