The Love Oracle

Your current love situation

Your current situation can be depicted as "Approach" transforming into "Possession in Great Measure".

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


The Situation

19. Lin - Approach
Above (in front): Tui - The Joyous (Lake)
Below (behind): K'un - The Receptive (Earth)




The Judgement for the Current Situation

Approach has supreme success.
Perseverance furthers.
When the eight month comes,
There will be misfortune.


The Image for the Current Situation

The earth above the lake:
The image of Approach.
Thus the superior man is inexhaustible
In his will to teach,
And without limits
In his tolerance and protection of the people.


Interpretation of the Changing Line(s)

Line 3: Comfortable approach.
Nothing that would not further.
If one is induced to grieve over it,
One becomes free of blame.

Line 4: Complete approach.
No blame.

Line 6: Greathearted approach.
Good fortune. No blame.


The Future

14. Ta Yu - Possession in Great Measure
Above (in front): Li - The Clinging (Fire)
Below (behind): Ch'ien - The Creative (Heaven)


The Judgement for the Future

Possession in Great Measure.
Supreme success.


The Image for the Future

Fire in heaven above:
The image of Possession in Great Measure.
Thus the superior man curbs evil and furthers good,
And thereby obeys the benevolent will of heaven.