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“Chuang Tzu”

Dec
2
2012

Confucian and Taoist Wisdom Gift Book

Here are quotations from some of China’s greatest thinkers, and most influential spiritual leaders…

Apr
13
2012

The Way of Chuang Tzu, Thomas Merton

Chuang Tzu , living almost 2500 years ago, was what we might today term a monk. He was certainly an iconoclast. Thomas Merton was not only a monk but…

Aug
7
2011

The Pooh of Tao 道

“There were giants among us in those days.” The Twenties and Thirties of our last, rapidly devaluing, century were indeed days of giants. It was a time when a hardy America began finding it’s distinct artistic and spiritual tones. And there was a need for someone with a steely eye and a fair heart to […]

May
16
1998

Meditation is Useless

One of my favorite Taoist stories is from the philosopher Chuang about the stinktree…