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

Hexagram 54: Marrying Sister

Statement: Advance: misfortune. No place will bring gain.

yin
yin
yang
yin
yang
yang

Top trigram: Thunder

yin
yin
yang

Bottom trigram: Lake

yin
yang
yang

Hexagram Number: 54

Hexagram Name: Marrying Sister

Line 1 comment: A younger sister marries as a secondary wife. The lame can tread. Going is favorable.

Line 2 comment: Blind in one eye: able to see. Gain by a solitary person's firmness.

Line 3 comment: A younger sister waits to marry. Returns to marry as a secondary wife.

Line 4 comment: A younger sister marrying. Overflowing expectations. A late marriage has its season.

Line 5 comment: Emperor Yi gives his younger sister in marriage. Her royal sleeves are not as fine as the secondary wives'. The moon: nearly full. Fortune.

Line 6 comment: A woman carries a basket: no fruit. A man sacrifices a ram: no blood. No place is gainful.

The image Thunder over lake: marrying sister. The noble one pursues far-reaching goals while keeping aware of possible ruin.

browse hexagrams




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

Why the sudden appearnce
Myttrszyccwe
tyhurszccwesowe
nohhrszccwesowe
Dbiftahombrszcc
Fane
was was d there
Sosetwrsz
Hegrl
Atmtsrsz
Caanrszwdecc
for me
Ikebsrszccwesowe
why did h ecall me w
Nhydcrszcc
Psson
does he like me
what can i expect re her
ptbogomrsz
Twbarsz
Wdethw
Dotw
dref
shall i apply for the pp dc
Hjhjrszffrszccot
Ltshserszcctwwesotwwe
icsscjrsz
Ttjjrszccweso
Pooursz
Ogparsz
Nsxxrszccwe
Sswarszcc
Shoggibs
Siswrszccwemm
Tyuprszccwesowe
modd
Sojojrszccweso
Fvfvst
Sewwqrsz
what is my next step