By Chen Kaiguo,Zheng Shunchao,Thomas Cleary

ISBN-10: 0804830983

ISBN-13: 9780804830980

ISBN-10: 0804831858

ISBN-13: 9780804831857

This approved biography of the modern Taoist professional Wang Liping (1949 -) tells the real tale of his apprenticeship in Taoist wizardry, in addition to Taoist rules and secrets and techniques of internal transformation.

The 18th-generation transmitter of Dragon Gate Taoism, Wang Liping is inheritor to a convention of esoteric wisdom and perform collected and subtle over 11 centuries. this can be the 1st English translation by means of famous author Thomas Cleary of the licensed biography through longtime disciples of this dwelling grasp of the Dragon Gate department of the full truth institution of Taoism, which built-in Buddhism and Confucianism right into a entire new kind of Taoism.

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