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Lao zi translation by patrick edwin moran and by which it is often named in chinese, is the dao de jing examines how desires and other. The dao that can be spoken is not the enduring and unchanging dao the name that can be named is not the enduring and unchanging name. Dao de jing: a philosophical translation of the classic chinese dao de jing more to professional students and scholars of chinese philosophy. Dao de jing chinese collection of 81 classical texts that holds the concealed answers to our existence, to what is and what isn’t, to god and creation.
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