C: Moisture ascends to heaven,
which parts with it; superior people distribute blessings to reach those below,
while avoiding presumption of virtue.
L: Parting is lauded in the
royal court. The call of truth involves danger. Addressing one's own domain, it
is not beneficial to go right to war, but it is beneficial to go somewhere.
E: Detachment from
discriminating consciousness, repelling the energy of external influences.
L: Vigor in the advancing
feet, going but not prevailing, this is faulty.
E: When one rushes the
attainment of the celestial mind, lacking flexibility, one becomes trapped by
the emotions (earthly mind). This is being strong but not careful in parting
L: If one is cautious and
alert, though there be armed troublemakers in the night, one need not worry.
E: Being cautious and
alert, one is firm yet gentle in parting from yin.
L: Vigor in the face has bad
luck. A superior person leaves what is to be left; going alone, encountering
rain and so getting wet, there is irritation, but no fault.
E: There is frustration
when one adamantly rushes to part with yin, but eventually, through
practicing flexibility, one can avoid the fault of aggressiveness.
L: No flesh on the buttocks,
not making progress. Leading a sheep, regret disappears. Hearing the words but
E: When strength is not
correctly oriented, the mind of Tao is burdened by human mentality. This is
strength being damaged by weakness, not knowing how to part with yin.
L: Wild burdock root; cut
through resolutely. Balanced action is impeccable.
E: When the mind of Tao is
fooled by human mentality, it clings to the discriminatory consciousness. If
discriminatory consciousness can be separated from the human mentality, yang
becoming pure and yin vanishing, reason will prevail over desire. This is
parting from negativity by effort when strength is being dragged down by
L: No call; in the end there
E: When there is only a
single aggregate of the discriminatory consciousness remaining, celestial energy
receives the ‘call of truth' to make one final advance to dissolve mundane
energy. This is parting in which the celestial energy becomes pure and complete,
and the mundane energy vanishes entirely.