By Herbert A Giles
Chuang Tzu used to be to Lao Tzu, the writer of Tao Tê Ching, as Hui-neng, the 6th Patriarch of Zen Buddhism, used to be to Bodhidharma, and in a few respects St.Paul to Jesus; he increased the unique instructing right into a procedure and was once therefore the founding father of Tao-ism. while Lao Tzu was once a modern of Confucius within the 6th century B.C, Chuang Tzu lived over 2 hundred years later. He used to be one of many maximum minds produced by means of China; thinker, metaphysician, moralist and poet. it really is most unlikely to appreciate the religious intensity of the Tao Tê Ching with out assistance from Chuang Tzu.
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