The Secret Teachings of the Tao Te Ching

By Mantak Chia

Unearths concepts for attaining non secular immortality via an in-depth exploration of Lao-tzu's Tao Te Ching

• contains practices and meditations for residing in concord with the Tao (universal essence) and Te (kind motion)

• unearths the mixing of heavenly and human strength within the mystic box inside us

• provides Tao Huang's English translation of the Tao Te Ching from the unique chinese language Mawangdui textual content unearthed in 1973

For over 2,500 years the phrases of the Tao Te Ching, the first scripture of Laoism and Taoism, were considered as one of the maximum treasures of the area. Lao-tzu, whose identify skill “the old child,” wrote those short yet crucial verses that experience either confounded and conferred benefits on humankind. Now Taoist masters Mantak Chia and Tao Huang consultant readers throughout the origins of this philosophy, the which means in the back of its 5,000 pictographs, and how of residing that generations have undefined.

While the textual content of the Tao Te Ching has been handed down in literary shape for generations, the essence of the textual content might be understood purely via center awakening--a precise integration of physique and mind--made attainable with the insights and workouts during this booklet. The authors examine Lao-tzu's teachings, line by way of line, and provide meditations, interpretations, and functional illustrations that make clear the genuine which means and goal of this vintage textual content.

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Cm. contains bibliographical references. eISBN-13: 978-1-59477-788-2 1. Laozi. Dao de jing. 2. Laozi. three. Taoism. I. Huang, Tao. II. name. BL1900. L35C556 2005 299. 5’1482—dc22 2004023388 digital version produced by means of ePubNow! www. epubnow. com www. digitalmediainitiatives.

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