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Lao-tzu's treatise on the response of the Tao : Tʻai-shang kan-ying pʻien

Author: Yingzhang Li; Eva Wong
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : HarperCollins Publishers, ©1994.
Series: Sacred literature series.
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Considered by many Taoists and non-Taoists alike to be an essential guide to living, Lao Tzu's Treatise on the Response of the Tao was written by the twelfth-century sage Li Ying-chang. Presenting foundational teachings and practices of the Action and Karma school of Taoism, it is replete with folk stories illustrating the teachings and an introductory essay that discusses the more esoteric meanings of the passages.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yingzhang Li; Eva Wong
ISBN: 0060649569 9780060649562
OCLC Number: 29670498
Notes: "Under the auspices of Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism."
Description: xxxxv, 102 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Dates of the Chinese Dynasties --
1. Understanding the Principles --
2. Words of Warning --
3. The Guardians --
4. Accumulating Good Works --
5. Reward for Good Deeds --
6. Evil Deeds --
7. Retribution for Evil Deeds --
8. Instructions on Important Principles --
9. Repentance --
10. Actions --
Folk Tales. The Light of Truth. The Pious Scholar's Fortune. Charity Rewarded. The Power of a Good Person's Name. A Bully's Reform. The Irresponsible Minister. A Visit to Hell. Disrespect for Sacred Texts. Punishment Apportioned to Crime. The North Star Constellation. Offence against a Deity. The God of the Hearth. The Dragon Lord's Wrath. Ho-kuan and the Ants. The Cruel Hunters --
Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism.
Series Title: Sacred literature series.
Other Titles: Tai shang gan ying pian.
Responsibility: Li Ying-chang ; translated with an introduction by Eva Wong ; with an historical introduction by Sean Dennison.

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Considered by many Taoists and non-Taoists alike to be an essential guide to living, Lao Tzu's Treatise on the Response of the Tao was written by the twelfth-century sage Li Ying-chang. Presenting foundational teachings and practices of the Action and Karma school of Taoism, it is replete with folk stories illustrating the teachings and an introductory essay that discusses the more esoteric meanings of the passages. Told with clarity and depth, these seminal Taoist teachings offer guidance on leading a balanced, healthy life.

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