The highest virtue resembles water. This is a concept that many of us have encountered in Tao cultivation, but what does it mean? What exactly are the virtues associated with water, and how do we emulate water to manifest more of them Continue reading The Seven Virtues of Water
Once upon a time in the Warring States period, the King of Wei was angered when he learned that the King of Chi had betrayed their alliance. Desiring revenge for this betrayal, he wanted to send an assassin to kill the Continue reading Epic Battles
Once upon a time in ancient China, there was a ferryman who worked along a stretch of the Yangtze river. There were several villages and towns on both sides of the river, so he had steady business taking passengers from Continue reading The Other Side of the River
Chuang Tzu’s friend, Hui Tzu, had become the Minister in the Kingdom of Liang. He hadn’t been in touch with Chuang Tzu for quite some time, possibly due to his many duties and busy schedule, so Chuang Tzu thought it Continue reading The Dead Rat
Once, Chuang Tzu visited the land of Lu and was invited to the palace by its ruler. They spoke for a while, and the topic of learning came up. With much pride, the King said: “In my land, we have Continue reading Scholarly Attire
Once upon a time in ancient China, there was an unusual bird from the sea that landed in the countryside. It was large and beautiful, resembling the legendary phoenix. People called it the Sea Bird. Rumors about it spread like Continue reading The Sea Bird
One day, a scholar by the name of Donguozi asked Chuang Tzu: “That which we call the Tao — where is it?” The two of them were outside, and Chuang Tzu said: “Everywhere. There is no place where the Tao Continue reading Where is the Tao?
The latest ratings came in, and they showed that Anthony’s newscast ranked first. Again Anthony was the number one news anchor among all the TV journalists. Along with his popularity, Anthony had developed a star-size ego that constantly brought him Continue reading Weaken and Strengthen