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  1. Lifestyle - Books - ECOLOGY

    Book review: Sacred Mountains, by Allerd Stikker

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:12pm by David Wilson

    ... pollution crisis. The solution, he writes, is a riddle-rich faith with roots stretching deep into Chinese culture: Daoism (or Taoism), the ancient religious philosophy. "You could argue ... was converted to the green cause by business trips to Taiwan at the end of the 1970s. Back then, he ran RSV, a Dutch shipbuilding company that produced naval kit. Taiwan introduced him to Taoism ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Can technology and the environment save us from ourselves?

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 05:07pm by Andrew Sheng

    ... with Buddhism, Taoism and Hinduism, as well as the New Left ideas. They went on to found the internet revolution and Silicon Valley. Today, there is greater polarisation of views on culture, values ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: mixed blessing

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Buddhism spread from India to China during the Han dynasty (206BC-AD220), the Chinese already had their folk Taoist religion (which differs from philosophical Taoism). After a millennium ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Between the lines: the Confucian way

    Posted May 06th 2014, 11:59am by Annie Ho

    ... adopt Buddhism as a cultural philosophy without strictly adhering to its religious framework. In fact, there is often no clear boundary between Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism. The Cheung Chau ...

  5. News - China - ART

    China's ‘lost’ sexual past is laid bare in Sotheby's erotic art exhibit

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:41pm by AFP

    ... that Taoism sees sex as a path to happiness and longevity. “[Sex] was a main issue for the Chinese … but it’s after the Cultural Revolution that it is completely lost,” Bertholet said, describing ... from 1966 to 1976. Temples and churches belonging to all religions – including Taoism and Confucianism – were targeted amid a suppression of religion. Sexual expression was not tolerated, ...

  6. News - China Insider - RELIGION

    China’s ‘lost Jews’ discover their faith

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 03:50pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... The Chinese government only recognises five religions: Buddhism, Taoism, Islam, Catholicism and Protestantism. Practitioners have to register with the state-sponsored religious organisations. Despite ...

  7. Magazines - Money - PRIVATE BANKING

    Inside the industry

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 10:28pm by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... the firm, and it doubled the size of the bank in Asia.   Claude Haberer, chief executive Asia-Pacific, Pictet Wealth Management Claude Haberer is an intellectual with a interest in Taoism and its ...

  8. News - World - ART

    New York Asian art auctions bring buyers from around the world

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 05:31am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New York Buyers flock to NY for Asian art sale Ancient ritual wine vessels, modern paintings, and masterpieces representing Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism and Shintoism are among the highlights of Asian art sales in New York this week. The Asia Week auctions at Christie's and Sotheby's will feature thousands of items in a series of sales that could top US$100 million ...

  9. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Chinese psychotherapist working in Japan seeks to build ties between the peoples of the two countries

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 05:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... and Taoism, in healing people. What do Japanese people think about China? Once I walked a long distance on a mountain practising meditation. I met a group of people at a temple celebrating ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books

    Novelist finds another medium of expression in ink and canvas

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 06:13pm by MADELINE GRESSEL

    ... to Taoism. He quotes Gao as saying, "I am neither Taoist nor Buddhist, and what I adopt is simply an attitude of observation". Still, the correlation is undeniable. Like Taoism, Gao's ...




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