Use these rules as general guidelines to help you produce calligraphy that looks authentic and technically correct, but keep in mind that as with any language there are always special cases and exceptions to the rules. But, for now we'll stick to the basics.

Stroke Order Tips:
1. Top before Bottom
2. Left before Right

Component Sequence Tips:
1. Top before Bottom
2. Left before Right
3. Complete one component at a time

The character for Tranquility has two components. The correct sequence is almost always to complete one component at a time. Below is the step-by-step deconstruction of the character to illustrate the correct sequence and stroke order.

Complete the character tranquility by following numbers 1-17 in order, completing the left component first, then the right component.

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