The Love Oracle

Your current love situation

Your current situation can be depicted as "Limitation" transforming into "Peace".

In front of you lies "Water" which transforms into "Heaven". That means that danger and the unknown are being transformed into strength and creativity.
Behind you lies "Lake" which transforms into "Earth". That means that joy, pleasure, and attraction are being transformed into docility and receptivity.


The Situation

60. Chieh - Limitation
Above (in front): K'an - The Abysmal (Water)
Below (behind): Tui - The Joyous (Lake)




The Judgement for the Current Situation

Limitation. Success.
Galling limitation must not be persevered in.


The Image for the Current Situation

Water over Lake: the image of Limitation.
Thus the superior man
Creates numbers and measure,
And examines the nature of virtue and correct conduct.


Interpretation of the Changing Line(s)

Line 3: He who knows no limitation
Will have cause to lament.
No blame.

Line 5: Sweet limitation brings good fortune.
Going brings esteem.


The Future

11. T'ai - Peace
Above (in front): Ch'ien - The Creative (Heaven)
Below (behind): K'un - The Receptive (Earth)


The Judgement for the Future

Peace. The small departs,
The great approaches.
Good fortune. Success.


The Image for the Future

Heaven and earth unite: the image of Peace.
Thus the ruler
Divides and completes the course of heaven and earth;
He furthers and regulates the gifts of heaven and earth,
And so aids the people.