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Symbols - What does heaven look like

Shi.

The gua hexagram as it is in the I Ching

 

The Chinese Element to which it corresponds

Earth

The name of the upper Trigram

Earth

The name of the lower Trigram

Water

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

Water contained under Earth

An image of Multitude

In correspondence with this

The superior person embraces people

And cares for the multitude

 

Comment

Shi is the generic name for various forms of Aggregates

As a corollary to the hexagram there is the implicit understanding that any form of ‘project’ or work of any kind is only ever achieved via aggregation of one sort or another and

 

 

 

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