The Full Image:
The Spirit of the Path experienced through the Joy of Awareness
The Moving Lines:
|6 in the 6th||Sincere and flexible|
Allowing change easily
|Flexible in Joy|
|9 in the 5th||Flying Dragons in the Heavens|
Sincere and Powerful, everything furthers
Inspiring in Spirit
|9 in the 4th||Dragons in steady flight|
Sincere and Joyous, advancing with success
|Creative in Joy|
Furthering in Spirit
|9 in the 3rd||Persevering and modest|
Modestly bringing to completion
|Inspiring in Awareness|
Creative in Spirit
|6 in the 2nd||Straight, square and great|
Without purpose, yet everything is furthered
|Balanced in Awareness|
Receptive in Development
|9 in the 1st||Dragons forging the foundations|
Creative, Sincere and Cultivating
|Creative in Awareness|
Sequence of "Kindness" in the Chart of the Sequence
"Kindness" is in the position of "Beginning of the Completion of Compassion".
"Kindness" is the thirty seventh Hexagram of the "Outer Circle"
and the eleventh Hexagram of "The House of Compassion".
Relationship of "Kindness" to the calendar and "The Great Wheel"
The calendar and "The Great Wheel" represent the 52 Hexagrams of
"The Outer Circle", or the physical universe.
"The Age of Kindness" begins February, 10640 and ends in February, 10880.
"The Era of Kindness" just as all 52 of the "Outer Circle"
Hexagrams occurs in each "Cycle" of "The Great Wheel".
The first "Era of Kindness" begins in February, 4160 and ends in February, 4220.
The Hexagram of "Kindness" corresponds to the
thirty seventh week of the Creative I Ching Calendar.