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Trigrams Associations and Attributes

 乾卦:
(Chien Gua)
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「天时」:天、冰、雹、霰
Weather: Heaven, Ice, Snow

「地理」:西北方、京都、大郡、形胜之地、高亢之所
Geographical: Northwest direction, capital, highly regarded place

「人物」:君、父、大人、老人、老人、长者、宦官、名人、公门人
Human: Man, Father, Adult, Elderly, Famous people

「人事」:刚健勇武、果决、多动少静
Human relationship: Manly and brave, decisive, active, not quiet

「身体」:首、骨、肺
Body part: head, bone, lungs

「时序」:秋、九十月之交、戌亥年月之时,五金年月日时』
Time: Autumn, lunar 9th - 10th mth.

「动物」:马、天鹅、狮子、象
Animal: Horse, Swan, Lion, Elephant

「静物」:金玉、宝珠、圆物、木果、刚物、冠、镜
Non-living thing: gold, jade, metal, mirror

「屋宿」:公厕、楼台、高堂、大厦、驿宿、西北向之居
House: Public toilet, Attic, building

「家宅」:秋占宅兴隆、夏占有祸、冬占冷落、春占吉利
Home: divine during autumn good, summer accident, winter lonely and spring good luck

「婚姻」:贵官之眷、有声名之家、秋占宜成、冬夏不利
Marriage: prestigious, reputable families, divine during autumn successful, divine during winter and summer unsuccessful

「饮食」:马肉珍味、多骨、肝肺、干肉、木果、诸物之首、圆物、辛辣之物
Food: bony, liver and lungs, dried food

「求名」:有名、宜随内任、刑官、武职、掌权、天使、驿官、宜向西北之任
Fame: famous, law enforcement role

「谋旺」:有成、利公门、宜动中有财、夏占不成、冬占多谋少遂
Plan and strategy: successful, mobility brings fortune, divine during summer not good, divine during winter will have lots of strategies

「交易」:宜金、玉珍宝珠贵货,易成,夏占不利
Transaction: good for gold, jade, precious jewellery. divine during summer not good

「求利」:有财,金、玉之利,公门中得财,秋占大利,夏占损财,冬占无财
Wealth: successful. wealth from civil sector. divine during autumn big success, divine during summer lost money, winter no wealth

「出行」:利于出行,宜人京师,利西北之行,夏占不利
Travel: good for travel. NW direction. not in summer.

「谒见」:利见大人,有德行之人,宜见贵官,可见
Meeting: good to meet important person.

「疾病」:头面之疾,肺疾、筋骨疾、上焦疾、夏占不安
Illness: relating to head, veins and bones related. divine during autumn not good

「官讼」:健讼,有贵人助,秋占得胜,夏占失理
Legal case: good for engaging in law suit, noblemen assistance. divine during autumn successful, summer no case.

「坟墓」:宜向西北,宜乾山气脉,宜天穴,宜高,秋占出贵,夏占大凶
Burial: face NW direction. SW Chien mountain, Heaven dwelling. high grounds, divine during autumn good but during summer bad.

「方道」:西北
Direction: Northwest

「五色」:大赤色、玄色
Colour: Bright red, dark black

「姓字」:带金旁者,行位一四九
Name: someone whose name as gold meanings or chinese character with gold.

「数目」:一四九
Number: one, four, nine

「五味」:辛、辣
Taste: Hot, spicy.


坤卦:
(Kun Gua)
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「天时」:阴云、雾气、冰霜
Weather: cloudy, hazy

「地理」:田野、乡晨、平地、西南方
Geographical: farm, countryside, flat grounds, SouthWest direction

