I Ching Hexagram 36

36 - Adversity

One isolates oneself to correct the situation.

I Ching Hexagram 36



Line Comments

Line 1

I Ching Hexagram 36

One loses one's ability to act, but is protected. One accepts the constraints and goes through uncertain times, stressful for one's friends.


Line 2

I Ching Hexagram 36

One has received a wound that will encourage one to help.


Line 3

I Ching Hexagram 36

One had retreated but while looking for supplies one finds the issue.


Line 4

I Ching Hexagram 36

One sees the other coming so one leaves to get help.


Line 5

I Ching Hexagram 36

One does not unveil oneself to help others.


Line 6

I Ching Hexagram 36

One sees the other rising so one quickly gets out of reach.


Nuclear hexagram

878788 40 - Amending

One makes progress by abandoning what limited them.


Complementary hexagram

878777 6 - Insubordination

One cannot continue like this because others are not inclined to remain passive. Do not use force to conclude. Entrust a mediator.


Mirror hexagram

888787 35 - Discovery

Answers come naturally.

Mutations

78788836 - Adversity

One isolates oneself to correct the situation.

98788836.1 (36 > 15) - Getting blocked

One loses one's ability to act, but is protected. One accepts the constraints and goes through uncertain times, stressful for one's friends.

76788836.2 (36 > 11) - Seeking salvation in the fight

One has received a wound that will encourage one to help.

96788836.1.2 (36 > 46) - Collecting debris

One is still gluing back pieces of what was broken.

78988836.3 (36 > 24) - Putting one's finger on it

One had retreated but while looking for supplies one finds the issue.

98988836.1.3 (36 > 2) - Saying incredible things

One has said the truth, but others have not accepted it.

76988836.2.3 (36 > 19) - Resuming one's course

One returns to one's path after having turned away to help others.

96988836.1.2.3 (36 > 7) - Defending one's interests

One engages those who want to reduce the choices to which one had access.

78768836.4 (36 > 55) - Having heard enough

One sees the other coming so one leaves to get help.

98768836.1.4 (36 > 62) - Calling in sick

One makes others believe that one is not there.

76768836.2.4 (36 > 34) - Staying on guard

One must pay attention to what others say.

96768836.1.2.4 (36 > 32) - Introducing

One brings in one's neighbors to invite them for a drink.

78968836.3.4 (36 > 51) - Tightening the screws

One makes a pincer attack onto one's enemies in a pliers so that they can't make any more moves.

98968836.1.3.4 (36 > 16) - Shocking to get a reaction

One aspires to do more fear than harm.

76968836.2.3.4 (36 > 54) - Finishing one's corrections

One has corrected some weaknesses, but this is not enough in the eyes of the opponents.

96968836.1.2.3.4 (36 > 40) - Putting to fire and the sword

One compensates for one's lack of affection with appalling acts.

78786836.5 (36 > 63) - Saving time

One does not unveil oneself to help others.

98786836.1.5 (36 > 39) - Taking it upon oneself

One resists the stigma triggered by unnatural acts.

76786836.2.5 (36 > 5) - Talking in a vacuum

One is trying to ask, but others do not want to listen.

96786836.1.2.5 (36 > 48) - Advancing one's own case

One sends gifts to those one considers capable of sorting out the situation.

78986836.3.5 (36 > 3) - Becoming a mercenary

One sells their time to collect wounds.

98986836.1.3.5 (36 > 8) - Resuming old habits

One is preparing to return to those whom one had left.

76986836.2.3.5 (36 > 60) - Staying to care for survivors

One is recovering from an attack that is still affecting the entire region.

96986836.1.2.3.5 (36 > 29) - Being forced into a corner

One pretends to be able to do feats, so the others ask for explanations.

78766836.4.5 (36 > 49) - Snitching

One reports to others everything that others have said about them.

98766836.1.4.5 (36 > 31) - Doing a favor

One takes good note of the willingness of others to succeed in reaching an agreement.

76766836.2.4.5 (36 > 43) - Protecting one's opponents

One receives orders contrary to one's interests.

96766836.1.2.4.5 (36 > 28) - Losing patience

One has lost hope of convincing so one goes away.

78966836.3.4.5 (36 > 17) - Repeating the words of the most learned

One is putting forward a theory that distracts the guests.

