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The original Richard Wilhelm translation for the hexagram line...


中孚

Hexagram 61
Chung Fu - Inner Truth

yang
yang above: Sun / The Gentle, Wind
yin
yin
yang below: Tui / The Joyous, Lake
yang
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CHANGING LINE:

Hexagram Sixty-One/Line Six


Nine at the top means:
Cockcrow penetrating to heaven.
Perseverance brings misfortune.

The cock is dependable. It crows at dawn. But it cannot itself fly to heaven. It just crows. A man may count on mere words to awaken faith. This may succeed now and then, but if persisted in, it will have bad consequences.



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