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Symbols - What does heaven look like

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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

 

Water

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

 

Heaven and water move in opposite directions

There is contention

In correspondence with this

The superior person begins to make plans

Before he take action

 

Comment

 

Although the hexagram appears to be about contention and conflict, it is actually concerned with what to do if it occurs

 

It is connected with Peacemaking and diplomacy.

 

 

 

Observations

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