The Golden Elixir Taoism Pictures and Tables

The Eight Trigrams: (2) Spatial Arrangement

 

Eight Trigrams

 

Arrangement of the eight trigrams in the cosmological configurations "prior to Heaven" (or precelestial, xiantian, top) and "posterior to Heaven" (or postcelestial, houtian, bottom).

See also a table of the main associations of the eight trigrams.