A spirit teacher shares His I Ching wisdom with me.
Today’s focus is on the life situation expressed by
Hexagram 18 – Degeneration.
Mountain is over Wind. Yang is over Yin.
And yet, Wind is a restless yin, not easily …
Mountain is steadfast. It doesn’t seek control.
It is blocking the way.
Wind is able to move around the mountain.
So, we can each stand firm, without intent to block
others, who can if they wish to, do their own thing
without our approval or co-operation?
Yes. We each are responsible to ourselves and to our
own higher purpose; to remain firm, without seeking
to direct others, who may choose to follow a path of
Why is such a situation described as degeneration?
This name seems to suggest …
The end of a period of growth?
Because it is.
Then, where do we go from here?
From the end.
There is no end.
Okay. Then, what happens next?
We carry on.
Yes, you and I.
And you’re the mountain?