What is the 4 Ascendant Taoist Tradition?

Dear Friend, The information that you’re reading here comes both from my 32 years of working in actual Taoist practice and from the Taoist tradition known as the 4 Ascendant Sphere Purity Adept School of the Tao. Taoist practice traditions are called schools, mansions, or sects. If we use Christianity as a comparison, Baptist, Adventist, […]

What is the Taoist Bible?

Looking for Taoist Bible

  So what is the book that I should read?  What is the Taoist bible? It’s great that you want further your study of Taoism and explore the Tao.  There is no Taoist Bible.  Westerners typically expect the response to be the Tao Te Ching, or the Tao of Pooh. The text that is the […]

Develop Intuition to Its Ultimate Taoist Form

Taoist method developing intuition

Intuition Meaning and Definition As a Taoist, intuition is used to describe a knowledge of what the outcome of events will be, where threats are hiding, where possible paths of success are, and in determining whether or not a person is telling the truth to you. This knowledge generally comes as sudden impulses that are […]

Taoist Simple Secret to Building Intuition

Intuition enlivens

Dear Friend, Let’s step back from defining intuition for a moment. The reason is simple.  If you want to build intuition, you need to avoid saddling it with ideas of what it is.  When you do so, you are allowing the intellect to shape the intuitive process.  These are two independent functions, and they must be […]

Qi Gong and Its Importance to Taoism

Qi Gong has a vital role within Taoism.  Among the Eastern religions, qi gong has the strongest bond with Taoism, because qi gong evolved with Taoism and Taoist beliefs. Within the the 4 Ascendant Sphere Tradition, qi is the third sphere. Qi is the energy of life.  It is one of the three crucial energies (i.e. […]