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The Tao of Star Wars

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Published by Humanics Publishing Group .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Oriental & Indian philosophy,
  • Taoist,
  • Eastern - Taoism,
  • Philosophy

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8234902M
ISBN 100893343862
ISBN 109780893343866
OCLC/WorldCa52447381

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  The Tao of Star Wars book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Tao Te Ching, after the Bible, is the most translated book 4/5. I have read and re-read this book many times now and continue to get new insights each time I read it. If you are even the slightest fan of Star Wars, and are looking to flow with the Tao, this book is, IMHO, for you! I found the Tao of Star Wars more edifying, and with less rambling, than what I found in the Tao /5.   Buy The Tao of Star Wars by Porter, John M (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(18). Star Wars is an American epic space-opera media franchise, centered on a film series created by George Lucas that includes Star Wars (), The Empire Strikes Back (), and Return of the Jedi (). The series depicts the adventures of various characters "a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away". Many derivative Star Wars works have been produced in conjunction with, between, and after.

  I have had an interest in far eastern philosophy (Zen, Taoism) for more than sixty years. I am also a fan of the Star Wars series and when I saw this small 91 page soft cover book (The Tao of Yoda: Based upon the Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu translated by D.W. Kreger) on Amazon for a bargain price I purchased it/5(37). The Star Wars trilogy is one of the famous series of book that created such a powerful pellicle as the Star Wars movies. These movies had blown up the spellings and the films top years in a row and they were an incredible production of the late ’70s.    The Tao is the force that pervades the universe, just like  The Force in Star Wars, Dr. Porter explains. An avid Star Wars fan, he decided to write a book using Star Wars themes to explain the Tao s basic life concepts. The book provides sensible definitions and practical applications to following the Tao.  Most books on Tao are.   Adapted from The Tao of Star Wars with permission of the author. Wu wei may be the most misunderstood of all the precepts of Taoism. It's most .

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