Our member, Peter
Awyong will give us an appreciation of Daoism (Taoism).
The famous Lu Zun of
China once said: “Daoism is the root of Chinese Culture.”
Daoism refers to, not
one, but a tapestry of innumerable strands of folk religion, political
philosophy, martial arts, meditative and medical technology, and includes
almost anything and everything under the umbrella of Chinese culture.
This presentation will
explore some views on the Dao De Jing which is the second most
translated religious text after the Bible. It will also explore the interest
generated, as well as the reasons why more people around the world are
looking into this religion that has been evolving for more than five