I Ching: The Book of Changes

The King Wen sequence of the I-Ching. Wikimedia Commons

The Book of Changes stands as one of the most important divination texts in human history -- and a foundational text of Chinese culture in general. In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick discuss the I Ching. How does it work? How does it relate to other divination traditions and why do humans, concerned with uncertainty, turn to randomness generators?

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Topics in this Podcast: time, psychology, China