no2DO - eine Annäherung aus Westen
Until I open
To the world
Upper Trigram: Zhen, Thunder
2nd Core Character: Dui, Lake
1st Core Character: Qian, Heaven
Lower Trigram: Qian, HeavenInformation regarding the interpretation model
The power of the great (34) is reflected by pausing.
Thunder in heaven above: the image of power of the great. Thus the superior man does not tread upon improper paths.
The power of the great. Perseverance furthers.Full text of Richard Wilhelm's 1924 translation by Cary F. Baynes
Dynamics of the Hexagram
Lower Trigram: Qian, the Heaven
First Change: Qian → Qian, the Heaven
Second Change: Qian → Dui, the Lake
Third Change: Dui → Zhen, the Thunder
Upper Trigram: Zhen, the Thunder
Follow the Path of the Dao: A Western Approximation
The interpretations shown above gradually moved away from Eastern concepts. Let us proceed even a little further. In this section I develop a model of interpretation from a Western perspective, more precisely: from the perspective of philosophical anthropology.
A detailed article on the subject can be found here: A Western Approximation
You can help the further development of no2DO by sending me the question you asked the I Ching and its response (the hexagram's name and number). Each hexagram's tendencies open up most clearly when examined in the context of a personal situation.