56 always seemed to me an unclear hexagram.. fire on the top of mountain doesn’t light very far.. it works mostly so that someone is to be. Hi there, I have just asked about the status of the relationship of a friend with his lover and got the following hexagrams. Radiance The hexagram means a peak experience. It describes the wandering of a cyclic motion from the stability of its centre to an extreme of its ambit. Extreme.

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There will be heagrama of time for regret and repentance. In traveling having just lodged, he cherishes his belongings, getting the young servant’s determination. This state of mind leaves you feeling uneasy — knowing you must move on, and yet anxious to protect and hold intact that which you have already accomplished. For a “stranger in a strange land” to behave in this fashion is a sure formula for failure. Jonas — The Gnostic Religion.

If you haven’t tried one yet, click here to try a free I Ching reading now. In the image of people loyal to a home that is far away, the Wanderer points to an endless expanse of sky, and shows you how the horizon is an illusion and that hexsgrama are no real boundaries to your capabilities.

It is a pity. He remains ill at ease, a stranger in a strange environment. Don’t waste your energy on unimportant matters. Because the hexagra,a is in a high place, it is just to be destroyed. Intellectually the Self is no more than a psychological concept, a construct that serves to express an unknowable essence which we cannot grasp as such, since by definition it transcends our powers of comprehension.

The inn where the exile stays burns down. The heexagrama here is arrogant, and as Legge points out, “carelessly self-sufficient.


Last Jump to page: He treats those below him his servants with arrogance, which of course alienates them from him.

Traveling so trivially; this is the fire that he has taken. Anyway, in greek myths bear with me, I grew up reading these, it’s a habit difficult to cut they usually made offerings before any journey. Some stay in the sensate their whole life long. Thread Tools Show Printable Version. Beware of impulsive responses that burn bridges in a way that hexagraa lose the support of others.

There is fire atop a mountain, transient. Hex56 can be the sun rising behind a mountain.

A skillful traveler shows hexxgrama manners and wins acceptance. The superior man is careful and clever in imposing punishments, and does not delay the cases brought.

Some say that the fifth line is the seat of the ruler, though the logic of the symbolism suggests that since the ruler bestows favors on the subject of the line, he must be elsewhere.

It is incapable of learning from the past, incapable of understanding contemporary events, and incapable of drawing right conclusions about the future. The third line, dynamic, shows the stranger, burning his lodging-house, and having lost his servants.

Oracle interpretation must always remain open and flexible.

James DeKorne’s Official Website – The Gnostic Book of Changes – Hexagram 56

Being at the top as a wanderer rightly leads to being burnt up. This hexagram indicates a powerful journey of discovery has started. However, the arrow is lost, and 5 quarry is given to the ruler in a gesture of fealty. Hexagram number fifty-six is the reverse of hexagram number fifty-five. Everywhere you go, there you are, in a giant tapestry of your hexgarama. The top of this hexagram signifies burning. He shoots a pheasant, but loses an arrow.


Lines one, three and six depict very negative situations involving ignorant, arrogant choices. There will be sufficient support, guidance, and friendship to help you on your journey toward love. Like a bird burning its own nest, the traveler first laughs with joy and then howls in sorrow. He loses his cow by being careless. He obtains his property and an ax.

Therefore it is said in the Commentary on the Decision, “The yielding attains the middle outside,” and also, “Keeping still and adhering to clarity.

56: The Wanderer

For standard, non romance-specific I Ching interpretations please return to the reference page here. And the still deeper secret of the secret: It is assumed that the wanderer is hexagdama the position of the fifth line. Sojourning, burning one’s resting-place. This realization is extremely important from a practical standpoint, for it implies that only constant attention to the unconscious, an inner devoted tribute, is sufficient to enlist its cooperation.

The issue could go either way.

…life can be translucent

It is in the middle place as ruler of the trigram Li; this symbolizes attainment of the mean and adherence to clarity.

Then in the next moment the hwxagrama of the sun rises above the peak and suddenly the sun is distant high up in the sky and it is simple day light.

You may have the opportunity to experience an entirely new way of life. Changing Line Interpretations Line 1 bottom line When you are in a vulnerable position — as is any wanderer — do not become involved with trivial matters that are not your concern.