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The life and letters of Tofu Roshi

by Susan Ichi Su Moon

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Published by Shambhala, Random House [distributor] in Boston, [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Zen Buddhism -- United States -- Humor.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusan Ichi Su Moon ; foreword by Gahan Wilson ; photographs by Marc Landau, with additional photographs by Sandy de Lissovoy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN6161 .M655 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 156 p. :
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2041542M
      ISBN 100877734615
      LC Control Number88018224
      OCLC/WorldCa18069188

      Susan Moon is Editor of TURNING WHEEL: THE JOURNAL OF THE BUDDHIST PEACE FELLOWSHIP. She is the author of THE LIFE & LETTERS OF TOFU Roshi and codeditor OF BEING BODIES: BUDDHIST WOMEN ON THE PARADOX OF EMBODIMENT. Susan Moon is a writer and teacher and for many years was the editor of "Turning Wheel," the Journal of socially-engaged Buddhism. She is the author of The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi, a humorous book about an imaginary Zen master, and editor of Not Turning Away: The Practice of Engaged Buddhism.

        Susan Moon is a writer and teacher and for many years was the editor of Turning Wheel, the journal of socially engaged is the author of This Is Getting Old: Zen Thoughts on Aging with Dignity and Humor and The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi, a humorous book about an imaginary Zen edited Not Turning Away: The Practice of Engaged : Susan Moon. "Bad Dog! is simply the best book on the wisdom of living I have seen in many years. Its honesty, insight, and pathos pull you into it the way good literature does. Indeed, it is very well written, which is unusual for the genre. – Susan Moon, author of The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi. Resources and Downloads. High Resolution Images Released on: J

      Books with the noun 'Life' in the title PLEASE READ THE DESCRIPTION BEFORE YOU ADD!! Simple, I'd say: Any book that has the noun 'Life', or the plural form 'Lives', in the title. Compound nouns are not permitted. The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi by. Susan Moon. The Complete Idiot's Guide to Buddhism pages * ISBN: * June $ Author: Gary Gach, San Francisco Calif. Please contact Wilks Communications at patty [at] wilkspr [dot] com, or , for a review copy or to arrange an interview with the author.


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About The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi. Tofu Roshi—the fictional "Dear Abby" of Zen Buddhism—counsels his readers about their spiritual problems in this hilarious spoof of America’s search for enlightenment.

Selections from his advice column. This book is hilarious. It’s a very gentle parody of the Zen tradition, mostly following a “problem page” (advice column) format, but also including Susan Moon’s encounters with her alter ego, the eccentric Zen Teacher, Tofu Roshi.

Tofu Roshi is Abbot of the No Way Zen Center in Berkeley, California. The life and letters of Tofu Roshi by Susan Ichi Su Moon; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Humor, Zen Buddhism; Places: United States.

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By Susan Moon. $ - Paperback. Available Qty: Add to Cart. Shambhala Publications. 01/01/ Pages: Size: 6 x 9. ISBN: Details. Tofu Roshi—the fictional "Dear Abby" of Zen Buddhism—counsels his readers about their spiritual problems in this hilarious spoof of America's search for. Susan Moon is a writer, editor, and lay teacher in the Soto Zen tradition.

She is the author of a number of books about Buddhism, including the humor book The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi and This Is Getting Old: Zen Thoughts on Aging with Humor and many years she was the editor of Turning Wheel, the journal of socially engaged Buddhism.

Susan Moon is a writer and teacher and for many years was the editor of Turning Wheel, the journal of socially engaged Buddhism. She is the author of This Is Getting Old: Zen Thoughts on Aging with Dignity and Humor and The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi, a humorous book about an imaginary Zen master.

She edited Not Turning Away: The Practice of Engaged : Susan Moon. Susan Moon. Susan Moon is Editor of TURNING WHEEL: THE JOURNAL OF THE BUDDHIST PEACE FELLOWSHIP.

She is the author of THE LIFE & LETTERS OF TOFU Roshi and codeditor OF BEING BODIES: BUDDHIST WOMEN ON THE PARADOX OF EMBODIMENT.

The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi Tofu Roshi—the fictional "Dear Abby" of Zen Buddhism—counsels his readers about their spiritual problems in this hilarious spoof of America's search for enlightenment.4/4(1).

From LC author authority record: "found: Information from publisher, May 1, (Susan Moon's middle name isn't Ichi Su (that was a joke she invented for her previous book, The.

The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi,” by Susan Moon. March 7, Bodhipaksa. This book is hilarious. It’s a very gentle parody of the Zen tradition, mostly following a “problem page” (advice column) format, but also including Susan Moon’s encounters with her alter ego, the eccentric Zen Teacher, Tofu Roshi.

Susan Moon lives in Berkeley, California. Her book of fiction, The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi, was published by Shambhala in Her work has appeared in many journals, including Ms., The Sun, and Five Fingers Review.

She edits Turning Wheel, the journal of the Buddhist Peace Fellowship, and teaches writing at St. Mary's College in Moraga, California. Susan Moon is a writer, editor, and lay teacher in the Soto Zen tradition. She is the author of a number of books about Buddhism, including the humor book The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi and This Is Getting Old: Zen Thoughts on Aging with Humor and Dignity.

For many years she was the editor of Turning Wheel, the journal of socially engaged Buddhism. Susan Moon. Susan Moon is a writer and longtime Zen Buddhist who teaches popular writing workshops, mostly in California.

She is the former editor of Turning Wheel: The Journal of Socially Engaged lives in Berkeley, California. Reigetsu Susan Moon has been practicing in the Soto Zen tradition for 35 years, and is a lay teacher with the Everyday Zen Sangha.

Her previous books include the cult classic The Life and Letters of Tofu Roshi and This is Getting Old: Zen Thoughts on many years she edited Turning Wheel, the journal of the Buddhist Peace teaches writing workshops, is a serious student.

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