L'ouvrage réunit les trois grands textes des "pères fondateurs" de la philosophie taoïste, Lao-tseu, Tchouang-tseu et Lie-tseu, à partir des traductions soigneusement revues, assorties d'un "répertoire" général. C'est la somme, de haute tenue littéraire, d'une démarche de la pensée sans équivalent dans les cultures occidentales, désormais bien commun de la philosophie universelle.
The Víctor Ullate Ballet brings to its repertoire a new version of this important, internationally performed classic. Choreographer and artistic director Eduardo Lao emphasizes the comic spirit of Coppélia while keeping the original score written by Léo Delibes in 1870. This interpretation of Coppélia is set in a cybernetic laboratory specialised in artificial intelligence, where Doctor Coppélius is attempting to create a female android that moves and acts like a human.
Arthur Waley’s brilliant and definitive translation of one of the foremost of all mystical books, Lao Tzu’s Tao Te Ching, has become a modern classic in its own right. Unlike previous translations, it is founded not on the medieval commentaries but on a close study of all the early Chinese literature, …
A family on the Himalayan plains discovers their dog is worth a fortune, but selling it comes at a terrible price.The Tibetan nomad mastiff is an exotic prize dog in China, fetching as much as millions of dollars from wealthy Chinese. When a young man notices several thefts of mastiffs from Tibetan farm families, he decides to sell his family's dog before it is stolen and sold on the black market. His father, an aging Tibetan herder, is furious when he discovers their dog missing. When the father seeks to buy the dog back, it leads to a series of tragicomic events that threaten to tear the family apart, while showing the erosion of Tibetan culture under the pressures of contemporary society.