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Lao-tzu and Tao-te ching

Providing hints on the  meaning of Tao-te ching

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This is the ebook version of our course with the same name (more about the course version here ). It treats of the life of Lao-tzu and the meaning of his Tao-te ching.

In short, we explain in plain words the basics, such as: Tao, Wu, Wu-Wei, the Spirit of the Valley, and so forth (see the summary below). 

The ebook version comprises only the first 10 of 12 lessons, and doesn't include the final quiz, the bonus and the online assistance.

  • Lao-tzu and Tao-te ching coverSummary:

1. Who Is Lao-tzu?
A short introduction to Lao-tzu life.
2. Introduction to the Tao-te ching (name, structure, concepts)
Short introduction to the content of Tao-te ching.
3. What is Tao?
Explains the meaning of the term Tao.
4. What is Emptiness (wu)?
Explains the meaning of wu - emptiness.
5. What is Nondoing (wu-wei)
Explains the meaning of wu-wei - nondoing.
6. Yin and Yang Principles in Tao-te ching
Yin and yang as they appear in Tao-te ching.
7. The Spirit of Mysterious Valley
The meaning of the most obscure concept of Tao-te ching.
8. Naturalness (tzu-jan)
Explains this concept
9. P'u - Simplicity
Explains the meaning of the term p'u.
10. The Art of Meditation in Tao-te ching
A hint to the meditation method in Tao-te ching.

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