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What Is Tao?

What Is Tao? By {author, ✓ What Is Tao? ✓ Alan Watts ✓ What Is Tao? ✓ Alan Watts - What Is Tao?, What Is Tao Alan Watts noted author and respected authority on Far Eastern thought studied Taoism extensively and in his final years moved to a quiet cabin in the mountains and dedicated himself almost exclusive

  • Publisher‏:‎ New World Library (October 6, 2010)
  • Publication date‏:‎ October 6, 2010
  • Language‏:‎ English
  • File size‏:‎ 574 KB
  • Text-to-Speech‏:‎ Enabled
  • Enhanced typesetting‏:‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray‏:‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise‏:‎ Enabled
  • Print length‏:‎ 64 pages
  • Lending‏:‎ Not Enabled

✓ What Is Tao? ✓ Alan Watts, What Is Tao?, Alan Watts, What Is Tao Alan Watts noted author and respected authority on Far Eastern thought studied Taoism extensively and in his final years moved to a quiet cabin in the mountains and dedicated himself almost exclusively to meditating and writing on the Tao This new book gives us an opportunity to not only understand the concept of the Tao but to experience the Tao as a personal practice of liberation

What Is Tao?

✓ What Is Tao? ✓ Alan Watts ✓ What Is Tao? ✓ Alan Watts - What Is Tao?, What Is Tao Alan Watts noted author and respected authority on Far Eastern thought studied Taoism extensively and in his final years moved to a quiet cabin in the mountains and dedicated himself almost exclusive What Is Tao?

  • ✓ What Is Tao? ✓ Alan Watts
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385 thought on “What Is Tao?

  1. I ha e this only four stars because Alan Watts gives better and in depth descriptions elsewhere Still, this stands as a good, bite size introduction to the differences in approach between the Western mindset and that of Eastern philosophies It s a quick read and the concepts are clearly stated If you are new to understanding Tao, read this.


  2. Alan Watts has set himself an almost impossible task here by trying to describe the indescribable and know the unknowable However, along the way, he provides the reader with excellent insights into the mindset of the ancient culture that first conceived what has become an essential building block for virtually every form of religion It is well worth reading than once.


  3. What is exceptional about Alan Watts is that he not only thoroughly understood Eastern philosophy but also knew how to effectively share his knowledge His manner of writing is informative without being droll His works are easy reads and difficult for an inquisitive mind to turn away from.


  4. This is a short book but the overview on taoism is a great introduction to Alan Watts and his style of philosophy and taoism If you like this you ll then love all Alan Watts philosophy on eastern thought See the Alan Watts watercourse way taoism and Dr Wayne Dyers wonderful change your thoughts change your life interpretations on the tao te ching a must read for people intrested in taoism.


  5. Taoism Buddhism have been Westernized and the core ideas distilled and separated from organized religion, making this a path to liberation.Take the book seriously, especially the part about doing this work yourself There is only one person who can take the path of liberation You.Do not follow another and expect to be free, learn from others, but run from those who would organize you.


  6. There are many wonderful books on Tao This brief book by Alan Watts is , I think, the best Also, perhaps the best Watts It gave a much better understanding of Tao writings but a much better understanding of many things.


  7. This book is edited by Mark Watts, Alan Watts son It contains an introduction by Mark Watts and two lectures given by Alan Watts on the subject of Taoism When Alan Watts wrote this material he did not plan to make it into a book called What is Tao.The first essay covers the basic topics of Who was Lao tzu,What is the Tao,What is the meaning of the term Tzu Jan, By itself so ,What is the meaning of the term Wu Wei, Not forcing , and,What is the meaning of the term Te Virtue Skill at living The th [...]



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