Hexagram 48 Text

Hexagram 48 Text


Divination Later Heaven Name and Number:


(Sequential: Alternative Name and Number:

  1. Heartfelt Expression)



Zodiac:……….00° – 06° Leo

Calendar:……..Northern Hemisphere: Jul 23 to Jul 29 approx

……………….Southern Hemisphere: Jan 21 to Jan 26 approx

House 8:……..150° – 144° setting to IC

Time of day:…02:00 to 02:24 PM (Local Mean Time or Sun Dial time)

Aspect:………..150° – 144° Waning (Inconjunct – separating)

Moon Phase:.. Waning Full Moon Phase (180° – 135°)

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



The abyss above, wood below.

Deep water, penetrating wood.

The water is there but the roots may not reach it.

The well is there but it is not in good order.

It will be difficult to drink.

Danger without, gentleness within.

There is work to be done.

Criticism will not help!



To penetrate the depths,

To find light in the darkness,

And to bring joy to the world.

If you want to teach, positive content is important.

Maintenance of the vehicle is critical.

To be discriminating will ensure good fortune.

Set a good example.

If the body gets sick, who will follow it?

Good water, good life!



Difficulties without, sensitivities within.

There are problems to be solved.

Words of caution will not suffice.

Talk is cheap.

What is needed can be seen.

To help others furthers.

To help oneself will draw criticism.

The best leaders walk in the rear.

In this way dangers can be seen

And the vulnerable can be helped.

To be content with one’s own self worth,

One must have the welfare of others in one’s heart

And act accordingly.



The first daughter to the second son.

She is sensitive to his problems.

She will offer advice. He will listen.

She penetrates. He withdraws.

She will express what is needed.

He will help if he has to.

The gentler she is, the more helpful he will be.

She is perceptive. He is critical.

She will be persuasive. He will be discriminating.

She knows the seeds of responsibility.

He feels the weight of obligation.

She will express herself.

He will reflect and analyze the implications.

He assumes there will be opposition.

She will try to persuade him of the benefits.



Pentans-05LE 00-06 Hx-48 The Well

00-06 LE: 48. The Well

If one places one’s own self importance

Over the needs of others,

And rushes forward,

There will be humiliation.

To reap rewards, one must approach patiently

And give preference to the difficulties of others.

True leaders will take care of themselves last.

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