Sequence of the Gua
When many things have happened and been remedied, one can approach greatness. Thus, after Remedying,Approaching follows.
Commentary on the Symbol
Earth above Lake. An image of Approaching. In correspondence with this, the superior person is willing to teach inexhaustibly. And in his tolerance, protect the people without limit.
Approaching. Sublimely prosperous and smooth. Favorable to be steadfast and upright. ends in the eighth month; misfortune comes.
Commentary on the Decision
Approaching. The firm is advancing and growing.
Joyous and obedient. the firm is central and properly responded to. Great success along with his correctness. This is the Dao of Heaven.
At the end of the eighth month, there will be misfortune. Recession is not too long in coming.