Wikijunior:World Religions/Taoism

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How many people follow Taoism and where do they follow it?[edit | edit source]

It is hard to work out how many people follow Taoism, since it is unclear what the exact definition is. However, 173 million people in China and 7.5 million in Taiwan claim to follow Taoism.

14% of people in Hong Kong and 11% in Singapore think they are Taoists.

What are the main beliefs of Taoism?[edit | edit source]

Taoism teaches living in harmony with the Tao, the path that all reality follows, and source from which reality flows.

What texts does Taoism hold sacred?[edit | edit source]

What are some main holidays and practices of Taoism?[edit | edit source]

What is the history of Taoism?[edit | edit source]

Wudangshan, a holy place in Taoism

Who are some famous people who have practiced Taoism?[edit | edit source]

What is a story from Taoism?[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]