The Full Image:
The Joy of continuing Awareness experienced on the Path
The Moving Lines:
|9 in the 6th||Dragons inspiring creation|
Modest, Sincere and Joyous
|Inspiring in Awareness|
|6 in the 5th||Central and Divine|
Full of Power, furthering all things
|Balanced in Awareness|
Flexible on the Path
|9 in the 4th||Dragons in steady flight|
Sincere and Joyous, advancing with success
|Creative in Awareness|
Inspiring in Awareness
Furthering on the Path
|6 in the 3rd||Persevering and modest|
Modestly bringing to completion
|Flexible in Joy|
Balanced in Awareness
Receptive on the Path
|9 in the 2nd||Dragons in the Meadows|
Sincere and Following Divine Truth
Creative in Awareness
|9 in the 1st||Dragons forging the foundations|
Creative, Sincere and Cultivating
|Creative in Joy|
Sequence of "Optimism" in the Chart of the Sequence
"Optimism" is in the position of "Middle of the Compassion of Creation".
"Optimism" is the twenty second Hexagram of the "Outer Circle"
and the ninth Hexagram of "The House of Creation".
Relationship of "Optimism" 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 Optimism" begins February, 7040 and ends in February, 7280.
"The Era of Optimism" just as all 52 of the "Outer Circle"
Hexagrams occurs in each "Cycle" of "The Great Wheel".
The first "Era of Optimism" begins in February, 3260 and ends in February, 3320.
The Hexagram of "Optimism" corresponds to the twenty second week of the Creative I Ching Calendar.