Symbols - What does heaven look like


The gua hexagram as it is in the I Ching


The Chinese Element to which it corresponds


The name of the upper Trigram


The name of the lower Trigram


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



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