Sequence of the Gua
Things cannot remain forever in great strength. Thus, after Great Strength, Proceeding Forward follows.
Commentary on the Symbol
The Light comes forth over the Earth. An image of Proceeding Forward. In correspondence with this, the superior person cultivates his virtues and brightens them by himself.
Proceeding Forward. Lord Kang is honored with numerous horses. In a single day, thrice received at interview.
Commentary on the Decision
Proceeding forward. It denotes advancing.
The bright is appearing over the earth. The submissive is clinging to the brilliant. The gentle is proceeding and moving upward.
It symbolizes that the lord who maintains the country in order is honored with numerous horses and received at interviews three times a day.