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How Daoism can make a difference in business - USAPP American Politics and Policy (blog)

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 02:04

USAPP American Politics and Policy (blog)

How Daoism can make a difference in business
USAPP American Politics and Policy (blog)
Daoism (also Taoism) is an ancient Chinese philosophy, which emerged between 6th and 3rdBC and is often associated with the philosophers Laozi (also Lao Tzu) and Zhuangzi (also Chuang Tzu). Yet, a clear definition of Daoism is difficult. It overlaps ...

Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain launches Presidential Villa - TravelDailyNews Asia-Pacific

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 21:59

TravelDailyNews Asia-Pacific

Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain launches Presidential Villa
TravelDailyNews Asia-Pacific
... on the region's roots as the birthplace of Taoism to offer a one-of-a-kind historical journey, the resort is launching a Presidential Villa that embodies Taoist elements of achieving harmony with nature and the vision of reconnection and self ...

The resurgence of religion after Mao - gulfnews.com

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 08:27

The resurgence of religion after Mao
gulfnews.com
In pre-modern China, religious attachment lacked this absoluteness: believers veered between the “three teachings” (Confucianism, Buddhism, Taoism) according to social and ritual need. Religion blurred ubiquitously into political power. Control of ...

As 'Game Of Thrones' Draws To A Close, Will Sony's 'The Wheel Of Time' Be The Next Fantasy Hit? - moviepilot.com

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 18:32

moviepilot.com

As 'Game Of Thrones' Draws To A Close, Will Sony's 'The Wheel Of Time' Be The Next Fantasy Hit?
moviepilot.com
Jordan creates his own beautifully realized mythology, merging some basic Christian ideas with the most relatable concepts lifted straight from Buddhism, Hinduism, and Daoism. He creates the most well-developed magical 'system' I've seen in any work of ...

By night, Claire Ruddick is a lorry driver... by day she is a Zen Buddhist nun - Mirror.co.uk

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 04:53

Mirror.co.uk

By night, Claire Ruddick is a lorry driver... by day she is a Zen Buddhist nun
Mirror.co.uk
Zen Buddhism is a combinations of Indian Mahayana Buddhism and Taoism. It began in China and became popular in the west from the mid-20th century. The essence of Zen is attempting to understand the meaning of life directly, without being misled by ...

Role of Sufism & Taoism in Pak-China ties - Pakistan Observer

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 21:58

Role of Sufism & Taoism in Pak-China ties
Pakistan Observer
CHINA and Pakistan adhere to two completely different socio-political systems, languages, customs, cultures and religions. The exemplary government-to-government relations and diplomatic ties were never impeded despite these glaring differences.

How this Hucknall trucker became a Zen Buddhist nun - Nottingham Post

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 09:32

Nottingham Post

How this Hucknall trucker became a Zen Buddhist nun
Nottingham Post
Zen Buddhism is a combinations of Indian Mahayana Buddhism and Taoism. It began in China and became popular in the west from the mid-20th century. The essence of Zen is attempting to understand the meaning of life directly, without being misled by ...

Role of sufism and Taoism in China-Pakistan Relations - The Nation

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 21:07

The Nation

Role of sufism and Taoism in China-Pakistan Relations
The Nation
China and Pakistan adhere to two completely different socio-political systems, languages, customs, cultures and religions. The exemplary government-to-government relations and diplomatic ties were never impeded despite these glaring differences.

Causes of evil - What various religions believe - Jamaica Gleaner

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 01:07

Causes of evil - What various religions believe
Jamaica Gleaner
This shortened list would include Christianity, Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Confucianism, Sikhism, and Taoism, among others. One common thread among these religions is that there is a distinct separation between good and evil, with each of them ...

New Afrocentric bookstore promotes big ideas in a small space - Akron Beacon Journal

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 21:39

Akron Beacon Journal

New Afrocentric bookstore promotes big ideas in a small space
Akron Beacon Journal
Long said he's clocked 15,000 hours of research into spiritual and health-related studies, from Christianity and Western medicine to Taoism and other Eastern philosophies. Now, he's giving weekly lectures about his learnings at FEEYD, along with almost ...

