Water in the lake (the upper trigram) gathers until it rise above the earth (the lower trigram). It harnesses great strength however there is danger of breakthrough. When groups of people gather together, strife may occur. When possessions are collected, robbery is likely to happen. Only a leader with great moral and strong religious belief can hold the strength.
With this hexagram, one can achieve success if he can gather people with the same belief together, take actions with continuous efforts, and accept advice and supports from facilitators. It is important that he is always alert and prepared to face any unexpected situation. Be generous with payback for the assistance received.