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Unformatted text preview: 2-12-09Tao Te ChingDao"the way"the order of thingsyin yangyinfemaledarkyangbrightmaleassertiveevrything in universe is the result of yin and yanganother concept before yin and yang that make two opposites be able to interact...The DaoDaobeyong understandingno nameno charavteristicscan not be explainedbeyong being and not beingReadingCH1"the way that can be spoken of is not the constant way...constant way = the daoyou can speak/explain the dao""the name that can be named is not the constant waydao is beyond namesDao is the "un-nameable""origina of heaven and earth"name is the mother of the myriad creaturesmyriad means manysource of all creaturesunnable can also be namedbeyondhuman underdstanding"rid yourself of desires in order to observe its secretsdesires...
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