Six in the fifth place:
One avoids commitment.
One is helpful top no one.
…..The fifth place: 43. Breakthrough, Resoluteness
…..One will capture everyone’s attention.
…..One will push for one’s own way.
…..No one is helped. No one will care.
……….Six in the fifth place:
……….One recognizes the futility of the time
……….And makes no demands.
……….One helps the vulnerable and the young.
……….Big concerns will have to wait.
Technical Considerations of Line 5:
Broken in an odd place
Yielding at the wrong time
(Astrological note: This place concerns the affairs of Houses 9 and 10)
No Holding Together
Trigrams of Influence:
Zodiac Considerations (Sub-Pentans) for the Fifth Place:
This is one of the six lines (3 solid and 3 broken) that neutralize themselves at 15° Aquarius. In the I Ching there are a total of 24 such neutral lines. This allows for an exact correspondence between 360° of the Zodiac and the remaining 360 lines of the I Ching.
It happens in the middle of each of the fixed signs, where the cardinal forces meet the mutable forces.