From the author of the acclaimed I Ching: The Book of Answers, this magical tale takes us on an enchanted journey back in time to the origins of the I Ching in ancient China.
A Tale of the I Ching tells the story of the young village ne'er-do-well, who becomes the first disciple of the great sage emperor Fu Hsi―the creator of the I Ching. As Fu Hsi opens the heart of the I Ching to the young student who sits at his feet, the inner workings of that great book of divination are revealed. This marvelous story will open the I Ching to you as never before.
The I Ching is one of the world’s most profound sources of universal wisdom. Over the ages, philosophers, warriors, statesmen, and people like you have consulted this ancient classic to seek direction, success, and good fortune in their lives. Wu Wei is the author of a dozen books on Chinese philosophy and personal growth. He is world-renowned for interpretations of the I Ching that make this ancient and sometimes difficult-to-understand subject easy to use and apply.