Consciousness & the Trigram (Part 1)

The Prenatal (left) and Postnatal (right) bagua arrangements of the eight trigrams.

☰ Heaven “creative”

☷ Earth “receptive”

☳ Thunder “arousing, shake, shock, quake”

☴ Wind “gentle, penetrating”

☲ Fire “clinging, brightness”

☵ Water “abysmal, darkness”

☱ Lake “joyous”

☶ Mountain “stillness”

(Note: the bottom line of the trigram is on the inside for the prenatal and on the outside for the postnatal).
Trigram Model

WATER "abysmal, darkness"

MOUNTAIN "stillness"

  1. The unchanging record of all actual prior events.
  2. Whatever we might think prior events to be.

THUNDER "arousing (shake, shock, quake)"

LAKE (valley, marsh) "joyous"

WIND "gentle, penetrating"

HEAVEN "creative"

EARTH "receptive"

FIRE "clinging, brightness"

Prenatal bagua arrangement features Clinging Fire in the focal position.

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a thinker carefully considering philosophical ideas | creator of the assembly of silence radio hour & a new trigram theory | http://patreon.com/taijireality.

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