98966836.1.3.4.5 (36 > 45) - Taking the essentials

One returns to town to make some basic purchases.

76966836.2.3.4.5 (36 > 58) - Searching for the secret code

One moves elements to find the right combination.

96966836.1.2.3.4.5 (36 > 47) - Suppressing suicidal urges

One contacts one's friends to ask them for help.

78788636.6 (36 > 22) - Fleeing disaster

One sees the other rising so one quickly gets out of reach.

98788636.1.6 (36 > 52) - Losing enthusiasm

There was a time when one had faith and could do better works.

76788636.2.6 (36 > 26) - Letting others guess what has to be done

One perpetuates a tradition that others would have liked to see disappear.

96788636.1.2.6 (36 > 18) - Sharing one's suffering

One agrees to talk to ease one's pain.

78988636.3.6 (36 > 27) - Chasing out the infidels

One is eager to criticize those who have displeased the sovereign.

98988636.1.3.6 (36 > 23) - Mincing one's words

One specifies to one's children the details of their story.

76988636.2.3.6 (36 > 41) - Being part of the management

One takes care of the business of one's leaders.

96988636.1.2.3.6 (36 > 4) - Coming at home

One can go to a host who can tell what to do.

78768636.4.6 (36 > 30) - Selling one's hide dearly

One would rather be shot down in flames than let others take command.

98768636.1.4.6 (36 > 56) - Warning before one leaves

One hugs one's friends before one leaves.

76768636.2.4.6 (36 > 14) - Finding an agreement in principle

We agree with those who are calling for the end of fighting.

96768636.1.2.4.6 (36 > 50) - Declining an invitation

One reiterates one's commitment so that others will no longer have any doubts.

78968636.3.4.6 (36 > 21) - Getting the attention of the judges

One catches sight of those who have found defects that are difficult to justify.

98968636.1.3.4.6 (36 > 35) - Curbing one's belligerent mood

One corrects one's excesses by refraining from harming others.

76968636.2.3.4.6 (36 > 38) - Vacuum cleaning

One slaughter's one's opponents with expeditious methods.

96968636.1.2.3.4.6 (36 > 64) - Resting

One can take a nap to compensate for all the sleep one has lost.

78786636.5.6 (36 > 37) - Adopting a contradictory position

One plays a card that will make one's opponents angry.

98786636.1.5.6 (36 > 53) - Pleasing, despite everything

One must act even if it may go wrong.

76786636.2.5.6 (36 > 9) - Turning tail

One takes cover to avoid attacks.

96786636.1.2.5.6 (36 > 57) - Worsening the situation

There is no meeting when the weather is stormy.

78986636.3.5.6 (36 > 42) - Patenting one's invention

One receives valuable information by letting oneself be dominated.

98986636.1.3.5.6 (36 > 20) - Requesting a reassessment

One can see the possibility of granting a wish.

76986636.2.3.5.6 (36 > 61) - Leaving to heal one's wounds

One would make too much effort if one took up the challenge.

96986636.1.2.3.5.6 (36 > 59) - Losing privacy

One shudders with horror at the thought that others can see and hear everything.

78766636.4.5.6 (36 > 13) - Losing contact

One wanted to do what others say, but has been hampered by unforeseen circumstances.

98766636.1.4.5.6 (36 > 33) - Surrendering without conditions

One weakens in the face of the difficulty one has to face.

76766636.2.4.5.6 (36 > 1) - Moving away from the danger

One thinks that they will be making the experiment in the distance.

96766636.1.2.4.5.6 (36 > 44) - Pretending to be unhappy

One feigns a contrite attitude so as not to give the impression that one has betrayed others.

78966636.3.4.5.6 (36 > 25) - Performing dishonest calculations

One rigs the accounts so that others don't notice one's negligence.

98966636.1.3.4.5.6 (36 > 12) - Making do with limited means

Others refuse to cooperate, so one undertakes to remedy the situation without help.

76966636.2.3.4.5.6 (36 > 10) - Coming to put a damper

One gets a lot of interference because the others got involved in the problem.

96966636.1.2.3.4.5.6 (36 > 6) - Debriefing

One has planned to withdraw in order to assess the risks.