I Ching Hexagram 29 Changing to Hexagram 57

#29.3,6 > #57
You are viewing the transition page for hexagram #29 to #57. — There's more information on the main hexagram #29 page

"Pitfalls"   is changing to   "Spreading"

In the transformation shown above, we can see I Ching hexagram #29 changing to hexagram #57 with a total of 2 changing lines.

In this transformation, both the upper and lower trigrams are transformed from #29 to #57.


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Water Water
Wind Wind

The starting hexagram #29 breaks down into the upper trigram of Water over an identical lower trigram of Water.

The successive transformed hexagram, #57, can be broken down into a new, changed upper trigram of Wind over a new, changed lower trigram of Wind.


The starting hexagram #29:
"Pitfalls"

The meaning of hexagram #29

Dangers and challenges are indicated in this unwelcome hexagram. Faith and connection to others are your lifelines during this doubly dangerous time. Confront all dangers headfirst. Summon your strength and rise to the call. This is a time to take charge. Don't run away from yourself or your problems. To give up at this time may prove disastrous.


The changing lines between hexagram 29 and hexagram 57

Changing line #3

"The Power of Waiting"- Stay put. Don't act one way or the other. Herein lies your strength.

Changing line #6

"Imprisonment"- The shackles you wear have grown tight. Come to grips with what is happening. Within three years time the light will shine brightly again


The future hexagram #57:
"Spreading"

The meaning of hexagram #57

Like gentle wind wafting through a village, this hexagram suggests a time of influence and change. This is a time when clarity and truth can pierce through veils of illusion. Through earnestness and a sense of quiet peace, you can penetrate the hearts of those around you and spread goodwill and prosperity. This is a time to speak up and let your voice permeate the land. Communicate your wants and needs to those you love. The key here is to be gentle but continual with the expression of your dreams and wishes. Your will has incredible power to spread at this time. Be heard - but be true to yourself.

For more about hexagram #57, including changing lines for #57 visit the main hexagram #57 page.


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