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Symbols - What does heaven look like

Tong Ren


The gua hexagram as it is in the I Ching

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Chinese Element to which it corresponds

 

Metal

The name of the upper Trigram

Heaven

The name of the lower Trigram

Fire

The description of the symbol as it is given in the I-Ching

 

Heaven with Fire

An image of seeking harmony

In correspondence with this

The superior person makes classifications of people

According to their natures

And makes distinctions of things

In terms of their categories

 

Comment

This gua covers lovers, beloved friends, any like minded people and alliances .  It also covers how one gains strength via numbers.

 

I have covered it in part in Friendship and companionship

 

 

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