「人物」:老母、后母、农夫、乡人、众人、老妇人、大腹人
Human: Mother, Step-mother, farmer, elder woman

「人事」:吝啬、柔顺、懦弱、众多、小人
Relationship: Stingy, weak, vile character

「身体」:腹脾、肉、胃
Body parts: belly, abdomen, flesh, stomach, gastric

「时序」:辰戌丑未月、未申年月日时,八五十月日
Time: eighth, fifth and tenth month

「静物」:方物、柔物、布帛、丝绵、五谷、舆斧、瓦器
Non-living item: squarish, soft, cotton wool, clay

「动物」:牛、百兽、牝马
Animal: buffalo

「屋宿」:西南方、村店、男舍、矮屋、土阶、仓库
House: SW direction, small shops, low-rise

「家宅」:安稳、多阴气、春占宅舍不安
Home: Stable, Yin qi, divine in spring not good

「饮食」:牛肉、土中之物、甘味、野味、五谷之味、芋笋之物、腹脏之物
Food: beef, land-animals, cereals, tuber crops

「婚姻」:利于婚姻,宜税产之家、乡村之家,或寡妇之家,春占不利
Marriage: good for marriage. family deals with property and tax, in countryside, widow's home. divine in spring not good

「生产」:易产,春占难产,有损或不利于母,坐宜西南方
Birth: smooth delivery, divine in spring bad for mother.

「求名」:有名、宜西南方或教官、农官守土之职、春占虚
Fame: successful. instructor or teacher. job relating to land. divine in spring not good

「交易」:宜利交易、宜田土交易、宜五谷利、贱货、重物、布帛、静中有财、春占不利
Transaction: good for transaction relating to land. crops.

「求利」:有利,宜土中之利,贱货重物之利、静中得财,春占无财,多中取利
Wealth: good. wealth deriving from land related trades.

「谋旺」:利求谋,邻里求谋,静中求谋,春占少遂,或谋于妇人
Strategy: good. strategies arising from woman, quietness

「出行」:可行、宜西南行、宜往乡里行、宜陆行,春不宜
Travel: good. SW direction. towards the countryside by land. not good in spring

「谒见」:可见,利见乡人,宜见亲朋或阴人,春不宜见
Meeting: good. for meeeting rural people. meeting relatives and friends. not good to meet during spring

「疾病」:腹疾、脾胃之疾、饮食停滞,从而食不化
Illness: illness relating to stomach, gastric. stop eating. digestive problem

「官讼」:理顺、得众情、讼当解散
Legal: with reasoning. obtain support and resolve legal case

「坟墓」:宜向西南之穴、平阳之地、近田野、宜低葬,春不可葬
Burial: facing SW. flat ground. near to countryside.

「姓字」:带土姓人、行位八五十
Name: Chinese surname with Earth related character.

「数目」:八五十
Number: 8, 5 and 10

「方道」:西南
Direction: SouthWest

「五味」:甘
Taste: sweet

「五色」:黄、黑
Colour: Yellow and black


震卦:
(Zhen Gua)
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「天时」:雷
Weather: Thunder

「地理」:东方、树木、闹市、大途、竹林、草木茂盛之所
Geographical: East. Wood. Busy town. forest. place where trees and grass grows well

「身体」:足、肝、发、声音
Body Parts: Legs, Liver, Hair. sounds

「人物」:长男
Human: Eldest Son.

「人事」:起动、怒、虚惊、鼓动噪、多动少静
Relationship: proactive. anger. false alarm. more mobility less settled

「时序」:春二月、卯年月日时、四三八月日
Time: spring time second mth.

「静物」:木竹、苇、乐器(竹木)、花草繁鲜之物、核
non-living thing: wooden things. musical instruments made of wood.

「动物」:龙、蛇、百虫、马鸣
Animals: dragon, snake, insects

「屋舍」:东向之居、山林之处、楼阁
House: East facing house. living within the woods. attic

「家宅」:宅中不时有虚惊,春冬吉,秋占不利
Home: lots of false alarm in the home. divine in spring and winter good. not good during autumn

「饮食」:啼、肉、山林野味、鲜肉、果酸味、菜蔬、鲤鱼
Food: birds or chicken. animals found in the woods. fresh meat. vegetables

「婚姻」:可、有成、声名之家、得长男之婚,秋占不利
Marriage: ok. successful. reputable families. good for marriages relating to eldest son. not good in autumn

「求利」:山林竹木之财、动处求财,或山林、竹木茶货之利
Wealth: wealth relating to wood and forestry. wealth from mobility.

