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The I Ching (ee-jing, also written Yijing), one of China’s most oldest and most revered books, has fascinated people for thousands of years. With origins in the ancient Zhou dynasty court, it is used around the world for fortunetelling, philosophy, contemplation, study, illumination, and as an important source of literature and history. See our FAQ page for more general information, our Basics page for how to use the I Ching, and our resources page for I Ching hexagram charts and diagrams.