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2 Nov, 2011

Why Taoism can change the world – People’s Daily Online

The closing ceremony of the international Taoism forum and a prayer meeting for world harmony concluded at Hengshan Mountain of Hunan province on Oct. 25. The forum has made the “Nanyue Declaration,” which states that “being simple and sincere can help people to secure a peaceful mind, and following the laws of nature will ensure sustainable development,” “respecting public lives will generate common prosperity” and “striving to promote harmony between heaven and mankind as well as world peace.”

More than 500 attendees from the Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and 19 countries communicated during the world’s largest Taoist forum and witnessed the profound Taoist culture.

via Why Taoism can change the world – People’s Daily Online.