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TaoismTao‧is‧m /ˈtaʊɪzəm, ˈdaʊ-/ noun [uncountable]  RPRRa way of thought developed in ancient China, based on the writings of Lao Tzu, emphasizing a natural and simple way of life
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TaoismReligion: Officially atheist; most important elements of religion are Confucianism, Taoism, and Buddhism.In fact, Taoism and Buddhism were mutually contradictory.Popular Taoism repeatedly formed extremely hierarchical churches, and a series of more or less secret sects with anarchistic and mystical tendencies.
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