Episode 27 - Tai Chi Teacher, Writer and Taoist Monk Arthur Rosenfeld: Macho Buddha!

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  • Writing sixteen books and having a TV show is barely more than an accident in the life of a seeker
  • Questioning everything is the name of the game
  • Trading time for money
  • Why martial arts? From David Carradine to the Holocaust, passing through stolen lunch money
  • The joys of martial arts politics. If you put one martial artist alone in a room, before too long he'll be arguing with himself.
  • "I look at you and I see Moy Yat" and spits: a typical Chinese martial arts story
  • Stumbling onto the Da Vinci of martial arts
  • Chinese culture puzzles Daniele
  • Good God, why don't you listen to Bolelli?"--the sentence that everyone on earth should be speaking
  • Becoming an ordained Taoist monk
  • Writing a love story about Lao Tzu
  • Star Wars and Taoism
  • The art of embracing simplicity while having salmon flown in from Scotland for lunch
  • Government permission to reincarnate... only in China!
  • Favorite translations of the tao te ching
  • Arthur on the web: http://arthurrosenfeld.com and https://twitter.com/Machobuddha

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