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Lao Tzu and Taoism

Max Kaltenmark

Lao Tzu and Taoism

by Max Kaltenmark

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Published in Stanford, Calif., Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lao zi.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated from the French by Roger Greaves.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21324044M

    The Tao Te Ching, By Lao Tzu Words | 4 Pages. The Tao Te Ching is a 81 chapter book written by Lao Tzu. It’s wisdom is entirely immortal and focuses mostly on the theology of Taoism and explaining how Tao is part of our lives and how we as people can become part of the Tao. Also spelled Laozi or Lao Tsu. Legendary name at birth: Li Erh. According to legend, Lao Tzu (“old man” or “old sage”) was the ancient author of Tao Te Ching, the most widely translated Chinese work of all time and the classic book of the religion or philosophy known as rs disagree whether Lao Tzu was a real person or a pen name for the writers of Tao Te Ching, which is.

    “Lao Tzu was a Chinese philosopher credited with founding the philosophical system of Taoism He is thought to have lived in the 6th century BEC” (Mark). Lao Tzu’s philosophy of non-action has a great impact on future generations, because it can make the country become peaceful.   Lao Tzu (Laozi or Lao-tze), known as the Old Master, was an ancient Chinese philosopher, almighty sage, creator of Taoism and author of the ‘Tao Te Ching’ (Daodejing), one of the most important books of Taoism, both religious and philosophical. ‘Tao Te Ching’, is a Chinese classic text traditionally credited to the 6th-century BC; the work of a source of inspiration that inspired many.

    (Taoism) Lao Tzu's disciple, who lived some two hundred years after him and wrote numerous treatises on the Tao. He is still considered the bet interpreter of the Tao Te Ching; and his collected writings named after him, stand second in importance only to the Tao Te Ching in the Taoist canon. I’ve also decided to revisit a book of mine from , Change Your Thoughts—Change Your Life, based on the year I spent studying and living according to Lao-tzu’s wisdom in the way of the Tao te Ching.


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