The Chinese Book of Animal Powers
32 pages, 10 x 8 1/2
Illustrations throughout
Hardcover
Release Date:15 May 2011
ISBN:9781848190665
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The Chinese Book of Animal Powers

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

For thousands of years, the Chinese have believed that each of us isborn with the characteristics and powers of a member of the animalkingdom, depending on the month and year of our birth. Now readers ofall ages can discover for themselves the fun and wisdom of this age-oldChinese tradition in this exquisite book by celebrated author andartist Chungliang Al Huang.

Find out which animal powers you were born with and which powersyour friends and family possess. Discover how to absorb and adapt otheranimal powers into your own. Have fun pronouncing Chinese names withsounds that date back to ancient times. Feel each animal's gracefulmovements by tracing elegant brush calligraphy.

With a full-page spread devoted to each animal, a glossary of movementand art, and an easy-to-use year and month chart, The Chinese Bookof Animal Powers is a unique introduction to the Chinese Zodiac byan expert teacher and philosopher.
Chungliang Al Huang is the founder of the Living TaoFoundation and the director of the Lan Ting Institute, a cross-culturalstudy and conference centre at the sacred and historic Wu Yi mountainin China.

Introduction

1. Tswoo

2. Neeoh

3. Whoo

4. Twoo

5. Lohng

6. Shurr

7. Maah

8. Yaang

9. Hoh

10. Jee

11. Goh

12. Joo

13. Dancing

Glossary.
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