Hexagram 42 Text

Hexagram 42 Text


Divination: Later Heaven Name and Number:


(Sequential: Alternative Name and Number:

  1. Words of Influence)



Zodiac:………18° – 24° Capricorn

Calendar:……..Northern Hemisphere: Jan 9 to Jan 15 approx

……………………….Southern Hemisphere: Jul 10 to Jul 16 approx

House 3:……..18° – 24° rising from IC

Time of day:…01:12 to 01:36 AM (Local Mean Time or Sun Dial time)

Aspect:………..18° – 24° Waxing

Moon Phase:.. Waxing New Moon Phase (0° – 45°)

…………………………(0 to 3 ½ days after the New Moon).



Wind above, thunder below.

The rumbling will increase.

Gentleness above, excitement below.

Shocking perceptions will gain momentum.



A cold wind is at your back.

Quiet footsteps will go far.

Words spoken cannot be undone.

If one stays alert, a way will open.

Thoughts and words increase.

There is no going back.

Pace yourself.



Gentle without, excitement within.

Gentle in one’s relationship to others.

One meets with no resistance

There will be encouragement and progress.

With the wind at one’s back, one’s speed is increased.

One considers what others want to hear, before one speaks.

When one does speak, one is sincere

And says only what is needed.

Considerate words will have a significant effect.

People will listen and help.

Progress will be enhanced.



The first son to the first daughter.

He uses force. She uses words.

He shocks.

She senses the vulnerabilities and the implications.

He acts. She will try to persuade.

He starts strong and ends receptive.

She starts receptive and ends strong.



Pentans-10CP 18-24 Hx-42 Increase

18-24CP: 42. Increase

A cold wind. The trees are frozen.

One must keep active to keep warm.

One starts, perceptive and patient.

As if one were walking on ice,

One listens acutely and steps carefully.

In the same manner, one must assess the implications

And be certain about what one knows

Before one speaks.

Words will set irreversible forces in motion.

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