The Secret Teachings of the Tao Te Ching

The Secret Teachings of the Tao Te Ching

Mantak Chia


unearths suggestions for attaining religious immortality via an in-depth exploration of Lao-tzu's Tao Te Ching

• comprises 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 of 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 capacity “the historical child,” wrote those short yet crucial verses that experience either confounded and conferred benefits on humankind. Now Taoist masters Mantak Chia and Tao Huang advisor readers during the origins of this philosophy, the that 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 could be understood basically via center awakening--a real integration of physique and mind--made attainable with the insights and routines during this ebook. The authors learn Lao-tzu's teachings, line by means of line, and supply meditations, interpretations, and useful illustrations that make clear the genuine which means and function of this vintage textual content.

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