no2DO - eine Annäherung aus Westen
Listen to the inside -
and see the world clearly.
Retreat to yourself:
Just like a
Caterpillar in its
Upper Trigram: Li, Fire
2nd Core Character: Dui, Lake
1st Core Character: Sun, Wind (Tree)
Lower Trigram: Gen, MountainInformationen zum Interpretationsmodell
Whose friends are few, that is the wanderer (56).
Fire on the mountain: the image of the wanderer. Thus the superior man is clear and careful in executing punishments and does not delay any litigations.
The wanderer. Success through smallness. Perseverance brings good fortune for the wanderer.Full text of Richard Wilhelm's 1924 translation by Cary F. Baynes
Dynamics of the Hexagram
Lower Trigram: Gen, the Mountain
First Change: Gen → Sun, the Wind / Tree
Second Change: Sun → Dui, the Lake
Third Change: Dui → 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
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.