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dao
the way of heaven, more changing than constant, essential, unnamable power of the universe
de
inner moral force, integrity
jing
class, scripture, constant book/norm
laozi
school of daoism, old master "author" of daodejing
zhuangzi
literary scholar of 4th cen. BCE, writings called by his name, shakespeare of china, school of daoism
dao jia
those who return to the way, philosophical daoism, daodejing
dao jiao
religious daosim, seek longevity
wu wei
non-action, aim to achieve state of perfect equilibrium, konzi at 70 years achieved - everything you do instantly aligned with dao
wu ming
nameless, dao on unseen level, "upper" level
xian ren
immortal, goal of religious daoism (dao jiao)
zhen ren
perfect man, aim of philosophical daoism (dao jia)
sheng ren
sage
zi, ziran
of-itself-so, spontaneity, Nature, own nature expressing itself
fan
reversal, to oness of dao on unseen level
gui
return to oneness of dao on unseen level
fu
renewal, to oness of dao on unseen level
pu
uncarved block, refutation of Ru (cultivation), zue, which says to get rid of everything not in line with heaven
shen
spirit of every little thing
yang
masculine principle of the cosmos, dark, need yin and yang
yin
feminine principle of the cosmos, light, always some of both in everything