Gorgeous advance copies of Lao Tzu’s Tao Te Ching have reached happy author and illustrator Chao-Hsiu Chen
at her home in Italy.
Here are some photos of Chao excitedly opening her parcel, and discovering her newly printed books!
Tao Te Ching by Chao-Hsiu Chen:
Approved by cats!
Chao-Hsiu Chen is a renowned artist, philosopher and musician who grew up in Taiwan studying Taoist, Confucian and Buddhist teachings. She is the author of over forty books, which have been translated into more than twenty languages, and her paintings are regularly exhibited around
Visit her website: chaohsiuchen.com
The eternal fascination of this classic work – first published over 2,000 years ago – lies in its profound wisdom, and the light it casts on the spiritual and moral pathway we must all walk.
Chao-Hsiu Chen’s new and accurate translation draws on the original Chinese text, each of the eighty-one chapters beautifully illustrated with Chao’s own distinctive art and calligraphy.
Read the chapters in sequence, or select one at random each day, for inspiration and guidance to illuminate your way.