I ching; the book of changes.

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Published by Peter Pauper Press in Mount Vernon, N.Y .

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StatementTranslated by Frank J. MacHovec. With illus. by Marian Morton.
ContributionsMacHovec, Frank J., tr.
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LC ClassificationsPL2478 .D5
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4735517M
LC Control Number78025448

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The editor of this study has no. Yijing, (Chinese: “Classic of Changes” or “Book of Changes”) Wade-Giles romanization I-Ching or Yi-Ching, also called Zhou Yi, an ancient Chinese text, one of the Five Classics (Wujing) of main body of the work, traditionally attributed to Wenwang (flourished 12th century bc), contains a discussion of the divinatory system used by the Zhou dynasty wizards.

I Ching the Book of Changes. based on the Ritsema and Karcher translation presented in Richard Wilhelm style complete with Confucius quotes. Guidance on the coin method is provided. The ancient oracle, the Book of Changes, presented in modern English.

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This became the I Ching, the Book (or Classic) of Change, and its format has remained the same since: a named and numbered hexagram, an arcane “Judgment” for that hexagram, an often poetic interpretation of the image obtained by the combination of the two trigrams, and enigmatic statements on the meaning of each line of the hexagram.

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I Ching was among "the five classics" edited by Confucius, and the philosopher is reputed to have wished for fifty more years of life to study Book of Changes, as it is known in the Western world, dates back to before 1, B.C.

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Primary Texts - The I Ching or Book of Changes, Richard Wilhelm Translation rendered into English by Cary F. Baynes Secondary Texts - The Great Commentary an.I ching definition, an ancient Chinese book of divination, in which 64 pairs of trigrams are shown with various interpretations.

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