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  • Published: 1 January 2014
  • ISBN: 9781590303443
  • Imprint: Shambhala
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128
  • RRP: $32.99

Awakening to the Tao



This collection of brief meditative essays illustrates the ancient philosophy that holds the key to success in all aspects of life

The Tao is the ancient Chinese "Way" that has inspired numerous books, from The Tao of Physics to The Tao of Sex. This book, written by an 18th-century Taoist adept, might be called ”The Tao of Tao.” In 142 brief meditative essays, author Liu I-ming uses simple language and natural imagery to express the essence of the wisdom that holds the key to success in every human endeavor.

  • Published: 1 January 2014
  • ISBN: 9781590303443
  • Imprint: Shambhala
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128
  • RRP: $32.99

About the author

Lui I-Ming

Liu I-ming (1737–?) was a Taoist adept and a scholar of Buddhism and Confucianism. He is the author of commentaries on several Taoist classics, including THE TAOIST I CHING and THE INNER TEACHINGS OF TAOISM by Chang Po-tuan, both translated by Thomas Cleary.

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