Very interesting to begin looking at China for the next five/six weeks. Having followed some martial arts blogs on and off over the last ten years, looking at some Daoism thought, I don’t know if religion will be covered. Our university vice chancellor is the first Chinese vice chancellor in the UK and Surrey has had a lot of partnership activity with Chinese organisations and researchers before I was there 11 years ago; and still growing. Research will be limited as don’t currently know Mandarin. China is on the hope to visit list.
Found a Society for Anglo Chinese Understanding https://sacu.org/events.html#
Remember something about Daoist priests and environment but can’t recall exactly what, I think in 2010/11. Also met a Daoist priest in training who is lovely and one of the best Chi Kung practitioners I have ever come across – runs classes in Edinburgh https://www.soenren.com/about-the-teachers/
Some other items to read