The Love Oracle

Your current love situation

Your current situation can be depicted as "The Creative" transforming into "Decrease".

In front of you lies "Heaven" which transforms into "Mountain". That means that strength and creativity are being transformed into stillness and obstruction.
Behind you lies "Heaven" which transforms into "Lake". That means that strength and creativity are being transformed into joy, pleasure, and attraction.


The Situation

1. Ch'ien - The Creative
Above (in front): Ch'ien - The Creative (Heaven)
Below (behind): Ch'ien - The Creative (Heaven)




The Judgement for the Current Situation

The Creative works sublime success,
Furthering through perseverance.


The Image for the Current Situation

The movement of heaven is full of power.
Thus the superior man makes himself strong and untiring.


Interpretation of the Changing Line(s)

Line 3: All day long the superior man is creatively active.
At nightfall his mind is beset with cares.
Danger. No blame.

Line 4: Wavering flight over the depths.
No blame.

Line 5: Flying dragon in the heavens.
It furthers one to see the great man.


The Future

41. Sun - Decrease
Above (in front): Kên - Keeping Still (Mountain)
Below (behind): Tui - The Joyous (Lake)


The Judgement for the Future

Decrease combined with sincerity
Brings about supreme good fortune
Without blame.
One may be persevering in this.
It furthers one to undertake something.
How is this to be carried out?
One may use two small bowls for the sacrifice.


The Image for the Future

At the foot of the mountain, the lake:
The image of Decrease.
Thus the superior man controls his anger
And restrains his instincts.