Sign up   Contact
Free IChing Readings
read by questions
about the site
about the book
I-Ching Blog
sign up
I-Ching Online

Hexagram 16: Delight

Statement: What delight! Gain by naming allies. Move armies.


Top trigram: Thunder


Bottom trigram: Earth


Hexagram Number: 16

Hexagram Name: Delight

Line 1 comment: Crowing delight. Misfortune.

Line 2 comment: Upright like a rock in character. In less than a day one shows that purity. Fortune.

Line 3 comment: Wide-eyed delight is regrettable. If you are late you will have regrets.

Line 4 comment: Through delight, the great attains. Do not doubt it! Friends gather like hair in a clasp.

Line 5 comment: Firm illness persists, but there is no death.

Line 6 comment: Dark delight succeeds. Have a change of mind and there will be no fault.

The image Thunder explodes, shaking the earth: delight. The early kings made music, glorifying virtue as the highest offering to God, and so they were worthy of their ancestors.

browse hexagrams

Recent Questions posed to the I Ching that answered with this hexagram

Can you please tell me about my current life situation
How can I regain my drive and motivation
Cool I. Too TV I g
Can you please tell me about my sentimental situation
for me
can you please tell me about my love relationship situation
can you please tell me about my love relationship situation
ala je lep ovajsvet toliko sam zadovoljna
What hdppens
for me
What outcome can I expect from the whole working from home deal
Carnivore diet
What will happen, if I attend taichi this Wednesday
Trigger for realization
for me
for me
for me
What will happen, if I try to sleep with Myrto
Amni the one
What would happen, if I asked Maria out again
for me
Insight into Jason
Am I going to lose my office or will I get deals soon
What will be the outcome of my review with KD
If I stay on the noublood project
Should I just walk away from my co.pany right now
W tw
W e
W hw
Wde hhhw
Wde b
Wde bcc
Wde hh
Wde jj
Wde tv
for me
D n
Wde fn
Wde sw
Wde kw