Hexagram 38 Line 5

Hexagram 38 Line 5

01a-IC-R-S 02TA-01-Hx38 Opposition-L5

Six in the fifth place: (04° – 05° Taurus)

One relies on those who are unreliable.

One is surrounded by questionable characters.

Hold to what is right.

Do not make demands on others.

It is enough to stay out of trouble.


…..The fifth place: 04° – 05° Taurus:  53. Gradual Progress

…..Good character will have a profound effect.

…..One cannot expect rapid results.

…..One must be consistent over a long period of time.


……….Six in the fifth place:

……….One cannot get what one wants.

……….One can see the obstacles.

……….If one lets go of inner designs

……….And offers to help others without reward,

……….Some dignity will be preserved.


Technical Considerations of Line 5:

Broken in an odd place

Inappropriate receptivity

Yielding at the wrong time

(Astrological note: This place concerns the affairs of Houses 9 and 10)

Holding Together with inappropriate energy below.

(Astrological note: Inappropriate reinforcement from Houses 7 and 8)

Holding Together with inappropriate energy above.

(Astrological note: Inappropriate reinforcement from Houses 11 and 12)

Inner Correspondence: Approval and support from Line 2

(Astrological note: Approval and support from Houses 3 and 4)


Trigrams of Influence:

Upper Nuclear

Upper Primary

Zodiac Considerations (Sub-Pentans) for the Fifth Place:

Pent-lines-02TA 04-05 Hx-38 Opposition

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