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. Results 1 – 30 of I Ching: Book of Changes by John Blofeld and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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This hexagram represents using yang to drive back yin. They tend not to be that enthusiastic about the book as a utility for divination, although that’s most definitely what it was set out to be already almost 3, years ago, when it was conceived. The method of repelling yin is to get rid of wrong by means of right, to destroy falsehood by truth, like righteousness in the leader of the army. I find it comes at I Ching from it’s own unique angle, too, and can be quite illuminating.

His version of I Chingpuhblished originally inis one of my joh. Chaos and darkness whilst heaven creates.

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

Sometimes you want to listen to a blofelr, and other times you just want to whistle a tune. Paperback Books in English John Steinbeck.


If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Like Wilhelm’s version, it’s a substantial and learned work, including many explanations and elaborations on how the Chinese classic should be understood. Most translations have been done by Sinologists, for obvious reasons.

This translation of the I Ching has been especially prepared for practical use in divination. There once was a great bofeld master who appeared at the boundary of the Central Territory on his journey west.

Filled with desire, perceive manifestations.

Anyone read Blofeld’s I-Ching ?

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. There are eight trigrams, each representing a basic force of nature.

Not only is it a scholarly translation of a Chinese classic, but he also shares something of his own relationship with the book’s oracle.

These have the same source, but different names. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Shaking a container of numbered sticks until one falls out is said to be bloveld most common method of divination in real Chinese temples.

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No, he is essentially good, and just needs to be nurtured. Most of the texts, depending on which edition you are using, are accompanied by nine Apprasials, which resemble the line texts of the I Ching.

An excellent choice for those who want to put their copy of I Ching into use. It thus suffers unduly from its brevity.


A Guide to Life’s Turning Pointswhich interprets much of the I Ching text through blfoeld eyes of Buddhism, frequently emphasizing the abnegation of the ego and the virtues of non-action, humility and equanimity – and it does omit a lot of chinf original imagery; nevertheless, it can be of help in interpreting the Blofeld text and is warmer and more personal in tone.

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Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included. But, I have only experiment with that only 5 times. John Blofeld was a British writer, public speaker, j Buddhist practitioner. This article may rely excessively on sources too closely associated with the subjectpotentially preventing the article from being verifiable and neutral.

The next five are a little left-of-center for me; but of course others may have different reactions. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Cching most prominent version, and still in print, is the translation into German by Richard Wilhelm inwith a foreword by the psychoanalyst C.