「求名」:有名、宜东方之任、施号发令之职、掌刑狱之官、竹茶木税课之任、或闹市市货之职
Fame: Good. suitable for positions that commands authority and gives instructions to others. jobs relating to wood.

「生产」:虚惊、胎动不安、头胎必生男,坐宜向东,秋不吉
Birth: false alarm. foetus keeps moving and not settled. first child will be son.

「疾病」:足疾、肝经之疾、惊恐不安
Illness: Leg injuries. illness relating to liver. frightful and unsettled

「谋旺」:可旺、可求,宜动中谋,秋占不遂
Strategy: good. strategies that requires lots of movement. not good to divine during autumn

「交易」:利于成交,秋占难成,动而可成,山林、木竹茶货之利
Transaction: successful. not in autumn. trades relating to wood

「官讼」:健讼、有虚惊、行移取甚反复
Legal: good for court case though there is false alarm. favour keeps changing from side to side.

「谒见」:可见、在宜山林之人,利见宜有声名之人
Meeting: good. to meet famous and reputable people.

「出行」:宜行,利东方、利山林之人,秋占不宜行、但恐虚惊
Travel: good. travel towards East. divine during autumn not good with false alarm'

「坟墓」:利于东向、山林中穴,秋不利
Burial: Facing East. within the forest/woods

「姓字」:带木姓人、行位四八三
Name: Chinese surname with Wood related characters

「数目」:四八三
Number: 4, 8, 3

「方道」:东
Direction: East

「五味」:甘、酸味
Taste: Sweet, sour

「五色」:黑青、绿碧
Colour: Dark green, green


巽卦:
(Xun Gua)
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「天时」:风
Weather: Wind

「地理」:东南方之地、草木茂秀之所、花果菜园
Geographical: Southeast direction. garden, grass

「人物」:长女、秀士、寡妇之人、山林仙道之人、僧道
Human: Eldest Daughter. elegant person. widow

「人事」:柔和、不定、鼓舞、利市三倍、进退不果
Relationship: soft and gentle, unsettled. dancing. profits 3-folds. unresolved whether to move forward or backward.

「身体」:肱、股、气、风疾
Body Parts: Upper Arm. Thigh

「时序」:春夏之交、二五八之时月日、三月、辰巳月日时、四月
Time: between spring and summer.

「静物」:木香、绳、直物、长物、竹木、工巧之器、臭、鸡毛、帆、扇、臼
non-living things: rope, wood. straight and long things. feather. fan

「动物」:鸡、百禽、山林中之禽、虫、蛇
Animals: Chicken. birds.

「屋舍」:东南向之居、寺观楼台、山林之居
House: SE facing. High building. tower. living in the woods

「家宅」:安稳利市,春占吉,秋占不安
Home: stable and safe. divine in spring good. autumn bad

「饮食」:鸡肉、山林之味、蔬果酸味
Food: chicken. vegetables and fruits

「婚姻」:可成、宜长女之婚,秋占不利
Marriage: successful. good for eldest daughter. autumn divination not good

「生产」:易生、头胎产女、秋占损胎、宜向东南坐
Birth: Good. first child daugther. divine in autumn miscarriage.

「求名」:有名、宜文职有风宪之力、宜为风宪、宜茶果竹木税货之职、宜东南之任
Fame: good. for female positions relating to flying and power. jobs relating to tea, fruits, wood.

「求利」:有利三倍、宜山之利、竹货木货之利,秋不利
Wealth: triple wealth. from the woods.

「交易」:可成、进退不一、交易之利、山林交易、山林木茶之利
Transaction: successful.

「谋旺」:可谋旺、有财可成,秋占多谋少遂
Strategy: good.

「出行」:可行,有出入之利,宜向东南行,秋占不利
Travel: good. towards SE.

「谒见」:可见,利见山林之人,利见文人秀士
Meeting: good. meeting with elegant woman

「疾病」:股肱之疾、风疾、肠疾、中风、寒邪气疾
Illness: illness relating to upper arm and thigh. intestine illness. stroke.

