Find I Ching by Blofeld, John at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. I Ching translated by John Blofeld. John Blofeld () was a British writer on Asian religion and philosophy. His version of I Ching, puhblished originally. I Ching the Book of Change: A New Translation of the Ancient Chinese Text with Detailed Instructions for its Practical Use in Divination. John Eaton Calthorpe I.

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Bloeld book in good condition. They’re all exactly the same. A book called ‘Heavenly Pennies’ by Jean-Michel Huon de Kermadec covers the same thing, as well as the five coin version forming 32 pentagrams. Countless readers have found that this old Chinese text is still able to speak directly to them – even in a way that they feel has relevance for their future.

Sorry this comes so late but I just today dropped in on the forum. One sees the King Wen sequence as a ‘quantified modular hierarchy’. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

Cleary, though eminently qualified, doesn’t seem to give enough time to his work; they come off a conveyor belt. Published by Blofel Aquarian Press, An extensive table of trigram attributes is also included. There is precious little detail.

The word ching is best translated as classic. Log in Log in requires javascript Username or email: Ends up repetitive and dull. That said, the book must be praised for putting the possibility of making a personal translation within reach of far more people.


Like Wilhelm’s version, it’s a substantial and learned work, including many explanations and elaborations on how the Chinese classic should be understood. A much more famous translation – into English – was done by James Legge in Read reviews that mention ching book wilhelm baynes version of the i ching john blofeld blofeld version blofeld translation oracle hexagram imagery edition english guide philosophy background helpful language meaning.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Published in by Wildwood House, London. To equate ‘spontaneous abortion’ with this line is irresponsible. Use the Facebook field on some of these web pages to comment the I Ching or this website. Please contact us if you have questions regarding this item. Wilhelm is still the richest version. I had the same version in my native language and wanted in english so my husband can read it too. The author appears to be qualified in Chinese medicine.

The Tantric Mysticism of Tibet: So the whole of their top line is an awful mishmash: The Book of Changes is, as Wilhelm said, ‘a work that represents thousands of years of slow organic growth and that can be assimilated only through prolonged reflection and meditation’.

I Ching Online – English Versions of I Ching, The Book of Change

He says this mandala is ‘a visible symbol of the unity of the 64 hexagrams of the Book of Transformations’. For that, any one of these three will do fine – probably for a long time on. The third book, published by the University of Washington Press,is harder to come across. A fair introduction for blkfeld beginner, but lacks detail for serious use. There will be good fortune. However, his speaking out blogeld inspired a more critical attitude.


Some are plain odd, and hard to see from the Chinese, others are distinct improvements. All three pick up themes and follow them in great depth to show the philosophy of the Book of Changes as a living tradition.

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There is a copy in the British Library. I open for readings three or four times per year; you can sign up here to be notified when readings are next available. Her description of the way ego undermines personality is well-stated.

Also a treatment bloeld the phases of the moon in terms of yin and yang.

Inspired by Your Browsing History. Tai Chi is on a sand-dune with Twiggy eyelashes. The introduction briefly covers historical allusions in the text. Or is it just guesswork?