Bollywood's 'Panda' meets giant pandas in Sichuan - Yahoo Finance

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 00:27

Yahoo Finance

Bollywood's 'Panda' meets giant pandas in Sichuan
Yahoo Finance
One of the most important events on Khan's itinerary in Sichuan was watching a performance of tai chi on Mount Qingcheng, an important center of Taoism. To learn more about the ancient art, he held in-depth exchanges with the master of the Qingcheng ...

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Okay, Computer: Some Drinking Implied - Indiana Daily Student

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 11:54

Indiana Daily Student

Okay, Computer: Some Drinking Implied
Indiana Daily Student
That rule works, because it's easy to remember and plays off the Wachowskis' inclination toward half-baked references to Jean Baudrillard and Daoism. It will also absolutely destroy anyone brave enough to watch “The Matrix Reloaded.” The work that goes ...

China's great awakening - Financial Times

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 06:19

Financial Times

China's great awakening
Financial Times
Since assuming office in late 2012, President Xi Jinping has overseen a propaganda campaign promoting traditional belief systems such as Confucianism, Buddhism and Daoism. Propaganda, however, is not the source of the religious revival Johnson ...

How Taoists Found Their Way To a Young Audience - Sixth Tone

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 01:37

Sixth Tone

How Taoists Found Their Way To a Young Audience
Sixth Tone
Last month, Shanghai's City God Temple played host to a solemn congregation gathered in celebration of the birth of Laozi, an ancient philosopher widely known as the founder of Chinese Taoism. The ceremony was held on the 15th day of the second month ...

Picture Of Religious Harmony On Subway Goes Viral - Opposing Views

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 10:27

Opposing Views

Picture Of Religious Harmony On Subway Goes Viral
Opposing Views
A photo of a Hasidic couple sitting next to a Muslim woman on a New York City subway has gone viral. The ph...

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Father to Five - Richmond magazine (blog)

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 09:55

Richmond magazine (blog)

Father to Five
Richmond magazine (blog)
If Taoism is about “just being,” the Tao of Pop means being an empathetic and responsible parent beyond bloodlines. I know this because my Pop is not my biological father, but my stepfather. Though I didn't inherit his chromosomes, I've had his ...

Libraries fuel love of reading - Danville Commercial News

Sun, 04/16/2017 - 08:30

Danville Commercial News

Libraries fuel love of reading
Danville Commercial News
If you wanted to learn more about life in East Asia, you could read a history of the Ming Dynasty, a book on Taoism or a cookbook featuring recipes for pad thai. You could even read a novel written by someone from that part of the world. The universe ...

From zombie parades to Stranger Things: why is our culture obsessed with monsters? - New Statesman

Sat, 04/15/2017 - 03:51

New Statesman

From zombie parades to Stranger Things: why is our culture obsessed with monsters?
New Statesman
As the many tributes made clear, Alexander was a brilliant and unconventional editor whose methods derived from Chinese Taoism: he achieved miracles while appearing to practise wu wei, or “do nothing”. In fact, Alexander operated instinctively ...

The Mists of Scorsese's Silence - The American Interest

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 09:17

The American Interest

The Mists of Scorsese's Silence
The American Interest
The obscuring mists in shan shui paintings are meant to evoke awe at the hidden mysteries of the universe—a reaction that was cherished in the Taoism that influenced the style. In The Tao of Chinese Landscape Painting, Wucius Wong writes that seeing ...

Turkey's referendum could hand power on a plate to President Erdogan - New Statesman

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 19:04

New Statesman

Turkey's referendum could hand power on a plate to President Erdogan
New Statesman
As the many tributes made clear, Alexander was a brilliant and unconventional editor whose methods derived from Chinese Taoism: he achieved miracles while appearing to practise wu wei, or “do nothing”. In fact, Alexander operated instinctively ...

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