Secret of the Golden Flower A Chinese Book of Life by Richard Wilhelm

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Mind, body, spirit: disciplines & techniques,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion,
  • China,
  • Eastern - General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9552478M
ISBN 100766140911
ISBN 109780766140912
OCLC/WorldCa173166083

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The Secret of the Golden Flower is a book on meditation and Chinese alchemy. Richard Wilhelm translated the classic while Carl Jung wrote the prologue. Light, symbolized by a golden flower, is a metaphor.

Everything moves and comes from the center of power. Therefore, we awaken or open Secret of the Golden Flower book consciousness towards this Light. From my read, the techniques outlined in 'The Secret of the Golden Flower' are essentially the Tao version of Mahamudra instruction (or vice-versa), which entails `looking' directly at the quintessence of the primordial nature of the mind via calm abiding (samadhi) and insight (vipassana) mediation/5(46).

Secret of the Golden Flower is an ancient Chinese book from an esoteric religious sect. In “Memories, Dreams, Reflections” Jung wrote this about it: “I devoured the manuscript at once, for the text gave me undreamed-of confirmation of my ideas about the mandala and the circumambulation of the center/5.

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For him, the meaning of time is that in it, the stages of growth can unfold in a clear sequence. The Secret of the Golden Flower is a Taoist text, that uses alchemical symbols to describe a method to control or dissolve the yin energy of the lower self (earthly po-soul) and bring about the pure yang energy of the Higher Self or Original Spirit (Celestial hun-soul).

THE SECRET OF THE GOLDEN FLOWER A LAMA1ST VAJRY-MANDALA To be studied in preparation for meditation THE SECRET OF THE GOLDEN FLOWER A CHINESE BOOK OF LIFE Translated and explained by RICHARD WILHELM with a European Commentary by C. JUNG With Eleven Plates and Four Text Illustrations LONDON KEGAN PAUL, TRENCH.

In the Chinese tradition of thought in THE SECRET OF THE GOLDEN FLOWER, yin and yang are two opposite reality principles. Yin represents the reality principle of Darkness, and yang represents the reality principle of Light. But Freud discusses only one reality principle: the ego (which is equivalent to the spirit of yang.)/5(12).

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The Golden Flower is the Elixir of Life (Chin-tan, golden pill). All changes of spiritual consciousness depend upon the heart. There is a secret charm which, although it works very accurately, is yet so fluid that it needs extreme intelligence and clarity, and the most Secret of the Golden Flower book absorption and tranquility.

Secret of the Golden Flower This ancient esoteric treatise was transmitted orally for centuries before being recorded on a series of wooden tablets in the eighth century.

It was recorded by a member of the Religion of Light, whose leader was the Taoist adept Lu Yen (also known as Lu Yen and Lu “Guest of the Cavern”).File Size: KB. A new translation of the Secret of the Golden Flower with the original Chinese text. It includes explanations about the symbols of Taoist alchemy and symbols that all esoteric traditions use.

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Jung wrote a forward and an appendix for the book. The meditation technique described in the book is a straightforward, silent method; the book's description of meditation has been characterized as 'Zen Brand: HMH Books. Secret of the Golden Flower is a lay manual of Buddhist and Taoist methods for clarifYing the mind.

A distillation of the inner psycho­ active elements in ancient spiritual classics, it describes a natural way to mental freedom practiced in China ror many centuries. The golden flower symbolizes the quintessence of the paths of Buddhism and Taoism.

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Essence and life are invisible, so they are associated with sky and light. THE SECRET OF THE GOLDEN FLOWER — THE SUN AND THE MOON.

The light of heaven cannot be seen. It is contained in the two eyes. -- The Secret of the golden Flower, Ch1. In the original creation there is yang light, which is the determining factor. In the material world, it is the sun; in a human being it is the eyes. "The Secret of the Golden Flower," the treatise that forms the central part of this book, was discovered by Professor Wilhelm, who recognized it as essentially a practical guide to the integration of personality.

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