Human beings come from Heaven. (Heaven is used by Confucianism to represent Tao.) Since Heaven consists of Li-tien9, 11, Qi-tien 9, 12, and Xiang-tien9, 13, so human beings possess the Li-xing, Qi-xing, and Zhi-xing 14 too.
Yin and yang evolve from Tai-ji. Yin and yang then evolve the four seasons, eight Solar Periods,* twenty-four Seasonal Periods, seventy-two Proper Periods, and three-hundred sixty degrees.
Every five degrees constitute a Proper Period, and the fate in each Proper Period is different, just like the celestial latitude varies with every degree. Continue reading “13. Why is there the distinction of Saints, Sages, and the ordinary among humans?”
The True Self is the essence of human life, as well as the root of the cosmos.
The True Self is infinitely bright;
It is not born;
It does not die; and
It has no shape or form.
Continue reading “Introduction IV: The Heart and True Self”
The shapeless and formless Tao brings about various elements and spiritual energy. These elements and spiritual energy combine to form living cells. Cells then proliferate into living entities.
Because of the differences in the combination of elements and the intensity of spiritual energy, each living entity is unique. The intensity of the spiritual energy given to a species determines its class. Continue reading “3. The relationship between Tao and mankind”
The translation of this book – The Answers to the Truth – is commissioned by God (Zhong-Hua Sheng-Mu*). Knowing the difficulties of translation, we, the volunteers, formed a committee to gather ideas. We come from different backgrounds, ranging from medicine, engineering, to business; however, none specializes in literature or languages. Continue reading “Preface – The Answers to the Truth”
JOURNEY No. 60 6th Moon 16th Day (20th July 1978)
Touring the Tenth Tribunal –
Visiting Morality Center
Bureau of Reward for Good Souls
Bureau of Punishing the Evil
Today we will tour the Tenth Tribunal, visiting:-
1] Morality Center (Ju Shan Suo)
2] Bureau of Reward for Good Souls (Shang Shan Si)
3] Bureau of Punishing the Evil (Fa E Si) Continue reading “Journey No. 60 – Visiting Morality Center & 2 Other Bureaus”