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Taoism: Essential Teachings of the Way and Its Power

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Taoism Ken Cohen One of the West’s leading authorities on the Tao introduces you to this effortless philosophy for living. Complete introduction to Taoism covers: origins, philosophy, and religion; meditation; prayers and rituals; diet, poetry, and much more.
Audio Cassette, 29 pages
Published May 1st 1998 by Sounds True, Incorporated
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Juan Rivera
Mar 17, 2016 Juan Rivera rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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After reading the books of all religions, known to some of their followers and have practiced some; those which I like most are Taoism and Buddhism.

Taoism is based on return to a simple life, in touch with nature, animals, trees. Three precepts are important: charity (giving to others), live a simple life (not need much) and not try to be number one (be humble).

An excellent book that summarizes Taoism; which not only speaks of philosophy, but shows some forms of meditation, medicine, examples of
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Punam
Sep 08, 2014 Punam rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great for introduction to Taoism. Some great meditations within the book (listened to this as audiobook). Wish there was a way to either skip the meditations or go to them at the end.
WIll be reading more books from Ken Cohen after this, especially found him inspiring re: feng shui.
Jobie
Mar 12, 2013 Jobie rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is really more of a read lecture. It started off well bit fell short as it didn't go as deep as I would have liked.
Roger Morris
The unsubstantiated claims of Qi Gong and Feng Shui were hard to swallow. One star at least for the author's willingness to sing Taoist mantras in Chinese on the audio recording.
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