The official Chinese state worldview-position is: atheism. But the estimated number of people who hold to some kind of religion is now 300 million. A different poll showed that "85 percent of the population believes in religion or the supernatural."
Just as there is a revival in Christianity, so also is there a revival in Taoism.
"Taoism is based on the idea that behind all material things and all the change in the world lies one fundamental, universal principle: the Way or Tao. This principle gives rise to all existence and governs everything, all change and all life. Behind the bewildering multiplicity and contradictions of the world lies a single unity, the Tao. The purpose of human life, then, is to live life according to the Tao, which requires passivity, calm, non-striving (wu