The 64 I Ching hexagrams are obtained from rolling a dice in lieu of a coin. A die has three even numbers (2, 4, 6) and three odd numbers (1, 3, 5). If a dice is thrown and its outcome is an even number, it is a broken line (yin). It is an unbroken line (yang) if the outcome is an odd number.
Common dice are regular hexagons formed by two intersecting equilateral triangles. The three odd numbers are the three unbroken lines representing the three sides of the first triangle, and the three even numbers are three broken lines representing the three sides of the second triangle.
Each equilateral triangle is I Ching trigram, such that the dice is a hexagon formed by two intersecting trigrams. 1, 3 and 5 are the three unbroken lines in the first trigram. 2, 4 and 6 are the three broken lines in the second trigram.
|Hexagon (Metatron's cube)|
Since there are equal number of broken and unbroken lines, the probability that the outcome is yin is 1/2, and yang 1/2. The probability that it is a face (e.g 2) is 1/6.
A hexagram is formed by rolling a dice six times. The sixty four I Ching hexagrams are the sixty four possible outcome from a single dice.
Each equilateral triangle or trigram is a Tetractys comprised of ten dots. The dots are ten decimal numbers in the triangle whose three sides are broken lines or even numbers. Each dot in the triangle comprised of unbroken lines or odd numbers is equal to four bits, and the ten dots are the ten binary numbers: 0000, 0001, 0010, 0011, 0100, 0101, 0110, 0111, 1000 and 1001.
I Ching hexagram is the point of intersection between binary and decimal numbers. Binary numeral system has two digits: 0 and 1. And decimal numeral system has ten digits: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9. The two digits are the two tribes in the southern kingdom of Judah, and the ten digits are the ten tribes in the northern kingdom of Israel. Therefore, the Yi Jing hexagram formed by the intersecting trigrams is the twelve tribes of the people of Israel.
Yi Jing hexagram is the United Israelites Kingdom and the regular hexagon in the center of the I Ching hexagram is the new Jerusalem, the capital of the United Monarchy.
The hexagon is the Metatron's cube known as the Holy of Holies or the Most Holy Place. The dice is the cube known in Arabic as Ka'bah ( كَعْبَة). Unlike the physical Kaaba in Mecca, the cube in the middle of I Ching hexagram is digital data (spiritual).