Practising Tao is like swimming in water
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Practising Tao is like swimming in water

Practice Tao is like swimming in water. If you trust yourself to it and stay relax, you float. If you are doubtful and strive to be in control, you sink. You are Tao. Trust yourself to it and stay relax. It will exude the confidence of water and make you proud. He who does not…

You can’t know Tao without knowing Te
tao te ching

You can’t know Tao without knowing Te

Most of us are aware that Tao Te Ching is a book about Tao.  Few, however, realise that to know what Tao is, you have to know what Te is. The fact that Te, often translated as virtue, being one of the three words in the title of the book underscores its importance.  It plays an indispensable…

Weakness can be powerful!
tao te ching | Verse 43

Weakness can be powerful!

It is the weakness of water that makes it strong Water is weak, but it is its weakness that makes it strong. What happens when water encounters resistance? It breaks out! So when you put your hands in water, it runs through your hands without causing any harm. So water is yielding, and you may call…