What Part of You Achieves Spiritual Enlightenment?

Spiritual enlightenment is typically a very vague notion for most people.  The most common thought is that some mysterious inner part of you, usually a form of the soul, becomes spiritually enlightened.  In Taoism, rather than start with a presumption, one should start with a question.  In this case, that is “What part of you […]

What is Karma in Taoism?

Karma, in the 4 Ascendant Taoist Tradition, is one of the 3 Crucial (a.k.a. Primal) Energies: karma, qi, and abundance. Making progress toward either spiritual enlightenment or significant personal happiness is extremely difficult without collecting karma.  If either of these goals is something that you want then you need to build your knowledge about karma to high […]