The Andean world has a vertical and horizontal view of life. From the vertical view unfolds the Upper World and the Underworld. From the horizontal view another complementarity takes place, that between masculine and feminine.
Time and space are dual concepts. In a duality when we try to possess one of the dual terms, we end up possessed by the other. This article shows how the desire to possess the land (space) has made of time our ruler. We own the land, but nowadays nobody has time.
In Part I of this article, the Andean and Tantric cosmologies were compared. In this second part, the Andean cosmology is set side by side with the Taoist one in order to find out their commonalities and what differentiates them.