Understanding Chinese Culture in Relation to Tao

by Khoo Boo Eng



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 11/22/2019

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.5x8.5
Page Count : 100
ISBN : 9781543755138
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 8.5x8.5
Page Count : 100
ISBN : 9781543755152
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 100
ISBN : 9781543755145

About the Book

Understanding Chinese Culture in Relation to Tao, will provide the reader, in a simple easy to understand language an insight of how Taoism is incorporated into the Chinese culture over thousands of years. The concept of feng-shui, geography, astrology, Yin-Yang, rituals and the way to pray in Taoism, will be illustrated in the Chinese culture through the life process of birth, marriage and death of an individual. Every aspect of the life process, no matter how simple it may be, will involve Tao concepts. An individual who is not familiar with Taoism will be able to understand the processes and procedures of each ritual using the building blocks of Taoism. This book will provide an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the rich culture and traditions of Taoism.

About the Author

The author has already written two books on Taoism. They are 1) A Simple Approach to Taoism – of Gods and Deities 2) A Simple Approach to Taoism – Festivals, Worship and Rituals. The books are now internationally recognized. They were exhibited in the International Book Exhibition in Frankfurt, Germany and in London, United Kingdom.