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Yi Jing book content in multiple languages is available within the Yi Jing app and is integrated with the Journal. Some content requires additional in-app purchase, as indicated.

Default book

Yi Jing, or the Book of Transformations, an introductory modern interpretation by Brian Arnold, is the default book translation included with the app, except for the locales indicated below. 


  • 中文: 易经拜读
  • 日本語: 易経—Yo Fujiwara
  • Deutsch: I Ging Das Buch Der Wandlungen—Richard Wilhelm

A Guide to the I Ching

For the Wilhelm/Baynes translation. Original first edition by Carol K. Anthony, co-author of I Ching, The Oracle of the Cosmic Way.

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Carol Anthony began her study of the I Ching in 1971. Two experiences in meditation guided her to publish her notes under the title, A Guide to the I Ching, and to found Anthony Publishing Company in 1979. …

Handbuch zum klassichen I Ging

Teil II. Carol K. Anthony, Aus dem Amerikanischen von Hanna Moog, Mitautorin von I Ging — Das Kosmische Orakel.

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Carol K. Anthony macht zentrale Begriffe des I Ging verständlich. Wer ist der Weise, der Edle, was bedeutet Schicksal, was ist das Ziel, worin besteht der Weg des I Ging? …

The I Ching Oracle

A masterly modern approach to the original I Ching imagery by Nigel Richmond.

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“Two very good books on the I Ching have been out of print for a long time, and will not have been seen by many people consulting the Book of Changes today. …

Language of the Lines

A contemporary and original version of the I Ching Oracle by Nigel Richmond.

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The precursor to "The I Ching Oracle" by Nigel Richmond, "Language of the Lines" is “one of the best contemporary attempts to say something original. Richmond concentrates on the internal oracle, what it feels like inside, as opposed to what is going on in the external world. …

Yi Jing / Book of Changes

A direct transcription from Chinese with pinyin (contemporary standard pronunciation), gloss, and a clear English translation by Gregory C. Richter.

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Gregory C. Richter (Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri) has taught linguistics, German, Russian, Latin, French, and Chinese. …

The Laws of Change: I Ching and the Philosophy of Life

By Jack M. Balkin.

For additional in-app purchase.



[A]n engaging translation and interpretation of this Chinese classic…. [T]he I Ching's evocative imagery makes it a great work of literature, now more accessible than ever thanks to Balkin."—Publisher's Weekly

[A]n excellent I Ching to consult…. Balkin [has] grasped the essence of the Changes."—S.J. Marshall, Yijing Dao

As important to Chinese civilization as the Bible is to Western culture, the I Ching or Book of Changes is one of the oldest treasures of world literature. In this masterful new interpretation, Jack Balkin returns the I Ching to its rightful place as a book of wisdom that teaches how to live one's life in a changing and confusing world. …

The I Ching or Book of Changes

By Richard Wilhelm, edited by Hellmut Wilhelm, translated by Cary F. Baynes.

“Princeton's Bollingen edition—still regarded as the best and most authentic by I Ching aficionados.”—The New York Times Book Review.


Each book is available separately for additional in-app purchase:

The I Ching Workbook

Excerpts from THE I CHING WORKBOOK by R.L. Wing. First published by Main Street Books.

For additional in-app purchase.

This translation by renowned I Ching author R.L. Wing, provides a great introduction for new users, with accessible, in-depth interpretations of this five-thousand year-old Chinese oracle’s ancient wisdom, and insight with guides for using it to forecast events and a comprehensive explanation of the sixty-four hexagrams.

The Complete I Ching: 10th Anniversary Edition

10th Anniversary Edition. The definitive translation by Taoist Master Alfred Huang.

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Translated by the eminent Taoist Master Alfred Huang, The Complete I Ching has been praised by scholars and new students of the I Ching since its first edition. …

I Ching: Navigating Change

A new translation evolved out of Stephen Karcher's teaching workshops. Published by Guideways Publications.

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Stephen Karcher, Ph.D., is one of today's most creative and controversial writers and practitioners in the field of Yijing studies, divination and myth. …

I Ching: Walking Your Path, Creating Your Future

By Hilary Barrett. Published by Arcturus Publishing Limited.

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This beautiful, practical I Ching for divination pays homage to the original text while supporting the modern user with lucid explanations and guidelines for interpreting the oracle. …

Hurn's I Ching

The book to turn to for Wisdom and Guidance. By Michael Hurn with Claire Hurn. Published by Eloquent Books.

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Since the mid 1970’s, author Michael Hurn has been studying, using, and introducing the I Ching to others. In this time, he has found that people new to the I Ching find it easy to learn and use; but at first they tend to have a few problems accessing the wisdom contained within the oracle. …

Taoist I Ching

Gia-Fu Feng's Taoist translation of the 1716 Yi at Stillpoint with Frank R. Kegan.

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Gia-Fu was a true Chinese and a natural born Taoist who revered the I Ching as a Chinese Classic. He worked on translations of Taoist texts with the Stillpoint community. …

I Ging Das Buch der Wandlungen

Text, Material, und Kommentare. Aus dem Chinesischen übertragen und erläutert von Richard Wilhelm.

Für weitere In-App-Kauf.

Das Gesamtwerk in drei Bücher umfasst die Einführung und Anhang. Buchen I, dem Text beinhaltet Urteile im Zusammenhang mit den Diagrammen als Ganzes, die Linie Texte und die großen Bilder. …

© Brian Arnold 2017