Lieh-tzu: A Taoist Guide to Practical Living (Paperback)

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The Lieh-tzu is a collection of stories and philosophical musings of a sage of the same name who lived around the fourth century BCE. Lieh-tzu's teachings range from the origin and purpose of life, the Taoist view of reality, and the nature of enlightenment to the training of the body and mind, communication, and the importance of personal freedom. This distinctive translation presents Lieh-tzu as a friendly, intimate companion speaking directly to the reader in a contemporary voice about matters relevant to our everyday lives.

About the Author


Eva Wong is an independent scholar and a practitioner of the Taoist arts of the Pre-Celestial Way and Complete Reality lineages. She has written and translated many books on Taoism and related topics, including A Master Course in Feng-Shui; Tales of the Taoist Immortals; and Taoism: An Essential Guide.

Praise for Lieh-tzu: A Taoist Guide to Practical Living…


"A bright and lively translation that captures the essential insights of the Lieh-Tzu."—Library Journal

Product Details ISBN-10: 1570628998
ISBN-13: 9781570628993
Published: Shambhala, 12/11/2001
Pages: 264
Language: English


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