By Eli Alberts
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Containing 118 wonderful colour illustrations, this pretty publication offers an advent to Taoism, one of many nice spiritual and philosophical movements in chinese language concept. Incorporating decisions from J. C. Cooper’s writings, it explores the concept that of the Tao (Way), the symbolism of Yin-Yang, and the idea of the best Taoist sages.
Mit Wuwei zum Dao ist ein lang überfälliges Buch, welches einem breiten Publikum die Begriffswelt der daoistischen Sicht des Lebens näher bringt und tiefgreifend erläutert. Es richtet sich an Sinologen, Philosophen, an TCM-Ärzte und Interessierte gleichermaßen und ist insbesondere für all die Praktizierenden des Qigong, des Taijiquan und anderer chinesischer Kampfkünste ein Fundus von unschätzbarem Wert.
A lot because the smooth Western international is anxious with diets, well-being, and anti-aging treatments, many early medieval chinese language Daoists additionally actively sought to enhance their health and wellbeing and bring up their sturdiness via really expert ascetic nutritional practices. targeting a fifth-century guide of herbal-based, immortality-oriented recipes—the Lingbao Wufuxu (The Preface to the 5 Lingbao Talismans of Numinous Treasure)—Shawn Arthur investigates the diets, their elements, and their anticipated diversity of normal and supernatural advantages.
The Fengdao kejie or "Rules and Precepts for Worshiping the Dao" dates from the early 7th century and is a key textual content of medieval Daoist priesthood and monasticism, which used to be first officially equipped within the 6th century. Compiled to serve the desires of either monastic practitioners and monks in education it describes the elemental ideas, organizational rules, and urban institutions of Daoist associations.
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