I Ching Hexagram 34

34 - Concentration

One does not let their thoughts derail.

I Ching Hexagram 34



Line Comments

Line 1

I Ching Hexagram 34

One stops to rest because the supports cannot endure any more.


Line 2

I Ching Hexagram 34

One quickly organizes so that the other does not return.


Line 3

I Ching Hexagram 34

One hols on until others go out.


Line 4

I Ching Hexagram 34

When one hesitates they consult their friends.


Line 5

I Ching Hexagram 34

One abandons one's flaws with confidence.


Line 6

I Ching Hexagram 34

One does not have the strength to continue so one stops.


Nuclear hexagram

777778 43 - Revelation

The case must be clearly stated, shouting is dangerous. Explain the situation to your entourage. Avoid any brutality, do not turn away.


Complementary hexagram

888877 20 - View

Going to see and be seen.


Mirror hexagram

887777 33 - Moving away

Before leaving, one must hand over the baton.

Mutations

77778834 - Concentration

One does not let their thoughts derail.

97778834.1 (34 > 32) - Requesting a break

One stops to rest because the supports cannot endure any more.

79778834.2 (34 > 55) - Ousting a rival

One quickly organizes so that the other does not return.

99778834.1.2 (34 > 62) - Preferring to leave

One is backing away from such a determination.

77978834.3 (34 > 54) - Waiting for the right time

One hols on until others go out.

97978834.1.3 (34 > 40) - Calming one's supports

One approves a solution to relieve the pain.

79978834.2.3 (34 > 51) - Forcing one's way

One does what others don't want to see.

99978834.1.2.3 (34 > 16) - Ignoring prejudices

One goes merrily along and does well.

77798834.4 (34 > 11) - Being very careful

When one hesitates they consult their friends.

97798834.1.4 (34 > 46) - The best treatment

One prepares as well as one can the return of those who are resting.

79798834.2.4 (34 > 36) - Becoming cumbersome

One sends the others shopping so that one can finish one's work in peace.

99798834.1.2.4 (34 > 15) - Dragging one's feet

One pays lip service to one's allies.

77998834.3.4 (34 > 19) - Denying the evidence

One refuses to see the harm that others have done.

97998834.1.3.4 (34 > 7) - Being tolerant

One allows those who think otherwise to express their difference.

79998834.2.3.4 (34 > 24) - Refusing any agreement

One moves forward so that others will not be able to make any concessions.

99998834.1.2.3.4 (34 > 2) - Turning coat

One has started by pleasing others but later has distressed them.

77776834.5 (34 > 43) - Turning back

One abandons one's flaws with confidence.

97776834.1.5 (34 > 28) - Showing curiosity

One wiggles around to see what's behind all this.

79776834.2.5 (34 > 49) - Sharing the blame

One carries within oneself a share of responsibility that others have refused to say.

99776834.1.2.5 (34 > 31) - Recovering one's potential

One retrieves the means one had before.

77976834.3.5 (34 > 58) - Getting banned

One is being oppressed by some malicious people.

97976834.1.3.5 (34 > 47) - Finding amiss details

One finds many anomalies in the papers one is inspecting.

79976834.2.3.5 (34 > 17) - Realizing one's mistake

One comes to wonder how one got here.

99976834.1.2.3.5 (34 > 45) - Forcing others to turn back

One paralyzes the movement of others by making waves.

77796834.4.5 (34 > 5) - Withstanding the shock

One applauds those who are not stunned by the concussions.

97796834.1.4.5 (34 > 48) - Returning the favor

One is delighted to be able to help those to whom one owes a debt

79796834.2.4.5 (34 > 63) - Talking about one's dreams

One monopolizes the general attention with one's bedtime stories.

99796834.1.2.4.5 (34 > 39) - Foreseeing an assault

One tames the most vulnerable to protect them from those who want to exploit them.

77996834.3.4.5 (34 > 60) - Wanting to get out of  a hornet's nest

One moves mountains so as not to bear the choice of others.

97996834.1.3.4.5 (34 > 29) - Acting on one's own

One complicates things when one doesn't want to do exactly as others say.

