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The wisdom of the Taoist masters comes alive on these glossy, artful pages Simple truths come from within These stories are not complex, but they are meant to be internalized or contemplated, reflected upon or accompanying meditation It was not a book I would have ever found without the help of a good friend I will keep it on my shelf to refer to whenever I ve lost my Way and need a quick dose of ancient wisdom It is now a part of my spiritual journey Some would like to create separation a The wisdom of the Taoist masters comes alive on these glossy, artful pages Simple truths come from within These stories are not complex, but they are meant to be internalized or contemplated, reflected upon or accompanying meditation It was not a book I would have ever found without the help of a good friend I will keep it on my shelf to refer to whenever I ve lost my Way and need a quick dose of ancient wisdom It is now a part of my spiritual journey Some would like to create separation and have us all believe that we are vastly different from our fellow human beings But we re essentially all the same at the core and this book taps into that universality I recommend Tales from the Tao to seekers of truth and wisdom, those with open minds and those who will create space for new and ancient ideas [[ Kindle ]] ☠ Tales from the Tao: The Wisdom of the Taoist Masters ⇧ The emperor knew that he would get no honest answers at court and so he decided to travel to the mountains to visit a certain Taoist sage who lived high on the craggy topTALES FROM THE TAOThis unique collection brings together the most inspiring, illuminating and downright funny stories from the classical works of Taoist masters, alongside new writing inspired by traditional tales Set against a backdrop of the mountains, waterfalls and gorges of China, these tales introduce important Taoist ideas about many of the most basic human experiences including birth, death, loss, pleasure, and how to surrender to the most fundamental experience of the Tao itselfInterwoven with classical Toaist quotations and illuustrated with beautiful photography throughout, these engrossing narratives are as relevant today as they were in the great dynasties of ancient ChinaFront cover Landscape Paintingink on paper by Chen Zhe Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford The Bridgeman Art Library A neat little book This takes a bunch of short taoist tales, the type that are normally a couple of sentences or a paragraph long, and fills them out somewhat They re still short, easy reads, but now each one readslike a very short story.This book is also illustrated by the great photography of John Cleare His black and white subjects are both natural and simple, plus they re well placed to somewhat mirror the subject matter. I received this book as a Goodreads giveaway It is a beautiful book, the black and white photos are stunning evoking a feeling of peace I know very little of the Tao but the stories were thought provoking and interesting This is the sort of book that will sit on a coffee table and be picked up when required This is not my usual reading but I thoroughly enjoyed it Thank you. If you like Taoism, then this book is a nice compilation of stories and words of wisdom It helped me to remember to be myself and go with the flow I didn t like the author s stories Solala Towler as much as the other ones, but they were a thing, and I appreciated them nonetheless. See loll v ike raamat on minu lemmik Iga kord kui ma selle l bi loen on k ik j lle korras. This collection of short Taoist stories covers the majority of core Taoist concepts in nicely written, beautifully illustrated style The black and white photography fits the Taoism theme very well The tales will be mostly familiar to those already familiar with Taoism, although I was not directly familiar with the specific authors since my main exposure is still just the Tao Te Ching While this isn t an absolutely necessary book, it is a nice volume that sums up Taoism in a good looking pac This collection of short Taoist stories covers the majority of core Taoist concepts in nicely written, beautifully illustrated style The black and white photography fits the Taoism theme very well The tales will be mostly familiar to those already familiar with Taoism, although I was not directly familiar with the specific authors since my main exposure is still just the Tao Te Ching While this isn t an absolutely necessary book, it is a nice volume that sums up Taoism in a good looking package This book has some wonderful photographs in it. make an argument an exchange of ideas or no one ions or hears each other First read it , then think about it, then meditate upon it.