"Staying Still" is changing to "Progress"
In the transformation shown above, we can see I Ching hexagram #52 transforming to hexagram #35 with a total of 2 changing lines.
In this transformation, both the upper and lower trigrams are seen transforming from #52 to #35.
Have you tried iFate's easy-to-use free I Ching readings?
Click here to consult the I Ching oracle.
The initial hexagram #52 deconstructs into the upper trigram of Mountain over a matching lower trigram of Mountain.
The second completed hexagram, #35, is composed of a newly transformed upper trigram of Fire over a newly transformed lower trigram of Earth.
The starting hexagram #52:
The meaning of hexagram #52
This hexagram suggests finding stillness and peace amidst chaos and motion. The world is constantly in flux. But this hexagram is asking you to call into question the notion that there needs to be movement at all. Staying still in one's heart can be the ultimate destination. The wise person, who has found stillness of mind and heart, will experience no opposition at this time. This is an opportunity to meditate and gain new awareness. You will soon find that you are able to take a breather from the noise of your mind and your life. Out of deep inner stillness comes powerful action.
The changing lines between hexagram 52 and hexagram 35
Changing line #3
"Keeping Hips Still"- Real stillness of mind and emotions cannot be forced. It must be allowed and eased into. "Keeping hips still" refers to an artificial or awkward sense of stillness. This is not living in freedom. The wise person embraces stillness of mind without ever needing to force it. Pure intention of it is enough to induce it.
Changing line #4
"Keeping Trunk Still"- This line is a sign of true progress. You are starting to stand still, symbolically speaking, and soon your mind will know greater quiet and ease. Peace of mind is not a hard job. Effortlessness is the key that unlocks its door
The future hexagram #35:
The meaning of hexagram #35
Like the Sun rising effortlessly upward at the dawn of a new day, you will find yourself elevated to new heights. This fortunate hexagram suggests career advancement and recognition for a job well done. Expect greater responsibility, prosperity and kinship. This is an opportunity to benefit others while experiencing your own radiance and splendor. Your inner nature grows in brightness and purity. This is a time of awakening to your life's purpose.
For more about hexagram #35, including changing lines for #35 visit the main hexagram #35 page.
Questions about love and romance? Have you tried iFate's easy-to-use, free
Love I Ching readings?
Click here to ask the I Ching anything about dating or romance.