Six in the sixth place:
In the dark of night
Nothing can be done.
Movement is dangerous.
If only there was light!
…..The sixth place: 14. Possession in Great Measure
…..Clear thinking but no one will respond.
…..It will be difficult to keep thoughts to oneself.
…..Be patient…. Timing is essential.
……….Six in the sixth place:
……….Through non action
……….Much will be accomplished.
……….In time, people will learn from their own mistakes.
……….There is no need to point them out.
Technical Considerations of Line 6:
Broken in an even place
Yielding at the right time
(Astrological note: This place concerns the affairs of Houses 11 and 12)
No Holding Together
Inner Correspondence: Approval and support from Line 3
(Astrological note: Approval and support from Houses 5 and 6)
Trigrams of Influence:
Zodiac Considerations (Sub-Pentans) for the Sixth 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.