I Ching Hexagram 24

24 - Returning

One returns to see the results of their action.

I Ching Hexagram 24



Line Comments

Line 1

I Ching Hexagram 24

One had moved away, but has understood.


Line 2

I Ching Hexagram 24

One needs to return.


Line 3

I Ching Hexagram 24

One cannot succeed in one go, so one continues.


Line 4

I Ching Hexagram 24

One sees that others exaggerate, so one moves away.


Line 5

I Ching Hexagram 24

One has the courage to admit having made a mistake.


Line 6

I Ching Hexagram 24

Before going, one wonders when one can return.


Nuclear hexagram

888888 2 - Obedience

Being able to help, without making decisions.


Complementary hexagram

877777 44 - Invitation

One must not abuse hospitality.


Mirror hexagram

888887 23 - Erosion

A decline that can be contained by drawing on one's reserves.

Mutations

78888824 - Returning

One returns to see the results of their action.

98888824.1 (24 > 2) - Backtracking

One had moved away, but has understood.

76888824.2 (24 > 19) - Creating a climate of trust

One needs to return.

96888824.1.2 (24 > 7) - Remembering the legendary feats

One knows how the others have managed to win.

78688824.3 (24 > 36) - Coming back for the rest

One cannot succeed in one go, so one continues.

98688824.1.3 (24 > 15) - Boasting of having done wrong things

One behaves as if they were right to make so many mistakes.

76688824.2.3 (24 > 11) - Stepping back to admire one's work

One recognizes that their goal is achieved after seeing the results.

96688824.1.2.3 (24 > 46) - Drawing applause

One receives encouragement to pursue one's efforts.

78868824.4 (24 > 51) - Freeing oneself from discomfort

One sees that others exaggerate, so one moves away.

98868824.1.4 (24 > 16) - Demonstrating one's endurance

One is confident because the others have not shown any signs of tiredness.

76868824.2.4 (24 > 54) - Changing the channel

One uses tricks to buy time.

96868824.1.2.4 (24 > 40) - Having taste

One cooks like a great chef despite one's lack of expertise.

78668824.3.4 (24 > 55) - Encouraging confidences

One loves exciting stories so one does one's best to get others to tell what they've been through.

98668824.1.3.4 (24 > 62) - Doing foolish things

One is not concerned enough by the consequences of their actions.

76668824.2.3.4 (24 > 34) - Reiterating one's request

One repeats the same question again until the others answer.

96668824.1.2.3.4 (24 > 32) - Grieving

One does not replace what one values more than one's own existence.

78886824.5 (24 > 3) - Recognizing one's faults

One has the courage to admit having made a mistake.

98886824.1.5 (24 > 8) - Establishing the means to succeed

One does not commit oneself without a maximum of preparation.

76886824.2.5 (24 > 60) - Losing power

One revokes a right that others have used to commit unjustifiable acts.

96886824.1.2.5 (24 > 29) - Clinking coins

One calculates eagerly the fees that one will charge.

78686824.3.5 (24 > 63) - Returning to the front

One readjusts one's clothes after taking the time to clean up.

98686824.1.3.5 (24 > 39) - Taking the time to make the finishing touches

One completes one's work to leave behind a lasting trace.

76686824.2.3.5 (24 > 5) - Giving it a try

One puts one's ideas into practice to ensure that they work.

96686824.1.2.3.5 (24 > 48) - Breaking down again

One is once more tinkering with the same device that one should have changed a long time ago.

78866824.4.5 (24 > 17) - Studying the issue in depth

One aspires to more positive reactions so one improves one's work with spectacular innovations.

98866824.1.4.5 (24 > 45) - Joining the militia

One tracks down the last intruders by promising them to be ruthless.

76866824.2.4.5 (24 > 58) - Saying the beautiful to learn truth

One compliments one's hosts to squeeze information out of them.

96866824.1.2.4.5 (24 > 47) - Not wanting to leave anything to others

One hurls one's works from the top of one's ivory tower.

78666824.3.4.5 (24 > 49) - Feeling the winds of change

One copies one's attitude to that of one's superiors.

