Opening the Dragon Gate: The Making of a Modern Taoist Wizard

By Thomas Cleary

This approved biography of the modern Taoist specialist Wang Liping (1949 -) tells the genuine tale of his apprenticeship in Taoist wizardry, in addition to Taoist rules and secrets and techniques of internal transformation.

The 18th-generation transmitter of Dragon Gate Taoism, Wang Liping is inheritor to a convention of esoteric wisdom and perform gathered and subtle over 11 centuries. this can be the 1st English translation by means of famous author Thomas Cleary of the licensed biography through longtime disciples of this dwelling grasp of the Dragon Gate department of the entire fact tuition of Taoism, which built-in Buddhism and Confucianism right into a accomplished new type of Taoism.

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