Images, magic, imagination
Old oracles (mantic systems)
Ling Qi Jing, Magical tokens
Shen Shu, Spirit numbers
Tetragrams, Oracle of the sand
Yi Lin, Forest of changes
Tai Xuan Jing, Great profound book
The origin of the dragon and why he is the bringer of rain.
Characters are images, like landscape paintings. They always have many meanings. No translation can include all those meanings. At left guan (name of hex.20) in modern fullform sript, and next to it guan on oracle bones, dating more than 1000 years BC. The era of the first known script in China.
Uitbeeldingen van de hexagrammen.
Beelden spreken meer dan woorden, vooral omdat de Chinese karakters ook beelden zijn.
Images of the hexagrams.
Images say more than words, especially because Chinese characters are images.
"I decided that I needed to create my own version of what I Ching means to me. I Ching Meditations is expressed in imagery and words. So this is a Western Woman’s perspective..."