The Secret of Everlasting Life: The First Translation of the Ancient Chinese Text on Immortality

The Secret of Everlasting Life: The First Translation of the Ancient Chinese Text on Immortality

by Richard Bertschinger
     
 

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The Secret of Everlasting Life is the first translation from the Chinese of the second-century Can Dong Qi. This ancient work, the earliest known text on transformation and immortality, echoes the wisdom and poetry of the Tao Te Ching and I Ching. This translation reveals the meditation methods practised for thousands of years by Taoist sages.See more details below

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The Secret of Everlasting Life is the first translation from the Chinese of the second-century Can Dong Qi. This ancient work, the earliest known text on transformation and immortality, echoes the wisdom and poetry of the Tao Te Ching and I Ching. This translation reveals the meditation methods practised for thousands of years by Taoist sages.

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ISBN-13:
9780857010544
Publisher:
Kingsley, Jessica Publishers
Publication date:
08/15/2011
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Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
304
File size:
19 MB
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