I Ching Hexagram 32 Changing to Hexagram 49

#32.1,2,5 > #49
You are viewing the transition page for hexagram #32 to #49. — There's more information on the main hexagram #32 page

"Permanence"   is changing to   "Transformation"

In the transformation shown above, we see I Ching hexagram #32 transforming to hexagram #49 with a total of 3 changing lines.

In this changing hexagram, both the upper and lower trigrams are changed in the transition from #32 to #49.


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Thunder Wind
Lake Fire

The starting hexagram #32 breaks down into the upper trigram of Thunder above the lower trigram of Wind.

The secondary transformed hexagram, #49, deconstructs into a transitioned upper trigram of Lake above a transitioned lower trigram of Fire.


The starting hexagram #32:
"Permanence"

The meaning of hexagram #32

This hexagram points to the importance of stability and constancy. In the same way that thunder and lightning have always been together, the wise person seeks unions that are forever. Keep an optimistic outlook and your friendships/partnerships will endure and succeed. Simultaneously, you must access a sense of stability inside yourself. Like the constellations in the sky, everything in life moves as an integrated whole. Discovering this integration - by which everyone and everything in the Universe are connected -will put you in touch with stability and the power of permanence.


The changing lines between hexagram 32 and hexagram 49

Changing line #1

"Waiting for Maturity"- In order for something to last, it must be nurtured and cultivated. A new endeavor or relationship may not be stable at first. This is OK. Open up gradually to the power of duration.

Changing line #2

"Dropping Remorse"- If something was not meant to last, let it go. Put aside regret and start afresh.

Changing line #5

"Letting Duty Guide"- In each moment give importance to a sense of honor and duty. What duty will lead to the best outcome? Seek the answer and good fortune will come


The future hexagram #49:
"Transformation"

The meaning of hexagram #49

This hexagram implies a time of great change. It is important to remember that there will be no mistakes made at this time. Change is what happens -- not just what is intended. This is a time of shedding the old and seeing with fresh eyes. A geographic move may be referenced here. This could also be a time of new employment, new understandings or new solutions. You may find yourself undergoing an inner transformation, where you de-throne old attitudes that no longer serve your vision. Let events happen. Change will wash over you like water.

For more about hexagram #49, including changing lines for #49 visit the main hexagram #49 page.


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