The Temple of Original Simplicity (2009)

The Center of Traditional TaoistThe Daoist tradition incorporates a highly diverse range of philosophical, religious, and folk values and practices, all of which share a concern for realigning human life so that it is in better accord with the natural rhythms of the universe. Symbols of... Studies is a theological and educational organization dedicated to teaching classical TaoismThe Daoist tradition incorporates a highly diverse range of philosophical, religious, and folk values and practices, all of which share a concern for realigning human life so that it is in better accord with the natural rhythms of the universe. Symbols of.... Since its establishment in 1979, the Center has maintained one of the few authentic Taoist templesA temple is a house of worship, a sacred space housing the deity or central symbol of the tradition. The Temple in Jerusalem was the holy place of the Jewish people until its destruction by the Romans in 70 CE; now the term “temple” is used by th. Ref... outside of China, known as The TempleA temple is a house of worship, a sacred space housing the deity or central symbol of the tradition. The Temple in Jerusalem was the holy place of the Jewish people until its destruction by the Romans in 70 CE; now the term “temple” is used by th. Ref... of Original Simplicity. It is the only Taoist temple in Greater Boston.  The following pictures are of some of the Taoist artifacts housed in the temple.

Pictures courtesy of the Center of Traditional Taoist Studies.