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Taoism: Essential Teachings Of The Way And Its Power

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In his 80th year, the great sage Lao-Tzu made a difficult journey to the western gate of China. He was disillusioned that others were unwilling to learn his path to natural goodness and harmony with nature. A border guard asked the old man to write down his wisdom. The result was the Tao Te Ching, which remains China's most enduring sacred text. Now, over 2,000 years later ...more
Audio Cassette, 29 pages
Published by Sounds True (first published December 17th 1999)
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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.
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.
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.
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