If you talk about the origin: Laozi for Taoism, and Sakyamuni for Buddhism
where chan/zen originated, they are as old as each other. If you like an even
older thing, it is Hinduism. I am responsible for my own answer. If I make a
mistake, I apologize. It is nothing to do with JMJM.
--- On Thu, 13/1/11, taomtnsage1 <taomtnsa...@yahoo.com> wrote:
From: taomtnsage1 <taomtnsa...@yahoo.com>
Subject: [Zen] Difference Tao/Chan, oldest
Date: Thursday, 13 January, 2011, 6:38 AM
To Jue Miao Jing Ming- Could you please tell me some of the differences
between Tao and Chan. Also, which belief system is older.