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How to use the I Ching : harnessing the ancient powers of the oracle for divination and interpretation, shown in over 150 photographs

Author: William Adcock
Publisher: London : Lorenz Books, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In its original form, the I Ching was devised by the ancient shamen of China over 4000 years ago. Developed by the legendary first emperor of China and then the venerable philosopher Confucius, it evolved into a sophisticated oracle that has brought wisdom and guidance in both the East and the West. The I Ching, or 'Book of Changes, ' is believed to be a complex reflection of the natural world. This book provides  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Adcock
ISBN: 9780754830382 0754830381
OCLC Number: 884743769
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: An introduction to the I Ching --
The history of the I Ching --
Yin and Yang --
The development of the I Ching --
The characteristics of the trigrams --
How to use I Ching --
Consulting the oracle --
Coins and their values --
Constructing a hexagram --
Changing lines --
Table of hexagrams --
Table of trigrams --
The hexagrams --
Index.
Responsibility: Will Adcock.

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A guide to an ancient Chinese art, offering a more harmonious approach to life, with an awareness and a respect for the influences acting upon us. It deals with harnessing the ancient powers of the  Read more...

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