Tao Te Ching Chapter 6

The Spirit of the Valley

The Valley of the Spirit
is immortal and nourishing.
It is called the Mysterious Female,
our Creative Power.

This Creative Power is our passageway,
Revealing the Creation
of Heaven and Earth itself.

Like a babbling stream,
It flows endlessly through our lives –
Quietly supporting us always.

– See more at: http://taotechingdaily.com/6-valley-of-the-spirit/#sthash.N3SN7nlw.dpuf


The Valley Spirit… The abundance and fertility of the creative energy in the Tao. The profound imagination which everywhere visualizes and brings forth life.

The spirit of the valley is inexhaustible, it brings forth new life forever. A river, always changing, ever filled with fresh water, flows through it eternally. In the night above, the moon phases round the stars in wane and flux, and ebb and flow pulse in the waters of the world.

Generations of trees and the lush, verdant forest cycle ever-new down through the seasons of time without end.

The ancient rocks rest there, birds fly, fish swim, the worm becomes the cocoon chrysalis and it cracks open and out of its heart delicate color flutters up and floats on the valley breeze like a dancing ribbon.

This entry was posted in Tao Te Ching. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s