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China's CEFC has big ambitions, but little known about ownership, funding - Yahoo Finance

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 22:47

China's CEFC has big ambitions, but little known about ownership, funding
Yahoo Finance
There is little public information about Ye, who company officials said loves reading works about Confucianism and Daoism, and rarely attends business dinners. Unlike many other Chinese entrepreneurs, Ye also strictly bans relatives from working at ...

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How To Unlock Your Psoas & Use It To Decrease Stress - Collective Evolution

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 20:06

Collective Evolution

How To Unlock Your Psoas & Use It To Decrease Stress
Collective Evolution
Once she was exposed to Koch's research and Taoism, she connected the dots between the psoas, stress, and spirituality and started referring to the psoas as “the muscle of the soul.” Taoism is a philosophy, often referred to as a religion, that ...

Figure and solitude: The art of Dan Rochette - Worcester Mag

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 07:05

Figure and solitude: The art of Dan Rochette
Worcester Mag
The closest I found was something between Daoism [Taoism] and Christianity. Most people would think those are incompatible, but it's more of a faith than a religion. Just traveling and seeing the beauty of that country.” This voyage of self discovery ...

Huston Smith: Farewell to a religious voyager and his role in modern, progressive faith - GetReligion (blog)

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 18:02

GetReligion (blog)

Huston Smith: Farewell to a religious voyager and his role in modern, progressive faith
GetReligion (blog)
(Upon publication, it was called "The Religions of Man," but Smith changed the title in 1991.) Each chapter is 40 or 50 pages long and each encapsulates and explicates a great religious tradition. There are eight: Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism ...

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Religion Scholar Huston Smith -- A Mentor to Millions | The ... - Huffington Post

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 22:08

Huffington Post

Religion Scholar Huston Smith -- A Mentor to Millions | The ...
Huffington Post
Huston Smith surrounded by fans at Sagrada bookstore in Oakland, California. Photo by Barbara Newhall. By Barbara Falconer Newhall. His millions of fans ...

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Cardinal Fernandez a true human being - Malaysiakini (subscription)

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 09:45

Cardinal Fernandez a true human being
Malaysiakini (subscription)
I am happy to have been acquainted with him while serving in the Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism (MCCBCHST) and we have had a cordial friendly relationship in our capacities as senior ...

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Changing the way you think - The Guardian

Sun, 01/08/2017 - 02:00

Changing the way you think
The Guardian
Fresh thinking: 'Evidence has been found for the growth of new nerve cells in adult brains, which means we can break old habits and make new ones.' Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo. Daniel Glaser. Sunday 8 January 2017 01.00 EST Last modified on ...

Buddhist Ethics Today – or can we all be a little more enlightened? - Patheos (blog)

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 20:27

Patheos (blog)

Buddhist Ethics Today – or can we all be a little more enlightened?
Patheos (blog)
Segall's writing is wide-reaching and wonderfully fluid. He mentions Aristotle, Kant, Hume, Kierkegaard, and other luminaries of the West. He also surveys the long history of Buddhism and its developments and encounters with Bon (Tibet), Daoism (China) ...

Tai Chi Chuan - Shanghai Daily (subscription)

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 12:07

Shanghai Daily (subscription)

Tai Chi Chuan
Shanghai Daily (subscription)
The first part of the name taiji, or tai chi, is a fundamental concept in traditional Chinese philosophies, including Taoism and Confucianism. In Chinese philosophy, tai chi is the ultimate source and motive force behind all reality. It also generates ...

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Researchers are feeding priests psychedelic drugs in the interest of science - Quartz

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 11:42

Researchers are feeding priests psychedelic drugs in the interest of science
Quartz
Anthony Bossis, the investigator leading the religious leaders trial at the NYU site, said it's no coincidence that this sense of unity can also be found in the teachings of the world's six principal religions (Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Daoism ...

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The many graceful, strengthening moves of Tai Chi (5 photos ... - GuelphToday

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 10:02

GuelphToday

The many graceful, strengthening moves of Tai Chi (5 photos ...
GuelphToday
The moves, and there are a lot of them, are graceful and flowing, yet strong and steady, done in harmony for the good of the body, mind and spirit. About 30 ...

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The Impact Crew: 'Why judge me because I'm a Buddhist?" | Feature ... - GhanaWeb

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 22:42

GhanaWeb

The Impact Crew: 'Why judge me because I'm a Buddhist?" | Feature ...
GhanaWeb
No two ways, there are many religions in the world with each having a sizeable number of followers including secret societies. Because of clarity, I've taken the ...

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'As the Sun of Suns Rose: The Darkness of the Creeds Was Dispelled' is Released - Broadway World

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 06:11

'As the Sun of Suns Rose: The Darkness of the Creeds Was Dispelled' is Released
Broadway World
Inspired by the Sikh prophet Guru Nanak Sahib, the first of the 10 Sikh gurus, Mehboob clarifies this mystery of Sikh religion in comparison to other famous religions of the world such as Taoism, Platonism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism and ...

Chinese billionaire seeks ideas from Canadian universities for education prize - The Globe and Mail

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 21:48

Chinese billionaire seeks ideas from Canadian universities for education prize
The Globe and Mail
“No matter if you look at Confucianism, Taoism and Buddhism, they are all advocating be kind to people, do good things for others. We have a saying that if you do good things to others you are accumulating virtue for yourself, which is going to be ...

Emoting with musty wood - The Hindu

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 15:52

The Hindu

Emoting with musty wood
The Hindu
Capra's investigation into the similarities between. Eastern philosophies of Taoism and empirical sciences gave shape to the installation, Dr. Capra's Garden. “Capra's book answered my questions on these similarities, and I got really excited,” says Gowda.

Lifting the weight: How meditation can help shed pounds, too - Chicago Sun-Times

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 10:02

Chicago Sun-Times

Lifting the weight: How meditation can help shed pounds, too
Chicago Sun-Times
The practice of meditation — long associated with the religious traditions of Buddhism, Taoism and Hinduism — is often done with mantras, prayer beads and guided visuals all in an effort to enter a concentrated mental focus that can relax the mind ...

The PPP's enantiodromia - The News International

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 20:03

The News International

The PPP's enantiodromia
The News International
“When things get to their extreme, they turn into their opposite.” This strange, counterintuitive principle of Taoism, the traditional Chinese religion, was fully endorsed by Carl Jung who coined the term Enantiodromia to adopt it to his analytical ...

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How Far Does Gender Equality Exist in Traditional Chinese Culture? - Women of China

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 00:30

How Far Does Gender Equality Exist in Traditional Chinese Culture?
Women of China
For example, the idea of "uniformity" in Taoism presents the overall embodiment of equality and harmony. In Confucian culture, the rule "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you", also place emphasis on equal human rights and mutual respect.

Book Review: The Tao of Craft | The Wild Hunt - The Wild Hunt

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 14:40

The Wild Hunt

Book Review: The Tao of Craft | The Wild Hunt
The Wild Hunt
tao-of-craft The Tao of Craft: Fu Talismans and Casting Sigils in the Eastern Esoteric Tradition by Benebell Wen. Published by North Atlantic Books (600 pages).

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What loophole is minister talking about, asks church group - Free Malaysia Today

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 20:23

Free Malaysia Today

What loophole is minister talking about, asks church group
Free Malaysia Today
Jagir, who is also vice-president of the Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism (MCCBCHST), expressed regret that Putrajaya appears to be going after non-Muslim religious bodies. “Most mosques and ...
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