I Ching Hexagram 56 Changing to Hexagram 26

#56.1,2,4 > #26
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"Traveling"   is changing to   "Great Achievements"

In the illustration seen here, we can see I Ching hexagram #56 transforming to hexagram #26 with a total of 3 changing lines.

In this changing hexagram, both the upper and lower trigrams are seen changing from #56 to #26.


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Fire Mountain
Mountain Heaven

The starting hexagram #56 can be broken down into the upper trigram of Fire above the lower trigram of Mountain.

The following completed hexagram, #26, breaks down into a new, changed upper trigram of Mountain above a new, changed lower trigram of Heaven.


The starting hexagram #56:
"Traveling"

The meaning of hexagram #56

This hexagram indicates a journey of discovery. It could be an outer journey to a new place or employment, or may reference a journey of self-discovery. This is a time to be sincere and extremely honest with yourself. What are you really looking for? Where do you think it will be found? Wandering over mountain tops, the wise person sees each step as a gift, and knows that home is always right where one stands. If you feel like staying, stay. If you feel like moving, move. Let your heart be your guide.


The changing lines between hexagram 56 and hexagram 26

Changing line #1

"Ignoring Trivial Concerns"- If you focus on trivial worries as you journey through life, this will lead to misfortune. There is no reason to get defensive at this time. Treat others with respect and they will treat you the same.

Changing line #2

"Your Needs are Met Easily"- There will be sufficient funds, food, shelter and friendships to help you on your journey. Relax. This is a time when you are touched by grace.

Changing line #4

"Visiting a Small Shelter"- This line means to be grateful for even the simplest pleasures in life. Limit your desires to that which you can really use. Travel lightly.


The future hexagram #26:
"Great Achievements"

The meaning of hexagram #26

This vital hexagram explores the power of holding firm and standing your ground. Don't become distracted by luxury and leisure. Stay the course with courage and inner discipline. This can be a time of great gains and increased well-being, but you must keep your footing despite strong currents tugging at you. Put your ideas/projects into motion. Cross the waters without apprehension. Honor your strengths to achieve great things.

For more about hexagram #26, including changing lines for #26 visit the main hexagram #26 page.


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