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Tao: The Pathless Path

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In his commentaries on five parables from the Leih Tzu, Osho brings a fresh and contemporary interpretation to the ancient wisdom of Tao. Leih Tzu was a well-known Taoist master in the fourth century B.C., and his sly critiques of a Confucius provide abundant opportunities for the reader to explore the contrasts between the rational and irrational, the male and female, the ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published February 23rd 2002 by Renaissance Books (first published 1979)
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Durty South Drew
Oct 11, 2009 rated it it was amazing
awesome boo..challenges your thinking and ego,impleted this wisdom and live life
Molly wemder
Oct 20, 2007 rated it liked it
Interesting take on the Tao te Ching
Beth
Aug 21, 2012 rated it it was amazing

Magnificent!
Aziz
Sep 25, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Such an awesome book. Great work, for an Osho reader or 1st Osho book :)
Chetan Misal
Sep 07, 2011 rated it it was amazing
its just superb.... i cant express in words.. read twice..
Nadine Tewaditep
Apr 26, 2017 rated it it was amazing
เตา มรรควิถีทีไรหนทาง Tao : The Pathless Path แปลโดย ดร. ประพนธ ผาสุขยืด

บอกยากวาหนังสือเลมนีพูดถึงอะไรกันแน แตมันไมใชหนังสือสอนศาสนาแนนอน เราวาหนังสือเลมนีอธิบายเรืองเตาไดอานเขาใจงาย และจัดเปนจุดเริมตนทีดีในการทำความรูจักแนวคิดแบบเตาคะ

'เตา โดย โอโช' เปนหนังสือของโอโชเลมทีเราใชเวลาอานนานทีสุดคะ ตอนแรกๆ ทีอานเลมนีคือถึงขันเหวอเลยทีเดียว สวนนึงเพราะ 1. วิธีการอธิบายในเลมตางกับโอโชเลมอืน และ 2. เรามีความรูเรืองเตาเปน 0 คะ

สวนตัวมองหนังสือเลมนีเปนหนังสือดาน Creative Living เสียดวยซำ เหมาะกับคนไมชอบอย
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Lê Khánh
Jun 20, 2017 rated it it was ok
Một cuốn sách theo mình là quá sức với một người trẻ cần nhiều năng lượng và không ngại "Foolish" như mình.
Chinmay K
Mar 30, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Brilliant!
Listened to both volumes audio version

Excerpts,
you cant seek truth .. you have to wait .. be patient .. be receptive .. not doing anything, but pulsating with energy, being alive, throbbing then .. Truth happens.

Tao is sublime laziness!
No need to do anything, all your doing is ego's effort/trip, just be (no-mind) and let Nature (God) do through you .. then you experience God.

Ashtavakra and Tao's Lao Tzu say the same, Lao Tzu: Wu wei- Non doing, just be.
Ashtavakra: Alasi Shiromani (Be
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Quicksilver Quill
Jun 06, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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Tao: The Pathless Path is an extraordinary book by Osho in which he offers his interpretations of five parables taken from the Taoist classic the Lieh Tzu. His explorations and discussions of these short tales shed light on Taoist thought and create wonderful lessons in which to explore the nature of the Tao.
Benjamin Zapata
Jan 09, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Beautiful lessons from one of the greatest teacher in the world! Without wings we die;this remarkable book is a significant key to freedom. Savor its spirit.Let it shake you up and transform you as you encounter an ancient tradition promoting a higher consciousness and a universal love.
Caroline
Apr 04, 2011 rated it it was amazing
I love Osho and I love Lao tzu, so Osho's thoughts on Tao are a great pleasure to read.
Ray
Jun 09, 2011 rated it really liked it
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Pretty good book. Most of the chapters start with an ancient story, which Osho then breaks down and examines. His view is very insightful and keeps in line with the Tao.
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No Words...
Pattie
Dec 29, 2012 rated it liked it
A good book - some new slants offered on timeless philosophies. But it is a bit wordy and repetitive at times.
Leah
2.5 stars
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acerca de la autenticidad, de aceptar las realidades la verdad. la belleza de las cosas
Ha Yen
Mar 15, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Lão Tử và Khổng Tử quýnh lộn nhao. Khó hiểu :3
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One of the most provocative and inspiring spiritual teachers of the twentieth century, Osho defies categorization - reflecting everything from the individual quest for meaning to the most urgent social and political issues facing society today. His books are not written but are transcribed from recordings of extemporaneous talks given over a period of thirty-five years. Osho has been described by ...more
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“Taoism is the profoundest nonconformism that has ever been evolved anywhere in the world, at any time in history; essentially it is rebellion.” 4 likes
“This should be one of the basic attitudes—not to think about what the other is doing. That is his life. If he decides to live it that way, that is his business. Who are you even to have an opinion about it? Even to have an opinion means that you are ready to interfere, you have already interfered.” 3 likes
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