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Hexagram 55
Fêng - Abundance (Fullness)

yin
yin above: Chên / The Arousing, Thunder
yang
yang
yin below: Li / The Clinging, Flame
yang
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CHANGING LINE:

Hexagram Fifty-Five/Line Four


Nine in the fourth place means:
The curtain is of such fullness
That the polestars can be seen at noon.
He meets his ruler, who is of like kind.
Good fortune.

'Polestar' - Kallman Art Gallery


Here the darkness is already decreasing, therefore interrelated elements come together. Here too the complement must be found - the necessary wisdom to complement joy of action. Then everything will go well. The complementary factor postulated here is the reverse of the one in the first line. In the latter, wisdom is to be complemented by energy, while here energy is complemented by wisdom.



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