I Ching Hexagram 57 Changing to Hexagram 26

#57.1,5 > #26
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"Spreading"   is changing to   "Great Achievements"

In the illustration shown here, we can see I Ching hexagram #57 transitioning to hexagram #26 with a total of 2 changing lines.

In this changing hexagram, both the upper and lower trigrams are seen transitioning from #57 to #26.


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Wind Wind
Mountain Heaven

The starting hexagram #57 is built from the upper trigram of Wind positioned above a matching lower trigram of Wind.

The following changed hexagram, #26, deconstructs into a transitioned upper trigram of Mountain positioned above a transitioned lower trigram of Heaven.


The starting 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.


The changing lines between hexagram 57 and hexagram 26

Changing line #1

"Persevering through Doubts"- Don't let your doubts stop you from advancing. Persistence will empower you to tear right through doubt and thus progress toward your goal.

Changing line #5

"Perseverance Brings Good Fortune"- Before you take action, ponder it for three days. After you have taken action, observe the results of it for three days. Current problems will improve by making wise decisions.


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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