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Tao In Its Transcendental Aspect, And In Its Physical Manifestation

THE Tao which can be expressed in words is not the eternal Tao; the name which can be uttered is not its eternal name. Without a name, it is the Beginning of Heaven and Earth; with a name, it is the Mother of all things. 1,160 more words

Meditations, Sutras, Koans, And Prayers

Soft Grasses 1/28/15

“Embracing Tao, you become embraced.
Supple, breathing gently, you become reborn.
Clearing your vision, you become clear.
Nurturing your beloved, you become impartial.
Opening your heart, you become accepted. 149 more words

* Inspiration - Tao knowing

This is one of my favorite quotes from Lao Tzu.  Why not take time to pause and reflect on the words and how they resonate with you today. 93 more words

Middle Ground

Nothing to learn

We are walking from Nazareth to Capernaum, following the Jesus Trail. We are presently in Cana, staying at an Arab-Christian place, near the Franciscan Wedding Chapel. 819 more words


Viva la Resistance!

Have you ever been described as stubborn, recalcitrant or an outsider? If so, do you ever feel that there may be some truth to these descriptions? 531 more words


Heal yourself of all knowing

We are walking the Jesus Trail, from Nazareth to
Capernaum (on the Sea of Galilee), as noted in the Gospel of Matthew (4:13):

“Leaving Nazareth, he went and lived in Capernaum which was by the lake.” … 784 more words


Great Abide: Tao Te Ching Chapter 5 (Putkonin Version)

Introduction to the Great Abide series 

Tao Te Ching Chapter 5  (Amy Putkonen version)

Heaven and Earth are without bias,
Treating the Ten Thousand Things… 540 more words

Great Abide / Tao Tuesdays