Elisabeth Rochat de la Valleé

The Symbolism of Numbers

in classical China

  • ISBN: 9781872468174
  • 2018, 214 pages


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Numbers are used to signify the processes of life and the order of the world. They reveal a sequential unfolding, while maintaining a connection to the One, the Unity, which sustains and contains all. The Symbolism of Numbers clarifies and illuminates the frequent referral to numerology in the classical texts, and provides a framework within which to better understand the great foundational concepts of chinese thougth. An attention of the symbolism of numbers, which infers quality ore than quantity, gives us a deeper insight into Chinese medicine.


Elisabeth Rochat de la Valleé

Elisabeth Rochat de la Valleé