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A Comparison: Chinese Taoism and Native American Religious Tradition

A Comparison: Chinese Taoism and Native American Religious Tradition

A Comparison Between Chinese Taoism and Native American Religious Tradition An except from the forthcoming book by Gary R. Varner, “Ancient Footprints.” There are many similarities between Chinese and Native American spiritual belief and philosophy. While there is no conclusive evidence available that can tie the two together we can at least explore the possibility. […]

The Last World: Taoist, Native American, Living in Harmony with Nature

The Last World: Taoist, Native American, Living in Harmony with Nature

The Last World: The Taoist and Native American Philosophies as a Way of Living in Harmony with Nature This philosophical journey builds a bridge between the Chinese philosophy of Taoism and the Native American beliefs of harmony with the surrounding natural world. Modern American life can overemphasize humanity’s control of the land, while religion and […]

STAR ANCESTORS: Extraterrestrial Contact in Native American Tradition

STAR ANCESTORS: Extraterrestrial Contact in Native American Tradition

STAR ANCESTORS: Extraterrestrial Contact in the Native American Tradition “Several years ago I was asked to document the extraterrestrial stories of indigenous peoples for a proposed rock concert in New Mexico, at the site of the Roswell UFO crash. Though the concert effort failed I continued to document Indian knowledge of our Star Ancestors and […]

Hmong American History Timeline

Hmong American History Timeline

Hmong American History Timeline By Kao-Ly Yang, Ph.D. Join the Free Group of Discussion Teaching Hmong Culture and Language “Wherever countries we may live either in the East, in the Southeast or in the West, whatever word we may use to call ourselves, either “Miao”, “Hmong”(Hmoob), “Mong”(Moob), or “Méo”, we all shall remember and cherish […]