This translation of Tao Te Ching (also known as Daodejing or Dao De Jing), is the latest, and most modern interpretation of this classic Chinese text. The original was written in the 6th century BC by the sage Laozi, or Lao Tzu, whose name simply translates as The Old Master.Tao Te Ching is an important and profound spiritual work, that has influenced philosophy, spirituality, art, and religions through centuries. This book is fundamental to Taoism but it also had a strong influence on Buddhism, Confucianism, and many other religions. Even today, we still find spiritual guidance and solace in reading this wisdom of the ages. Enjoy. If you have felt a need to connect to something greater than yourself ... a longing to find meaning to life ... a yearning to discover a sanctuary of serenity and peace ... a hunger to have your heart and soul touched by that Divine love that brings comfort to life ... a passionate desire to have a closer relationship with your creator, then the Tao Te Ching is for you. The Tao Te Ching provides an intuitive insight into the art of living an authentic life, and introduces you to the laws of nature on how to live in this world in peace and joy. With a knowing of the Tao Te Ching, you will see resistance and opposition fade away. Conflict and stress will become distant memories. The issues of life become irrelevant or will simply disappear once you start living your authentic self with the Tao. The Tao shows how to transcend all those insurmountable obstacles that the ego has created.