Wu Wei 無為: Non-Acting in Daodejing

Elisabeth Rochat de la Vallée, world renown sinologist, teaches in this course the term Wu Wei 無為: Non-Acting from the Taoist view.

Wu Wei 無為: Non-Acting in Daodejing

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What you will learn

  • Understand the basic term Wu Wei, Non-Acting, from a Taoist view.
  • Realize what lies at the core of an action in harmony with the movement of life.

Bring Wu Wei into your clinic and see how it applies to our work with patients

Course Overview

Usually translated as non-acting, non-interference, no deliberate action, etc. Wu wei 無為 is to let things take their own course. It is not
inertia or complete passivity, but a way to cultivate oneself to diminish personal desires, interests, ambition, etc.

The Daodejing, Book of the Way and its Virtue, presents how activities coming from this emptiness of the Heart/mind are aligned with the natural movement of life and full of an effective potency.


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About the Teacher

Elisabeth Rochat de la Vallée

Senior sinlogist Elisabeth Rochat de laVallée has been studying and translating the classics of Chinese Medicine and philosophy for over 40 years. She continues teaching worldwide.

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