升 元亨。用見大人。勿恤。南征吉。Pushing upward has supreme success. One must see the great man. Fear not. Departure toward the south brings good fortune.
初六 6 at the start
允升大吉。Pushing upward that meets with confidence brings great good fortune.
九二 9 in the 2nd
孚乃利用禴。无咎。If one is sincere, it furthers one to bring even a small offering. No blame.
九三 9 in the 3rd
升虛邑。One pushes upward into an empty city.
六四 6 in the 4th
王用亨于岐山。吉。无咎。The king offers him Mount Ch'i. Good fortune. No blame.
六五 6 in the 5th
貞吉升階。Perseverance brings good fortune. One pushes upward by steps.
上六 6 at the top
冥升。利于不息之貞。Pushing upward in darkness. It furthers one to be unremittingly persevering.