「姓字」:草木旁姓氏、行位五三八
Name: Chinese surname with grass or wood characters.

「官讼」:宜和、恐遭风宪之责
Legal: to settle amicably

「坟墓」:宜东方向、山林之穴、多树木、秋占不利
Burial: facing SE. within woods. divine in autumn not good.

「数目」:五三八
Number: 5, 3, 8

「方道」:东南
Direction: SouthEast

「五味」:酸味
Taste: Sour

「五色」:青绿、碧洁白
Colour: green, white


坎卦:
(Kan Gua)
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「天时」:月、雨、雪、露、霜、水
Weather: Rain, snow, water

「地理」:北方、江湖、溪涧、泉井、卑湿之地、沟渎、池沼、有水之处
Geographical: North. wells. wet grounds.

「人物」:中男、江湖之人、舟人、资贼、匪
Human: Middle-aged man. Middle son. sailor, thief, bandits

「人事」:险陷卑下,外示以柔,内序以利,漂泊不成,随波逐流
Relationship: full of danger and pitfalls. appears gentle but has great ability within. flaoting around.

「身体」:耳、血、肾
Body parts: Ear, blood, kidney

「时序」:冬十一月、子年月日、一、六月日
Time: Winter. 11th mth

「静物」:水带子、带核之物,弓轮、矮柔之物,酒器、水具、工栋、丛棘、藜、桎梏、盐、酒
Non-living things: items containing water.

「动物」:猪、鱼、水中之物、狐、水族
Animals: Pig, fish, sea creatures. Wolf

「屋舍」:向北之居、近水、水阁、江楼、花酒长器、宅中混地之处
House: North facing. Near to water.

「饮食」:猪肉、酒、冷味、海味、汤、酸味、宿食、鱼、带血、掩藏、有带核之物、水中之物、多骨之物
Food: Pork. wine. cold dish. soup. seafood. bony item eg. fish.

「家宅」:不安、暗昧、防盗,匪
Home: Unrest. prevent robbery

「婚姻」:利中男之婚,宜北方之婚,不利成婚,不可在辰戌丑未月婚
Marriage: good for middle-aged man, middle son. Not good in Chen, Xu, Chou & Wei Mths.

「生产」:难产有险,宜次胎,男,中男,辰戌丑未月有损,宜北向
Birth: Difficult labour. good for second child. male. Not good in Chen, Xu, Chou & Wei Mths.

「求名」:艰难,恐有灾险,宜北方之任,鱼盐河泊之职,酒兼醋
Fame: Difficult. disaster. Trades in relation to Fish, salt, river and by boat. wine and vinegar

「求利」:有财防失,宜水边财,恐有失险,宜鱼盐酒货之利,防遗失,防盗
Wealth: prevent loss and robbery. suitable for wealth deriving from water. Trades in relation to Fish, salt, wine and vinegar.

「交易」:不利成交,恐防失陷,宜水边交易,宜鱼盐货,酒之交易,或点水人之交易
Transaction: Not good. guard against traps. good for water related transactions.

「谋旺」:不宜谋旺,不能成就、秋冬占可谋
Strategy: Not good. Good to divine in Autumn.

「出行」:不宜远行,宜涉舟,宜北方之行,防盗匪;恐遇险阻溺之事
Travel: Not good for travel too far away. Good for travel by water. But guard against theft and robbery.

「谒见」:难见,宜见江湖之人,或有水旁姓氏之人
Meeting: Difficult to meet. but can meet people with Chinese surname with water related words in the character.

「疾病」:耳痛、心疾、感染、肾疾、胃冷、水泻、涸冷之疾、血病
Illness: Ear problem. Heart problem, Kidney illness. blood related illnesses

「官讼」:有阴险,有失因讼,失陷
Legal: Danger. Likely to fail

「坟墓」:宜北向之穴、近水傍之墓、不利葬
Burial: Facing North. Near to water.

