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  • 2 years ago

TaoIn today’s show we are going to talk about Tao. It seemed to be time to go all esoteric again. It’s been a while. I’ve been talking about feminine and masculine energy and this seems like a good follow on to that. This podcast is going to be fairly short and to the point. I don’t want to get too deep at this point. Perhaps later.At the very roots of Chinese thinking and feeling there lies the principle of polarity, which is not to be confused with the ideas of opposition or conflict. In the metaphors of other cultures, light is always at war with darkness, life is opposed to death, good against evil is the root of so many works of fiction, and the positive is opposite of the negative. The underlying idea behind all of these polarities is to see the light, the love, the life, positive and get rid of the darkness, hate, death and negative aspects. Most of the world thinks this way.Personally I love the fantasy stories that pit good against evil and good always wins. Well, lots of pe