Plum Blossom Divination (梅花易数)

益卦 (Increasing Gua) 庚子 (Upper Number 2, Lower Number 9)

益卦 (Increasing Gua) is form by an upper Xun (巽) Trigram and a lower Zhen (震) Trigram.

益卦 (Increasing Gua) reminds us that it is necessary to share the rewards of our labours rather than keeping them all to yourself. In helping and giving others, we are indirectly building up our reputation and relationship. As a leader, 益卦 encourages us to reward our friends, family and colleagues for their loyalty and in so doing ensure that this loyalty continues.

益卦 (Increasing Gua) elements (五行) belongs to Fire (火); if the facing / sitting / door of the house or apartment is this Gua (卦), it is suitable for resident with annual pillar Water Rat (壬子), Earth Rat (戊子), Water Horse (壬午), Metal Horse (庚午).

Plum Blossom Divination (梅花易数)

損卦 (Wearing-Off Gua) 丁卯 (Upper Number 6, Lower Number 9)

損卦 (Wearing-Off Gua) the word 損 sǔn is translates as ‘Decreasing’. Hence, sometimes known as ‘Decreasing’ gua. The formation here is one in which an upper Gen (艮) Trigram meets with a lower Dui (兌) Trigram.

The chinese folk phrase “吃虧就是占便宜” literally sums up the essence of 損卦. Therefore, A wise and benevolent leader should not gain his wealth and assets at the expense of his citizens or supporters; to give means to benefit. In warfare, this means necessary to accept tactical losses in order to be able to move forward.

損卦 (Wearing-Off Gua) elements (五行) belongs to Water (水); if the facing / sitting / door of the house or apartment is this Gua (卦), it is suitable for resident with annual pillar Wood Rabbit (乙卯), Water Dragon (壬辰), Metal Dragon (庚辰), Fire Dragon (丙辰).

Plum Blossom Divination (梅花易数)

解卦 (Relief Gua) 丙申 (Upper Number 8, Lower Number 4)

解卦 (Relief Gua) or otherwise know as ‘Deliverance’ Gua. Forms by an upper Zhen (震) Trigram on a lower Kan (坎) Trigram. Zhen (震) = Actions while Kan (坎) = Danger. This means, taking actions before danger becomes disasters.

解卦 (Relief Gua) is an auspicious gua that represent the power to resolve problems and the journey / path then become smooth again.

解卦 (Relief 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 Wood Monkey (甲申), Earth Monkey (戊申), Metal Monkey (庚申), Earth Horse (戊午).