The "☵" emote, also known as the "Trigram for Water" or "Kan" in Chinese, represents the concept of water in Taoist philosophy. It is one of the eight trigrams used in the I Ching, a Chinese divination text, and symbolizes the qualities of fluidity, adaptability, and perseverance. In Taoism, water is seen as a powerful force that can overcome obstacles and flow around resistance, ultimately achieving its goals through patience and persistence.
- Hope & Optimism:
"Even when things are tough, watching a sunset over the water reminds me that there is beauty in the world ☵"
- Pride & Accomplishment:
"Completing a triathlon that included swimming in the ocean was one of the hardest things I've ever done, but also one of the most rewarding ☵"
- Nostalgia & Fondness:
"I have such happy memories of playing in the sprinklers with my siblings as a child ☵"