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䷤家人 - Jia Ren

English translation: James Legge [?] Library Resources
1 ䷤家人:
家人:利女貞。
Jia Ren:
For (the realisation of what is taught in) Jia Ren, (or for the regulation of the family), what is most advantageous is that the wife be firm and correct.
彖傳:
家人,女正位乎內,男正位乎外,男女正,天地之大義也。家人有嚴君焉,父母之謂也。父父,子子,兄兄,弟弟,夫夫,婦婦,而家道正;正家而天下定矣。
Tuan Zhuan:
In Jia Ren the wife has her correct place in the inner (trigram), and the man his correct place in the outer. That man and woman occupy their correct places is the great righteousness shown (in the relation and positions of) heaven and earth. In Jia Ren we have the idea of an authoritative ruler; - that, namely, represented by the parental authority. Let the father be indeed father, and the son son; let the elder brother be indeed elder brother, and the younger brother younger brother, let the husband be indeed husband, and the wife wife: - then will the family be in its normal state. Bring the family to that state, and all under heaven will be established.
象傳:
風自火出,家人;君子以言有物,而行有恆。
Xiang Zhuan:
(The trigram representing) fire, and that for wind coming forth from it, form Jia Ren. The superior man, in accordance with this, orders his words according to (the truth of) things, and his conduct so that it is uniformly consistent.

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