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Taoism

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  • Alchemists, Mediums, and Magiciansby Thomas Cleary

    Shambhala 2009; US$ 21.99

    Here is an introduction to the magical and mystical realm of Taoism through biographical and historical sketches of Taoist adepts over two thousand years. This panoramic view of the many faces of Taoism and its intimate connection with Chinese culture and society includes intriguing accounts of the Taoist secret societies that carried out mystical... more...

  • The Way of the Worldby Thomas Cleary

    Shambhala 2009; US$ 15.99

    The dynamic relationship between the individual and society has been a central concern of Taoism from its ancient beginnings?which is perhaps why certain Taoist classics, like Sun Tzu?s Art of War, are so often consulted these days for leadership advice. This anthology presents a wide range of texts revealing the processes of integrating personal... more...

  • Awakening to the Taoby Lui I-Ming; Thomas Cleary

    Shambhala 2006; US$ 18.95

    The Tao is the ancient Chinese "Way" that has inspired numerous books, from The Tao of Physics to The Tao of Sex . This book might be called "The Tao of Tao." In 142 brief meditative essays, the author uses simple language and natural imagery to express the essence of the wisdom that holds the key to success in every human endeavor. Liu I-ming... more...

  • Cultivating Stillnessby Eva Wong

    Shambhala 1992; US$ 17.99

    Equanimity, good health, peace of mind, and long life are the goals of the ancient Taoist tradition known as "internal alchemy," of which Cultivating Stillness is a key text. Written between the second and fifth centuries, the book is attributed to T'ai Shang Lao-chun?the legendary figure more widely known as Lao-Tzu, author of the Tao-te Ching... more...

  • Entering the Taoby Hua-Ching Ni

    Shambhala 1997; US$ 17.99

    Master Hua-Ching Ni uses straightforward language and personal experiences, as well as traditional stories and teachings of the ancient masters, to impart the wisdom of Taoism, the Integral Way. His teachings promote a simple, natural, healthy, and happy way of life that lays the foundation for spiritual self-cultivation. Master Ni emphasizes that... more...

  • Holding Yin, Embracing Yangby Eva Wong

    Shambhala 2005; US$ 18.99

    In Holding Yin, Embracing Yang, Eva Wong presents translations of three key texts containing the highest teachings of the Eastern and Western schools of Taoist internal alchemy?the discipline of cultivating health, longevity, and immortality by transforming the energetic structures of body and mind. The texts are primarily concerned with meditation,... more...

  • Lao Tzu: Tao Te Chingby Ursula K. Le Guin

    Shambhala 1998; US$ 13.99

    No other English translation of this greatest of the Chinese classics can match Ursula Le Guin's striking new version. Le Guin, best known for thought-provoking science fiction novels that have helped to transform the genre, has studied the Tao Te Ching for more than forty years. She has consulted the literal translations and worked with Chinese... more...

  • Lieh-tzuby Eva Wong

    Shambhala 2001; US$ 21.99

    The Lieh-tzu is a collection of stories and philosophical musings of a sage of the same name who lived around the fourth century BCE. Lieh-tzu's teachings range from the origin and purpose of life, the Taoist view of reality, and the nature of enlightenment to the training of the body and mind, communication, and the importance of personal freedom.... more...

  • Seven Taoist Mastersby Eva Wong

    Shambhala 2004; US$ 17.99

    History and legend are interwoven in this folk novel that both entertains and instructs. Written by an unknown author, Seven Taoist Masters is the story of six men and one woman who overcome tremendous hardships on the journey to self-mastery. These characters and their teacher, Wang Ch'ung-yang, are all historical figures who lived in the Southern... more...

  • The Taoist I Chingby Lui I-Ming; Thomas Cleary

    Shambhala 2005; US$ 25.99

    The I Ching , or "Book of Change," is considered the oldest of the Chinese classics and has throughout history commanded unsurpassed prestige and popularity. Containing several layers of text and given numerous levels of interpretation, it has captured continuous attention for well over two thousand years. It has been considered a book of fundamental... more...