The Toronto Star Nearly Nonsens. s an entertaining collection of Hoja tales from Turke. .Singh, who was born in India, does us a favour by introducing this character to Canadian audiences.
The Toronto Star Nearly Nonsens. The Winnipeg Free Press. RINA SINGH was born in India and immigrated to Canada in 1980. She has an MFA in Creative Writing from Concordia University and a teaching degree from McGill University.
Nearly Nonsense book. Nasrudin Hoja was a mullah (teacher) in Turkey . Though the ten Hoja stories presented by Rina Singh and richly illustrated by Farida Zaman are funny, each one contains such insight into human nature that Sufi teachers use them to illustrate their teachings. Traditional Turkish Hoja stories are much-loved throughout Asia, and Nearly Nonsense brings them to a North American readership sure to enjoy them and, through laughter, to learn from them.
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Nearly Nonsense: Hoja Tales from Turkey Written by Rina Singh Illustrated by Farida Zaman ww. undrabooks. pperl?isbn 9780887769740. Launch of: Nearly Nonsense. Nearly Nonsense: Hoja Tales from Turkey. Written by Rina Singh. Illustrated by Farida Zaman. He was a busy man - he worked in a vineyard, gave sermons at the mosque, and was sometimes even a judge. He did all of this with a nagging wife, a constant stream of uninvited visitors, and many animals. Although Hoja's life wasn't easy, his heart was always light and his observations about life held a witty twist.
9780887769740 Nasrudin Hoja was a mullah (teacher) in Turkey
9780887769740 Nasrudin Hoja was a mullah (teacher) in Turkey. He was a busy man – he worked in a vineyard, gave sermons at the mosque, and was sometimes even a judge.
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Singh retells 10 tricky wisdom stories associated with the well-loved folk character and teacher Nasrudin Hoja. Zaman’s loose, cartoon drawings and clear colours suit the light touch of Hoja’s kind of wisdom.