Hexagram 47 Text

Hexagram 47 Text


Divination: Later Heaven Name and Number:


(Sequential: Alternative Name and Number:

  1. Demands of the Time)



Zodiac:………18° – 24° Leo

Calendar:……..Northern Hemisphere: Aug 10 to Aug 17 approx

………………..Southern Hemisphere: Feb 7 to Feb 13 approx

House 8:………132° – 126° setting to IC

Time of day:…03:12 to 03:36 PM (Local Mean Time or Sun Dial time)

Aspect:………..132° – 126° Waning

Moon Phase:.. Waning Half Moon Phase (135° – 90°)

……………….(3½ to 7 days after the Full Moon).



The lake above, the abyss below.

Pleasure without and danger within.

One enjoys what one should not.

One laughs at the expense of others.

One underestimates the power of water.

Too much of a good thing will spoil it!



Dangerous pleasure!

The fire burns out.

The food is spoiled.

No one is helped.

No one will come.

Carried away with one’s own importance,

One cannot see one’s family or friends.

One will be left alone.



Joy without, doubt within.

Pleasure without, danger within.

Dangerous seduction.

One enjoys one’s position

But harbours personal misgivings.

If one is not sincere,

One will attract unworthy people.

Good intentions will be led astray.

Good energy will be wasted.



The second son to the third daughter.

He is cautious. She is playful.

He is critical. She likes to laugh.

He is secretive. She is direct.

He is discriminating and she is seductive.

He is fussy. She will appear rowdy.

He will be threatened by her joyfulness.

She will be alienated by his judgments.

He needs to learn the value of happiness and contentment.

She is naturally playful.



Pentans-05LE 18-24 Hx-47-Oppression Exhaustion

18-24 LE: 47. Oppression, Exhaustion

Fun and games will interfere with the work at hand.

Discontent will damage morale.

Too much of a good thing will spoil it.

One wants what one cannot and should not have.

Too much attention will ruin one’s character.

Are you good enough to deserve attention?
Is your heart in the right place?

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