MICHAEL, a question for you, but others could also answer…….. Home › Forum Online Discussion › Philosophy › MICHAEL, a question for you, but others could also answer…….. This topic contains 1 reply, has 2 voices, and was last updated by Michael Winn 11 years, 4 months ago. Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Author Posts August 15, 2006 at 11:54 pm #16506 TrueSelf In ancient Chinese books, Taoist sages often discuss about Conscious Knowledge and Real Knowledge? Please shed a light on this one: what’s the different between them? August 17, 2006 at 9:06 pm #16507 Michael Winn This is just Thomas Cleary using Buddhist mind-terms to translate Taoist alchemy, qhich are usually chi-based in their descriptions using the continuum of jing-chi-shen. Real Knowledge would be jing, “Conscious is shen. m Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.