The Love Oracle

Your current love situation

Your current situation can be depicted as "Approach" transforming into "Waiting (Nourishment)".

In front of you lies "Lake" which transforms into "Water". That means that joy, pleasure, and attraction are being transformed into danger and the unknown.
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 5: Wise approach.
This is right for a great prince.
Good fortune.


The Future

5. Hsu - Waiting (Nourishment)
Above (in front): K'an - The Abysmal (Water)
Below (behind): Ch'ien - The Creative (Heaven)


The Judgement for the Future

Waiting. If you are sincere,
You have light and success.
Perseverance brings good fortune.
It furthers one to cross the great water.


The Image for the Future

Clouds rise up to heaven:
The image of Waiting.
Thus the superior man eats and drinks,
Is joyous and of good cheer.