Upside-Down Zen by Susan Murphy

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Published by Wisdom Publications .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Zen Buddhism,
  • Religious life,
  • Eastern - Zen,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Buddhism - Zen,
  • Zen,
  • Religion / Zen Buddhism,
  • Doctrines

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsJohn Tarrant (Foreword)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8308561M
ISBN 10086171279X
ISBN 109780861712793

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Book Format: Paperback. Original Languages: English. Number of Pages: Author: Susan Murphy. ISBN Brand: Susan Murphy; John Tarrant. Upside Down Zen “Zen is a direct path into reality, a direct path into the hard and exhilarating questions of being alive.

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