no2DO - eine Annäherung aus Westen
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Source of being:
Upper Trigram: Li, Fire
2nd Core Character: Kan, Water
1st Core Character: Gen, Mountain
Lower Trigram: Zhen, ThunderInformation regarding the interpretation model
Biting through (21) signifies to deplete.
Thunder and lightning: the image of biting through. Thus the ancient kings consolidated the laws through clearly defined penalties.
Dynamics of the Hexagram
Lower Trigram: Zhen, the Thunder
First Change: Zhen → Gen, the Mountain
Second Change: Gen → Kan, the Water
Third Change: Kan → Li, the Fire
Upper Trigram: Li, the Fire
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
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