Sequence of the Gua
After encountering, things begin to gather together. Thus, after Encountering, Bringing Together follows.
Commentary on the Symbol
Lake over Earth. An image of Bringing Together. In correspondence with this, the superior person repairs his weapons to guard against unexpected happenings.
Bringing Together. Prosperous and smooth. The king arrives at the ancestral temple. Favorable to see a great person. Prosperous and smooth, favorable to be steadfast and upright. Use big animals: good fortune. Favorable to have somewhere to go.
Commentary on the Decision
Bringing Together. It is bringing people together. Devoted and joyous. The firm is central and has correspondence. Therefore people come and assemble together.
The king arrives at the ancestral temple. With filial piety, he presents his offerings.
Favorable to see a great person. This will bring prosperity and smoothness, bringing people together in a proper way. He is following the will of Heaven.
By observing how all beings are brought together, one can see the truth of Heaven and Earth and all beings.
Use big animals: good fortune.