I Ching, Yijing or Zhou Yi
"Oracle of the sun": © 2000 LiSe

  Yi Jing, Oracle of the Sun

Translation based on the oldest known characters.

 

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ShenShu oracle
(Oracles: © 2010 Emanuele, Italy)


Yarrow

Choose a hexagram according to the trigrams

upper
lower

"Nature is written in symbols and signs"
John Greenleaf Whittier

Choose a hexagram-number

01 11 21 31 41 51 61
02 12 22 32 42 52 62
03 13 23 33 43 53 63
04 14 24 34 44 54 64
05 15 25 35 45 55  
06 16 26 36 46 56  
07 17 27 37 47 57  
08 18 28 38 48 58  
09 19 29 39 49 59  
10 20 30 40 50 60  

"In nature's infinite book of secrecy, a little I can read"
William Shakespeare

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"There is nothing permanent except change"
Heraclitus

The story of each hexagram

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sun up and down

The origin of the hexagrams:
From sundial GUI to
hexagram GUA

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The meaning of the name of this book
YiJing, book of Yi (or I)

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Yi-mages
The names of the hexagrams and their images

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More Yi-mages
Dragons, images, dao's origin
and imaginings.

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Marrying maiden

The structure of a hexagram
  and the problem of multiple moving lines

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Marrying maiden

Yao Ying, mirrors and reflections:
moving lines and their relations

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bian - change

Omen-terms
etymology and meaning of characters

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Old oracles

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Trigrams
the characters of their names with their meanings

 

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Hexagram families

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The Bagua pattern
for the hexagram lay-out
and a Bagua-reading

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My bookshelf

You'd like to understand the Yi - as a science
(and more)?
Read the books by Katya Walter, the TOE-series!

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Harmen's pages
(not yet complete)

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De Yijing (I Ching, I Tjing) in Holland

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About me and stuff which interests me

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