「姓字」:点水旁之姓氏
Name: Chinese surname with water related characters

「数目」:一、六
Number: 1, 6

「方道」:北方
Direction: North

「五味」:咸、酸
Taste: salty, sour

「五色」:黑
Colour: Black


离卦:
(Li Gua)
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「天时」:日、电、虹、霓、霞
Weather: Sun, Lightning

「地理」:南方、干亢之地,窖、炉冶之所,刚燥厥地,其地面阳
Geographical: South. Hot and dry place.

「人物」:中女、文人、大腹、目疾人、甲胄之士
Human: Middle aged woman. Middle daughter.

「人事」:文化之所,聪明才学,相见虚心,书事,美丽
Relationship: Cultural. Intelligent and learned. good-looking

「身体」:目、心、上焦
Body Parts: Eyes. Heart.

「时序」:夏五月,午火年月日时,三二七日
Time: Summer 5th mth.

「静物」:火、书、文、甲骨、干戈、槁衣、干燥之物
Non-living things: Fire, books. dry items.

「动物」:雉、龟、鳌、蚌、蟹
Animals: Tortoise. Crab. Frog

「屋舍」:南舍之居,阳明之宅、明窗、虚室
House: South facing. Bright house.

「家宅」:安稳、平善、冬占不安,克体主火灾
Home: Stable and quiet. divine in winter not good. fire hazard.

「饮食」:雉肉、煎炒、烧炙之物、干脯之体、熟肉
Food: Fried, dry and heaty food

「婚姻」:不成、利中女之婚,夏占可成,冬占不利
Marriage: Not good. But good for middle aged woman or middle daughter. divine in summer good, divine in winter not good.

「生产」:易生,产中女,冬占有损,坐宜向南
Birth: Good. middle daughter. divine in winter will have loss.

「求名」:有名,宜南方之职,文官之任,宜炉冶亢场之职
Fame: Successful. Office work. Job relating to fire

「求利」:有财宜南方求,有文书之财,冬占有失
WewalthL seek for wealth in the South. Literary wealth. divine in winter not good

「交易」:可成,宜有文书之交易
Transaction: Good. transactions relating to books and knowledge

「出行」:可行,宜动向南方,就文书之行,冬占不宜行,不宜行舟
Travel: Good. towards South. travel for the purpose of books, document and study. divine in winter not good. not suitable for travel by boat.

「谒见」:可见南方人,冬占不顺,秋见文书考案才士
Meeting: Autumn meeting with scholarly persons.

「官讼」:易散,文书动,词讼明辨
Legal: justify the case with good explanation.

「疾病」:目疾、心疾、上焦病,夏占伏暑,时疫
Illness: Eye problem. Heart problem. chest problem

「坟墓」:南向之幕,无树林之年,阳穴。夏占出文人,冬不利
Burial: Facing South. divine during summer will have scholarly descendants.

「姓字」:带次或立人旁士姓氏,行位三二七
Name: Chinese surname with scholar-related characters

「数目」:三二七
Number: 3, 2, 7

「方道」:南
Direction: South

「五色」:赤、紫、红
Colour: Red, Purple

「五味」:苦
Taste: Bitter


艮卦:
(Gen Gua)
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「天时」:云、雾、山岚
Weather: Cloud, Haze

「地理」:山径路近山城,丘陵、坟墓,东北方,门阙
Geographical: Mountains, Northeast direction

「人物」:少男、闲人、山中人、童子
Human: Young man. Youngest Son. people with no worries or nothing much to do.

「人事」:阻隔、守静,进退不决,反背,止住,不见
Relationship: Quiet. Undecisive.

「身体」:手指、骨、鼻、背
Body Parts: Fingers, Bones, Nose. Back

「时序」:冬春之月、十三月丑寅年月日时,七五十月日、土年月日时
Time: Between Winter and Spring.

「静物」:土石、瓜果、黄物、土中之物、闾寺、木生之物、藤生之瓜
Non-living things: Stones. yellow items. earthly items.

「动物」:虎、狗、鼠、百兽、黔啄之物、狐
Animals: Tiger, dog. rat.

「家宅」:安稳,诸事有阻,家人不睦,春占不安
House: Stable. disruptions to everything. family members not peaceful. divine during spring not good.

