Since the oracle system is based on binary numbers, you can play a coin-tossing game hereThe mandate of Heaven passed to the Zhou...The Zhou people knew the deepest secret of the universe -- that the Yin and Yang are the root of all things, and together in alternation they are the moving forces of our world and all its manifestations.
Woo!!! I haven't noticed that! I luv Dick and read quite a lot of his books (among others "the man...") but I must have overlooked the I-Ching thing (probably coz I didn't know what it is...)Rich303 said:This thread has caught my eye because I am a fan of Science-Fiction author Philip.K.Dick, and he mentioned the I-Ching in some of his writings.
In his book 'The Man In The High Castle'(1962), set in an alternative reality America after Hitler had WON world war II - America is divided between the Germans and the Japanese and many people live their lives by following the I-Ching.
In one of his short stories the I-Ching had been programmed into the main public computer networks (story written decades before the internet)
I will have a look further at this thread to broaden my knowledge on this interesting subject. Thanks to everyone for posting!