Synopsis by Sarah Ing
The Long Search series takes viewers all over the world for a look at different religious beliefs. In Long Search: Taoism -- A Question of Balance, China, host Ronald Eyre delves into the spiritual practices of Taiwan. Part Taoist, part Buddhist, the country boasts a bevy of religious habits. Reverence for Confucius and the way of the Tao coexist alongside favors for the gods and the sleeping dead. Taiwan is awash in contrasting viewpoints and its harmony lies in finding a balance.