I-ching (4.2C) F'09

I-ching (4.2C) F'09 - interrelated; human action can match...

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The Book of Changes I-ching (Yijing) h&
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I-ching (Yijing ) 1 of 5 Confucian classics Oldest Mystical. Not like others. (What are others?) Very influential Admired East and West e.g. Carl Jung, see Foreword to Wilhelm trans.
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Trigrams and Hexagrams Fu Hsi (1st culture hero, hunting and fishing): 8 Trigrams King Wen (Zhou founder): 64 hexagrams plus text Duke of Zhou: Commentary on text, individual line commentaries Come to replace oracle bones for divination Confucius (or later followers): 10 Wings
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Yin and Yang Definition: light-dark, male-female Constant interaction and change creates Universe When Yang full -> Yin Conviction that Nature and humans
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Unformatted text preview: interrelated; human action can match universe Tells how to get best result of situation Development and Change; not static prediction; human action can make difference (Confucian Humanism) Divination Method (Coin method) Calm your mind (incense and kowtow if wish) 3 coins: toss to generate lines (from bottom up) Heads = yang = 3; Tails = yin = 2 Totals = ? 6,8 = yin; 7,9 = yang Find Hexagram no. (Reader p. 75) Read text Check any moving lines (6 or 9, all yin or all yang) change into 2nd hexagram (=development) Choose question carefully Have fun!...
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