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Unformatted text preview: 2-12-09▼❑Tao Te Ching▼❑Dao•❑"the way"•❑the order of things▼❑yin yang▼❑yin•❑female•❑dark▼❑yang•❑bright•❑male•❑assertive•❑evrything in universe is the result of yin and yang▼❑another concept before yin and yang that make two opposites be able to interact•❑...The Dao▼❑Dao•❑beyong understanding•❑no name•❑no charavteristics•❑can not be explained•❑beyong being and not being▼❑Reading▼❑CH1▼❑"the way that can be spoken of is not the constant way...•❑constant way = the dao•❑you can speak/explain the dao▼❑""the name that can be named is not the constant way•❑dao is beyond names•❑Dao is the "un-nameable"•❑"origina of heaven and earth▼❑"name is the mother of the myriad creatures•❑myriad means many•❑source of all creatures•❑unnable can also be named•❑beyond•❑human underdstanding▼❑"rid yourself of desires in order to observe its secrets▼❑desires•❑...
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- Spring '08
- Chinese philosophy, Yin and yang, dao • ❑everything