We hope that you will find this website a great source to learn about the practice of “Religious Taoism”. We hope to create the awareness to you, and anticipate that you will take some time to explore it for yourself!
As Taoism form a part of China’s heritage and traditions incorporating Buddhism, Confucianism, folk’s belief and Shamanism. A distinct philosophy inextricably entwined includes ancestors worship and animist beliefs have been incorporated. Therefore in this website you may find some of Buddhist philosophies expounded here due to the many features adopted from Mahayana (Great Vehicle) Buddhism, offering spiritual satisfaction to those who found the largely ethical system of Taoism inadequate.
Over the centuries, Taoism has evolved into two forms. The fundamentalists Taoism, following the writing of Lao Tzu (Dao De Jing) and his disciples Chuang Tzu decrees a simple yet contemplative life, conversely, the other form evolved into alchemy, exorcising of demons, the charms, spells, talisman, immortality and sorcery based on the earlier influence of Shamanism, spirit worship and alchemy.
We invite you to discover the extraordinary practice of Religious Taoism, Rituals and Practice never revealed before in the past.