In Pursuit of the Virtuous Life: From the Perspective of the Traditional Chinese Medical Wisdom
Science Journal of Public Health
Volume 3, Issue 6, November 2015, Pages: 878-882
Received: Nov. 24, 2015; Accepted: Dec. 6, 2015; Published: Dec. 30, 2015
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Kuangfei Xie, Humanity and Politics Department of Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, NanJing, China
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Abstract
To fundamentally cope with the health crisis of the modern people, we need to turn to the ancient medical wisdom for the wise guidance. Eventually, the great wisdom of health and happiness lies in the consistently virtuous life. Living the virtuous life means following the laws of nature naturally. The virtuous consciousness of one's existence and self is closely linked with the consciousness of one's health. In addition, we also need to find the ontological significance of the healthy body to the spiritual fitness. Finally, in order to make sure about the close connection between the virtuous life and the healthy life, we need to find back the ancient wisdom of the state or horizon of life, which essentially determines the health of a person.
Keywords
Virtuous Life, the Traditional Chinese Medical Wisdom, Virtues
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Kuangfei Xie, In Pursuit of the Virtuous Life: From the Perspective of the Traditional Chinese Medical Wisdom, Science Journal of Public Health. Vol. 3, No. 6, 2015, pp. 878-882. doi: 10.11648/j.sjph.20150306.23
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