30. The Lesson of the Torch

Notice that, as with the previous hexagram, we again have a doubled trigram. Whereas in hexagram 29, we are seeing the repetition of water, here we see the complementary repetition ofΒ fire. Water falls from the sky and then flows all over the earth to bring life, but fire does the opposite, rising up from the … Continue reading 30. The Lesson of the Torch

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XXI. Law and Order: DOC (Days of Change)

This is a hexagram about crime. It's a hexagram about identifying crime, enforcing the law, prosecuting the crime, and handing out just punishment. It's like a Law and Order spinoff launched right in the middle of an ancient Chinese text, which I honestly think would make for a pretty entertaining, and even thrilling, show. In … Continue reading XXI. Law and Order: DOC (Days of Change)