Derek Lin

Derek Lin is the director of Tao studies at the Great Tao Foundation of America, based in El Monte, California. Lin is an active speaker and educator on the Tao Te Ching as well as Tao spirituality in general. In his spare time, he serves as the webmaster of, a leading resource for the Tao on the Internet. He is also the author of Tao Te Ching: Annotated & Explained , an original translation that not only sets a new standard for accuracy, but also has been lauded by critics as...See more