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Old 15-05-2020, 09:12 PM
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That being said, my favorite translation, which I deem to be both the most on target and also poetic, is the one by Gia Fu Feng and Jane English.
Keep in mind that a lot of versions are interpretations rather than translations.
Well, good! Since that's the one I've loved since the 70s!!
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Old 16-05-2020, 11:23 AM
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I see your point StarJumper. As someone with only documentary knowledge of the Tao I did not take time to think that the meaning I see may change depending ones deeper wisdom of thmselves and the Tao. Thank you very much for the source, and I will look for this Hia Fu Feng and Jane English translation to see if it may help.
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Old 20-05-2020, 12:06 AM
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If you are interested in seeing some conversation on the TTC by some Western Taoists I invite you to check out a forum with the name Original Dao. That's where I usually hang out, because I'm finding this forum doesn't get much action.
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