Fuk Luk Sau Explained – Taoist Statues

Fuk Luk Sau Explained – Taoist Statues

Everyone who is into the Chinese decoration art or even just flipping some Chinese calendar might bump into these three old folks, which is often known as the Fuk Luk Sau 福祿壽 or the 3 lucky stars. However, you might not understand what they are and what these 3 words actually mean.  No worry though, in this article, we will get you all hooked u...
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What is Immortal in Taoism

What is Immortal in Taoism

The word for immortal 仙 in Taoism means a lot more than what most think, however it can be easily explained when you understand the concept.  Sin 仙, is composed of 2 words, left is 人 and right is 山 Human to go into mountain is immortal. However, this leads to the misunderstanding for a lot of people, because they think you have to go live into ...
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Food Offering Basic Meanings on Taoist Altar

Food Offering Basic Meanings on Taoist Altar

Our disciples for sure have read the “food offerings” article, but you might be wondering why you put all that beans and stuff on the altar. Here is a 101 article to get you the knowledge so you know and understand what you are doing and why they are there. First of all, you should learn to categorize things into 2 categories to begin with: ...
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Guardian Statues in Taoism 101

Guardian Statues in Taoism 101

Ordained into our lineage and started learning Taoist magic?  Great, then you will need to know about the guardian statues for sure. Besides the normal human-looking statues, guardian statues are often animals. If you have not read about the general idea of statues yet, please take a look at our “statue intro article". As we have said before in ...
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Taoist Coin Sword

Taoist Coin Sword

This is a quick lesson on the coin sword that we use in Taoist magic!  After the article on the metal and wooden sword, I am sure your jaws are dropped to the ground already. There are so many hoax in this world that fooled people to buy the products from those “feng shui gadget stores”!  While they are not really working, it does help to prom...
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Why the Dusty Taoist Altar

Why the Dusty Taoist Altar

Sometimes we like things clean, but sometimes we like it dusty and dirty on our Taoist altar!  Why do we keep all that dust and incense ashes all over the place and not clean up our statues, table and things?  Without this article, you might still be clueless and thinking that we are being lazy. However, with the knowledge, you will understand...
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