I Ching Hexagram 23 Line 1

23.1 Burying one's head in the sand

I Ching Hexagram 23 - Line 1

One does not see what one loses.

Derivated hexagram

27 - Supply

One supplies as needed.

27 - Supply
1 - One is facing a difficult problem, but declines the support of their friends. One must let them act before the situation gets worse.

Multiple transformations

68888723.1 (23 > 27) - Burying one's head in the sand

One does not see what one loses.

66888723.1.2 (23 > 41) - Sobering up

One admits that it was wrong to put oneself in such a state.

68688723.1.3 (23 > 22) - Taking a relaxation break

One saves some free time after a lot of work.

66688723.1.2.3 (23 > 26) - Asking for more

One  is calling for more resources to succeed in one's business.

68868723.1.4 (23 > 21) - Being able to grant wishes

One is widening the gap with those who do not know how to make promises that they can keep.

66868723.1.2.4 (23 > 38) - Feeling better

One finally understands the message that others have tried to convey.

68668723.1.3.4 (23 > 30) - Being wary of counterfeiting

One favors natural sources in order not to be misled about quality.

66668723.1.2.3.4 (23 > 14) - Showing up

One is moving forward a little further so as not to disappoint those who receive.

68886723.1.5 (23 > 42) - Doing more than average

One got ahead of the others because one didn't sleep.

66886723.1.2.5 (23 > 61) - Wanting to see only the bright side

One refuses to hear embarrassing confidences.

68686723.1.3.5 (23 > 37) - Passing out

One starts to slow down under the influence of non-compliant substances.

66686723.1.2.3.5 (23 > 9) - Cooling down

One assumes that one's friends won't oppose if one takes rest.

68866723.1.4.5 (23 > 25) - Cutting the losses

One does not pursue an activity that does not produce anything good.

66866723.1.2.4.5 (23 > 10) - Compensating

One provides support to those who have been inconvenienced.

68666723.1.3.4.5 (23 > 13) - Chasing intruders

Others order one to leave their domain.

66666723.1.2.3.4.5 (23 > 1) - Not letting go

One makes efforts to continue.

68888923.1.6 (23 > 24) - Wallowing in the filth

One has lost one's self-respect so one is satisfied with what others didn't want.

66888923.1.2.6 (23 > 19) - Playing dead

One copies one's behavior on that of less lively people.

68688923.1.3.6 (23 > 36) - Fleeing the laws

One exiles oneself so one doesn't get caught.

66688923.1.2.3.6 (23 > 11) - Courting

One achieves one's goal by being courteous while remaining firm on one's values.

68868923.1.4.6 (23 > 51) - Arbitrating a conflict

One separates those who confront each other by promising to find a solution to their problems.

66868923.1.2.4.6 (23 > 54) - Pulling oneself together

One jokes about one's own decline when one should be looking for ways to remedy it.

68668923.1.3.4.6 (23 > 55) - Failing to comply

One pretends a bad feeling for not doing one's duty.

66668923.1.2.3.4.6 (23 > 34) - Sterilizing the debate

One specifically complicates things as much so that nobody can find their way around.

68886923.1.5.6 (23 > 3) - Looking for housing

One leaves to go to those who can accommodate them.

66886923.1.2.5.6 (23 > 60) - Clouding the issue

One creates a misunderstanding so one doesn't have to explain oneself.

68686923.1.3.5.6 (23 > 63) - Losing firmness

One collapses before finding any support.

66686923.1.2.3.5.6 (23 > 5) - Imposing one's views

One presents their conclusions to those who have no other choice than accepting them.

68866923.1.4.5.6 (23 > 17) - Presenting without conviction

One gets tired of repeating the same pitch over and over again.

66866923.1.2.4.5.6 (23 > 58) - Not giving in to leniency

One applies the law in all its severity to avoid being accused of being lax.

68666923.1.3.4.5.6 (23 > 49) - Becoming an accomplice

One is involved in a conspiracy that the others have hatched.

66666923.1.2.3.4.5.6 (23 > 43) - Terrorizing one's subjects

One represses those who seek justice.