98666824.1.3.4.5 (24 > 31) - Shooting at the moon

One likes to develop improbable assemblies.

76666824.2.3.4.5 (24 > 43) - Hurrying up so as not to be late

One is running to make up for lost time.

96666824.1.2.3.4.5 (24 > 28) - Taking care of one's housing.

One praises others for the good condition of their home.

78888624.6 (24 > 27) - Not looking back

Before going, one wonders when one can return.

98888624.1.6 (24 > 23) - Disregarding wickedness

One refuses to take into account derogatory remarks.

76888624.2.6 (24 > 41) - Punishing freeloaders

One penalizes those who cheated during the exams.

96888624.1.2.6 (24 > 4) - Pondering, then speaking

One abandons one's restraint to say what one thinks.

78688624.3.6 (24 > 22) - Listening to a broken record

One recites endlessly the same litany

98688624.1.3.6 (24 > 52) - Charging straight

One seeks to catch up with others by taking considerable risks.

76688624.2.3.6 (24 > 26) - Handling with kid gloves

One is very careful so as not to risk the slightest scratch.

96688624.1.2.3.6 (24 > 18) - Coming back to fundamentals

One returns to one's first commitments.

78868624.4.6 (24 > 21) - Breaking away

One gives up a little ground so as not to have to come back later.

98868624.1.4.6 (24 > 35) - Taking alternatives measures

One regrets the lack of support that others have received, so one is doing one's best to remedy it.

76868624.2.4.6 (24 > 38) - Requesting an expertise

One criticizes those who think that they can do everything without realizing that checks are mandatory.

96868624.1.2.4.6 (24 > 64) - Adjusting the rules

One tells others under what conditions they will have to compete.

78668624.3.4.6 (24 > 30) - Against all odds

One continues despite negative feedback.

98668624.1.3.4.6 (24 > 56) - Wanting to participate

One hurries to get there before the end.

76668624.2.3.4.6 (24 > 14) - Taking good care of one's relationships

One feeds one's friends with the same consideration one would have given to one's own children.

96668624.1.2.3.4.6 (24 > 50) - Extending one's life span

One retrieves an old device to add new functions.

78886624.5.6 (24 > 42) - Making one's life easier

One is frivolous because others are not up to the task.

98886624.1.5.6 (24 > 20) - Accepting an assessment

One is coming back to show what one has done.

76886624.2.5.6 (24 > 61) - Showing credentials

One connects one's friends to one's network so that they can benefit from the sharing of resources.

96886624.1.2.5.6 (24 > 59) - Giving priority to one's customers

One makes one's workforce more flexible to be able to respond more quickly.

78686624.3.5.6 (24 > 37) - Aiming to teach

One feels sorry for those who have half understood things.

98686624.1.3.5.6 (24 > 53) - Reversing one's decision

One changes one's mind before making a final commitment

76686624.2.3.5.6 (24 > 9) - Under a seal of secrecy

One would have liked to know what really happened, but the others did not allow it.

96686624.1.2.3.5.6 (24 > 57) - Seeing the true face of woe

One understands what others have endured when one meets those who have abused them.

78866624.4.5.6 (24 > 25) - Receiving undeserved honors

One rewards one's favorites by giving them a place at the top.

98866624.1.4.5.6 (24 > 12) - Making others gossip

One is noticed by those to whom one had acted been less than polite.

76866624.2.4.5.6 (24 > 10) - Making good use of one's skills

One has done much more than necessary to earn the appreciation of those who needed a service.

96866624.1.2.4.5.6 (24 > 6) - Maintaining the connection

One talks with one another to avoid having to start over from the beginning.

78666624.3.4.5.6 (24 > 13) - Making amends

One has to come back to apologize.

98666624.1.3.4.5.6 (24 > 33) - Filing a finding

One presents a detailed report so that superiors can learn what others have endured.

76666624.2.3.4.5.6 (24 > 1) - Developing a communication strategy

One does crazy things to make oneself known.

96666624.1.2.3.4.5.6 (24 > 44) - Air-conditioning one's housing so as not to whip up sentiment

One  encourages a discussion that should take place away from any source of heat.