Readings From The Tao Te Ching

“Carrying body and soul and embracing

the one,

Can you avoid separation?

Attending fully and becoming supple,

Can you be as a newborn babe?

Washing and cleansing the primal


Can you be without stain?

Loving all men and ruling the country,

Can you be without cleverness?

Opening and closing the gates of


Can you play the role of woman?

Understanding and being open to all


Are you able to do nothing?

Giving birth and nourishing,

Bearing yet not possessing,

Working yet not taking credit,

Leading yet not dominating,

This is the Primal Virtue.”

2 replies »

  1. Nice Post !
    Well, i am still waiting for your reply regarding to some of my questions, that i had sent to you. i do not know what happend to you & how things are going on ? But, it seems you are just silent for more than one week !!!


  2. Everything is fine. I am working on one question specifically, which I will answer later this week. been taking a little break


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