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The Wisdom of the Tao

Tai Chi is connected to the Taoist philosophy and the concepts presented in the Chinese book of wisdom, the Tao Te Ching and the I Ching.  - Jing Shuai

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Posted by elegantevidence on September 2, 2018 at 12:15 AM Comments comments (151)

Dear Students and Friends,

As a Tai Chi teacher and a martial art practitioner, I cherish the wisdom that those who came before me have passed down from generation to generation. What I have been thinking about lately is the importance of incorporating into our daily lives a belief system that respects all forms of life and strives for peaceful coexistence.

Besides the movements we have learned, I’m hoping that you ...

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Simplicity, patience, compassion.

Posted by elegantevidence on April 12, 2018 at 2:50 PM Comments comments (29)

“Simplicity, patience, compassion.

These three are your greatest treasures.

Simple in actions and thoughts, you return to the source of being.

To be patient with both friends and enemies,

you accord with the way things are.

Compassionate toward yourself,

you reconcile all beings in the world.” 

― Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching


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Go with the Flow

Posted by elegantevidence on March 22, 2018 at 8:35 PM Comments comments (26)

“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.”

― Lao Tzu

Jia the Taoist

Posted by elegantevidence on March 9, 2016 at 4:15 PM Comments comments (64)

Jia the Taoist

Blogger: Jing Shuai

Editor: Jim Delaune

A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in the world. - Joseph Addison, English essayist, poet and politician .

This sayin...

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