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Co-Existence and Convergence: Confucianism, Taoism and Buddhism in the Book Cai Gen Tan

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ABSTRACT

Cai Gen Tan is a key book that fuses Confucianism, Taoism, and Buddhism. Written in essay form that integrates maxims and epigrams, the book Cai Gen Tan suggests ways toward a simple, peaceful, and quiet mind and life, while promoting philosophical values for contemporary society and communicating Eastern thoughts to Western world.

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Ye, F. (2014). Co-Existence and Convergence: Confucianism, Taoism and Buddhism in the Book Cai Gen Tan. Open Journal of Philosophy, 4, 1-4. doi: 10.4236/ojpp.2014.41001.

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References

[1] Jiang, J. S. (2001). Cai Gen Tan: My crude philosophy of life. Changsha: Hunan People’s Press (Chinese-English Bilingual Edition).
[2] White, P. (2001). Tending the roots of wisdom. Beijing: New World Press (Chinese-English Bilingual Edition).

  
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