Author: Tzu, Lao
Number Of Pages: 88
Release Date: 03-08-2018
Details: Product Description This is a new translation of the Tao Te Ching in contemporary English by Sam Torode. "This is the gift that ancient humans would give us if they saw us today... Wisdom." --Jimmy of the "Bright Insight" YouTube channel, speaking of this edition of the Tao Te Ching. Wise yet worldly, spiritual yet practical, the Tao Te Ching is beloved by seekers all the world over. This new edition features a lucid, poetic translation that makes the Tao Te Ching accessible to contemporary readers.The Tao Te Ching is a series of meditations on the mysterious nature of the Tao--the Way, the guiding light, the very source of all existence. According to Lao Tzu (a name meaning "the old master"), the Tao is found where we would least expect it--not in the strong but in the weak; not in speech but in silence; not in doing but in "not-doing."Also available as a contemplative audiobook. Review "This is the gift that ancient humans would give us if they saw us today. The best gift you could ever give anyone: Wisdom." --Jimmy of the "Bright Insight" YouTube channel, reviewing this particular edition (see his review at: youtube.com/watch?v=6T8tzB2KlEc&t=102s) "It makes a great gift... Every other sentence is a memorable quote. This is our favorite lightweight travel edition [of the Tao Te Ching]." -- TaoTeachingMe.com review of this particular edition " A testament to humanity's at-home-ness in the universe, it can be read in half an hour or a lifetime." --Huston Smith, author of The World's Religions About the Author Sam Torode, publisher of the Ancient Renewal imprint, aims to create books that entertain, inform, and inspire. He is author of the bestselling humorous novel The Dirty Parts of the Bible and paraphraser of several philosophical classics . Also from Ancient Renewal: The Manual: A Philosopher's Guide to Life by Epictetus, The Meditations: An Emperor's Guide to Mastery by Marcus Aurelius, and The Song of Songs: A New Version.
Package Dimensions: 7.8 x 5.1 x 0.5 inches