daoism

What Does Taoism Focus On?

In reality, there are a few drops in the rain which can be perceived. They are enough to ground our soul. When interacting with the endlessly hard and the infinitely soft, we are greatly inspired by the elements. When you are ready to give, you must be prepared to observe under the veil which hides the true intentions of the people. The hidden nature within which clouds the way of the Dao, light the path and be inspired to change.

The Story of Lao Tzu

Laozi describes two ways of the Dao, the way of humans and the way of nature. When both worlds harmonize we call it Ziran自然 (zìrán) because, in the end, and beginning, it is the same source. The way of the Dao for humans is called Wuwei 無爲 (wúwéi). Everything against our nature is against the Dao.
All energies will be created from Wuji (emptiness) in the moment of true nothingness there will also be Yin and Yang. Once the will of heaven is realized Taiji will emerge. What we realize as our truth will give power to Taiji.

Calming the Monkey Mind

What prevents us from logic thinking and pure action? The monkey mind is an often discussed topic in China and grew familiar with legends like Wukong (the monkey king). This term originated from Chinese history and can also be found… Read More ›

Unlearning

https://wudangacademy.tumblr.com/post/163294628925/unlearning Unlearning The process of correcting wrong habits and living intuitively. Wu Wei Check out the Wudang community on Tumblr! Go to Tumblr

The Paradox of Wudang Teachings

The fundamental reality in the Daoist understanding is divided in “nothing” and “everything.” The existence of one gives life to the opposite. The existence of everything gives purpose to nothing. One cannot exist without the other, and so the coexistence can be… Read More ›

Emptiness (空) vs Void (无)

https://wudangacademy.tumblr.com/post/162512104120/emptiness-空-vs-void-无 Emptiness (空) vs Void (无) Void vs Emptiness – Philosophy Check out the Wudang community on Tumblr! Go to Tumblr

The Principle of Wu Wei

https://wudangacademy.tumblr.com/post/162074871360/the-principle-of-wu-wei Wu Wei, the way of humans between heaven and earth. Check out the Wudang community on Tumblr! Go to Tumblr