噬嗑卦 (Cutting Thru’ Gua) – Shì Kè Gua has upper Li (離) Trigram and a lower Zhen (震) Trigram. Observation takes 2 folds, inwards and outwards. These 2 Gua put together create an image in which both the upper and the lower Yang Yao (阳爻) which is thought to resemble a mouth. Between the two of these is the third Yang Yao which appears as an object within the mouth. This object may be considered to be an obstacle but it is one that is easily dispensed with. In order to remove the obstacle, one has merely to chew and swallow.
噬嗑卦 (Cutting Thru’ Gua) indicates that support can be enjoyed from noblemen. There is a suggestion of wealth, prosperity and career success as well as personal happiness at the end. The important ingredients in this process are diligent, hard working and perseverance to cut thru’ the obstacles ahead.
噬嗑卦 (Cutting Thru’ Gua) elements (五行) belongs to Wood (木)；if the facing / sitting / door of the house or apartment is this Gua (卦), it is suitable for resident with annual pillar Metal Tiger (庚寅), Earth Tiger (戊寅), Wood Tiger (甲寅), Fire Tiger (丙寅).