All posts tagged: Yin/Yang

5: Both, and yet Neither

The concept ‘Both, and yet Neither’ means a thing and its opposite are not contradictions, but rather superpositions.

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Prepositionally Situating the Void

Do we say the Tao is “outside of” duality? “Beyond” duality? All these prepositions are spatial, and as such are relational, and as such re-posit the very duality they aim to escape. If the Tao is “outside of” duality, then we’ve prepositionally established an inside/outside binary, thus trapping us back in the system we were trying to exit. This would be incorrect thinking. So… what prepositions should we use?