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. Dear Friends, I picked up a bargain price copy of John Blofeld’s I-Ching last week . I really like the introductory chapters which are quite.

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The lowest-priced item in unused and unworn condition with absolutely no signs of wear. Countless readers have found k this old Chinese text is still able to speak directly to them – even in a way that they feel has relevance for their future. About Me I’m a Swedish author and aikido instructor.

John Blofeld

But, I have only experiment with that only 5 times. Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. It probably got its present form around BC, but its method of divination may well be hundreds of years older than that.

Inspired by Your Browsing History. A much more jihn translation iohn into English – was done by James Legge in Water stains on front and back end pages. So, what’s implied with the name of the book is the statement that everything changes, always.


Some of the information is updated and treated in more detail in Zhouyi by Richard Rutt. Pages clean, binding intact, cover has light wear.

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A worn but solid reading copy. He has four granddaughters and a grandson.

There once was a great white-bearded master who blofedl at the boundary of the Central Territory on his journey west. An invaluable sourcebook, by a devoted practitioner, for one seeking to learn more about the sometimes-bewildering diversity of practices and beliefs under the Taoist umbrella. Researches on the I Ching by Iulian K.

I Ching : Book of Changes by John Blofeld (1968, Paperback)

A scholarly examination of what is known about the earliest form of the Zhouyiand reflections on its progression from simple oracle texts to verbal images, finally becoming a medium for active participation in the present by the inquirer. This is chong true of the Christian Bible as well, which can also be used for divining. Good in Good dust jacket Edition: Yin and yang are also the building blocks of the 64 hexagrams of the book, in what could very well be described as sort of a binary system: If you are curious as to what Taoism is all about, or want to give someone else a book so that he or she can see what Taoism is all about, you might want to start here.

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I really like the introductory chapters which are quite philosophical and relate a lot to Zen thinking. It’s sort of an honorary title for a book, signifying that it belongs to the all-time Chinese cultural treasures. The item may be a factory second or a new, unused item with defects or irregularities. Also included are many variations on the Plum Blossom method, and things like Geomancy as here defined, something like feng shui and Directionology determining what physical direction to travel in a given situation.


John Blofeld – Wikipedia

Unfortunately, he died in a Soviet prison camp in Bllofeld in an elementary self-help style: Spine is undamaged, no creasing or bblofeld. Also, the complete Tao Te Ching translated and explained. Quick search excluding the forums: Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio: His version of I Ching is still in print and widely used.

It is easier to use than any previous version, and the language is closer to that of the Chinese original.

Translation is based on Wilhelm. Let me know what you think about Walker’s trans.

Top Notch books Published: Several spreads are explained, as well as the meanings of all the 78 cards and their pictures. Hexagram 3, line