79996834.2.3.4.5 (34 > 3) - Teaching humility

One moves ahead of those who want to be always right.

99996834.1.2.3.4.5 (34 > 8) - Renewing the contract

Others want one to be part of their organization.

77778634.6 (34 > 14) - Getting left behind

One does not have the strength to continue so one stops.

97778634.1.6 (34 > 50) - Benefiting in spite of oneself

One has scruples despite the absence of mistakes.

79778634.2.6 (34 > 30) - Recovering one's means

One finds oneself at ease after being put in an embarrassing position.

99778634.1.2.6 (34 > 56) - Celebrating the martyrs

One fervently cultivates the memory of those who have given their lives to others.

77978634.3.6 (34 > 38) - Abandoning surveillance

One takes off after the others have disappeared.

97978634.1.3.6 (34 > 64) - Taking back the previous models

One completes one's offer with old songs.

79978634.2.3.6 (34 > 21) - Hiding one's mistakes

One pretends not to know the real reason for one's failures.

99978634.1.2.3.6 (34 > 35) - Welcoming novelty

One borrows ideas from others to make them one's own.

77798634.4.6 (34 > 26) - Closing with much fanfare

One closes the session with a resounding speech.

97798634.1.4.6 (34 > 18) - Changing one's line of defense

One learns to do extra work so that one is not recognized as an actor.

79798634.2.4.6 (34 > 22) - Welcoming one's partners

One merges with those who are best able to complete what one brings.

99798634.1.2.4.6 (34 > 52) - Continuing anyway

One is managing to move one's project forward against all odds.

77998634.3.4.6 (34 > 41) - Ignoring threats

One thinks one is making a great deal but one didn't take into account the extra costs.

97998634.1.3.4.6 (34 > 4) - Taking the mask off

One claims having only sympathy for those one hates.

79998634.2.3.4.6 (34 > 27) - Doing a test run

One must prove oneself before one can hold the helm.

99998634.1.2.3.4.6 (34 > 23) - Preparing a charm offensive

One strings pearls to make a necklace designed to seduce others.

77776634.5.6 (34 > 1) - Continuing anyway

One is doing their best to make things advance.

97776634.1.5.6 (34 > 44) - Learning patience

One has to have patience to endure an endless wait.

79776634.2.5.6 (34 > 13) - Weighing the pros and cons

One thinks before going to tell others in which direction one wants to go.

99776634.1.2.5.6 (34 > 33) - Presenting one's work

One steps back so that others can understand what it is all about.

77976634.3.5.6 (34 > 10) - Losing one's benefits


One notices that the only trump cards one has in one's hands are disappearing.

97976634.1.3.5.6 (34 > 6) - Dismissing looters

One does not allow thieves to run for high office.

79976634.2.3.5.6 (34 > 25) - Crying out one's despair

One feels sorry for oneself when others do not want to listen to reason.

99976634.1.2.3.5.6 (34 > 12) - Defending one's guests

One must prevent others from exploiting the weakness of one's associates.

77796634.4.5.6 (34 > 9) - Getting back to the basics

One feels more sensations when one stops deviating from the subject.

97796634.1.4.5.6 (34 > 57) - Agreeing to discuss

One succeeds in obtaining concessions to put an end to a period of unrest.

79796634.2.4.5.6 (34 > 37) - Stopping to ramble

One deprives one's opponents of a major asset.

99796634.1.2.4.5.6 (34 > 53) - Calming one's ardor

One makes life easier for one's neighbors by not waking them up when they are resting

77996634.3.4.5.6 (34 > 61) - Giving in for love

One resolves to make other concessions so as not to lose a very important market.

97996634.1.3.4.5.6 (34 > 59) - Following the line

One strictly follows the instructions given by one's superiors.

79996634.2.3.4.5.6 (34 > 42) - Preventing the best from winning

One tackles others so one can stay in the race.

99996634.1.2.3.4.5.6 (34 > 20) - Making a summary

One recapitulates for those who do not know the rules.