Taoism (also known as Daoism)is both a religion and a philosophy. Taoism refers to a many philosophical and religious traditions and concepts. The Chinese character Tao means "path" or "way”. Taoist emphasis is on health, longevity, immortality, wu wei (non-action) and spontaneity. This beautifully crafted gold plated 7/8” Yin and Yang pin symbolizes unity of opposites in the theory of the Taijitu.
Each pin is die struck from solid brass, gold plated, hand polished, and includes a clutch back.