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TAO Study Group

Explore the philosophy of the TAO and find your way to Happiness and Fulfillment. The TAO means the “Way” (“Your Way”). Tao Te Ching [The Book (Ching) for the Cultivation (Te) of your Way (Tao)]. Taoism was set down in 600 B.C.E. by Lao Tzu and Chung Tzu, 200 B.C.E.. We will explore – One’s Inner Spirit, Being in the Moment, Spontaneity, Effortless Action (Wu Wie), Enjoying the Journey, the Importance of Nothingness, Listening to your own Inner Way, and the Beauty of the Yin and Yang (to Be and to Do).

In this session we will exploring the "Tao Creativity Model" and discuss poems from various translations of the Tao, including our books The Tao of Creativity and The Tao of Living on Purpose. We invite participants to bring their own copies of the Tao for comparison, but this is optional.  No experience with the Tao is necessary.

The sessions will be facilitated by Andre and Judith de Zanger. They are also authors of “The Tao of Creativity”, “The Tao of Living on Purpose”, and “Getting Stoned: The Tao of Sculpting”.

Bring Paper and Pencil. Plan to join us for coffee afterwards

Time: Come early around 6:45 and meet others. We will start at 7:00 pm sharp.

Location: All Souls Unitarian Church - 1157 Lexington Ave at 80th Street

Take the side entrance of the Church on Lexington Ave, someone will buzz you in. Walk to the back, go down stairs, then straight back to the "Simons" room on you left.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    The TAO
    Does the Tao shower us with loving Cause and Effect? And Wholeness? Only if we are tuned into it!
    //// Best Wishes and Good Luck to Andre and Judith. A&J---Please don't leave the TAO!

    April 24, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    The TAO
    Get a little Love, And Integrity, And a little Cause and Effect, And toss it up into the Universe, And you have the TAO...

    April 16, 2014

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