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People Are Not Taught To Be Virtuous

“We have said that the Taoist Absolute was the Relative. In ethics the Taoist railed at the laws and the moral codes of society, for to them right and wrong were but relative terms. 278 more words

Philosophy

ON RITUAL #2: A Sip of Tea

The Japanese Tea Ceremony

In yesterday’s post I wrote about how rituals could easily lose their juice on the one hand, and be gateways to an incarnate beauty on the other. 1,645 more words

Philosophy

into the Tao

Never think there is anything impossible for the soul. It is the greatest heresy to think so. If there is sin, this is the only sin; to say that you are weak, or others are weak. 124 more words

Poetry

Writing Corner.

So, I feel like this blog has evolved over the last couple of years. It started out as a place to get my feet wet, writing to an audience. 423 more words

Summertime Health and Harmony

You can subtly attune to the exuberant energy and bountiful qualities of summer and it’s associated Chinese medicine element of Fire through your lifestyle, diet and spiritual health practices. 1,033 more words

Authentic Tao Living

Ode to Meditation (The Good Darkness)

This is where you are asked
To collection your mind’s fragments
Into a quiet pool around silence
Bit by bit let go of grasping

Thought without possession… 112 more words

Poetry

Accept disgrace willingly.
Accept misfortune as the human condition.
What do you mean by “Accept disgrace willingly”?
Accept being unimportant.
Do not be concerned with loss or gain.

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Philosophy