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Later Heaven

Later Heaven
Li,         Kun,              Dui,   Qian,           Kan,   Gen,           Zhen,     Xun
離         坤                  兌       乾                坎        艮               震             巽
Fire,     Earth,           Lake, Heaven,     Water, Mountain, Thunder, Wind
South, Southwest, West, Northwest, North, Northeast, East,        Southeast
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
0, 45, 90, 135, 180, 225, 270, 315
 
Cf. Earlier Heaven
Qian, Xun, Kan, Gen, Kun, Zhen, Li, Dui
乾, 巽, 坎, 艮, 坤, 震, 離, 兌
Heaven, Wind, Water, Mountain, Earth, Thunder, Fire, Lake
South, Southwest, West, Northwest, North, Northeast, East, Southeast
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
0, 45, 90, 135, 180, 225, 270, 315
 
According to Wikipedia the Later Heaven Order is: Name 自然 Nature Season 性情 Personality 家族 Family 方位 Direction 意義 Meaning 離Li 火 Fire Summer Clinging 中女 Middle Daughter 南 South Rapid movement, radiance, the sun. 坤Kun 地 Earth Summer Receptive 母 Mother 西南 Southwest Receptive energy, that which yields. 兌Dui 泽 Lake Autumn Joyous 少女 Youngest Daughter 西 West Joy, satisfaction, stagnation. 乾Qian 天 Heaven Autumn Creative 父 Father 西北 Northwest Expansive energy, the sky. 坎Kan 水 Water Winter Abysmal 中男 Middle Son 北 North Danger, rapid rivers, the abyss, the moon. 艮Gen 山 Mountain Winter Still 少男 Youngest Son 東北 Northeast Stillness, immovability. 震Zhen 雷 Thunder Spring Arousing 長男 Eldest Son 東 East Excitation, revolution, division. 巽Xun 風 Wind Spring Gentle 長女 Eldest Daughter 東南 Southeast Gentle penetration, flexibility. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bagua_(concept) Li, Kun, Dui, Qian, Kan, Gen, Zhen, Xun Fire, Earth, Lake, Heaven, Water, Mountain, Thunder, Wind South, Southwest 火 地 泽 天 水 山 雷 風 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 離 坤 兌 乾 坎 艮 震 巽 乾 巽 坎 艮 坤 震 離 兌 Thunder - Wind/Wood Zhen - Xun
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