「屋舍」:东北方之居,山居近石,近路之宅
Home: Northeast direction. in the mountains

「饮食」:土中物味,诸兽之肉,墓畔竹笋之属;野味
Food: food found on the land. all animals. tuber.

「婚姻」:阻隔难成,成亦迟,利少男之婚,宜对乡里婚,春占不利
Marriage: Unsuccessful. delayed. good for young man marriage.

「求名」:阻隔无名,宜东北方之任,宜土官山城之职。
Fame: Difficult. jobs relating to the ground or mountains

「生产」:难生,有险阻之厄,宜向东北,春占有损
Birth: Difficult labour.

「交易」:难成,有山林田土之交易,春占有失
Transaction: Difficult to succeed. Transactions relating to mountains and land.

「出行」:不宜远行,有阻,宜近陆行
Travel: Not good for travel too far away. travel to nearby by land.

「谒见」:不可见,有阻,宜见山林之人
Meeting: Not good. blockages.

「疾病」:手指之疾,胃脾之疾
Illness: Illnesses relating to fingers.

「官讼」:贵人阻滞,官讼未解,牵联不决
Legal: blockage. difficult to resolve.

「坟墓」:东北之穴,山中之穴,近路旁有石,春占不利
Burial: Northeast facing. within the mountains

「数目」:五七十
Number: 5, 7, 10

「方道」:东北方
Direction: Northeast

「五色」:黄
Colour: Yellow

「五味」:甘
Taste: Sweet


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「天时」:雨泽、新月、星
Weather: Rain

「地理」:泽、水际、缺池、废井,山崩破裂之地,其地为刚卤
Geographical: pool, pond. west facing

「人物」:少女、妾、歌妓、伶人、译人、巫师、奴仆婢
Human: Young woman. Youngest daughter. mistress. prostitute. witch. maid

「人事」:喜悦、口舌谗毁、谤说、饮食
Relationship: Happy. Gossips.

「身体」:舌、口喉、肺、痰、涎
Body Parts: Tongue. Throat. Lungs.

「时序」:秋八月,酉年月日时,金年月日,二四九月日
Time: Autumn 8th mth

「静物」:金刀、金类、乐器、废物、缺器之物,带口之物,毁折之物
Non-living things: Metal objects.

「动物」:羊、泽中之物
Animals: Creatures living in the pond.

「屋舍」:西向之居,近泽之居,败墙壁宅,户有损
House: West facing. near to pond.

「家宅」:不安,防口舌,秋占喜悦,夏占家宅有祸
Home: Unrest. beware of gossips. divine in autumn good. but not in summer.

「饮食」:羊肉、泽中之物、宿味、辛辣之物味
Food: Mutton. Spicy and sour food.

「婚姻」:不成,秋占可成,有喜,主成婚之吉,利婚少女,夏占不利
Marriage: Unsuccessful. divine in autumn good. suitable for young woman.

「生产」:不利,恐有损胎或则生女,夏占不利,宜坐向西
Birth: Not good. may lost baby or give birth to a girl.

「求名」:难成,因名有损,利西之任,宜刑官,武职,伶官,译官
Fame: Not good. may have loss becuase of fame.

「求利」:无利有损,财利主口舌,秋占有财喜,夏占不利
Wealth: no gain but with loss. wealth relating to mouth. divine during autumn good but not summer.

「出行」:不宜远行,防口舌,或损失,宜西行,秋占有利宜行
Travel: Not good to travel too far away or will have loss.

「交易」:难有利,防口舌,有竞争,秋占有交易之财,夏占不利
Transaction: Difficult to be profitable. beware of gossips. competition.

「谒见」:利行西方,见有咒诅
Meeting: may meet with curse

「疾病」:口舌、咽喉之疾,气逆喘疾,饮食不餐
Illness: illnesses relating to tongue, mouth, astmas.

「坟墓」:宜西向,防穴中有水,近泽之墓,或葬废穴,夏占不宜
Burial: Facing West. near to pond

「官讼」:争讼不已,曲直未决,因讼有损,防刑,秋占为体得理胜讼
Legal: debatable. loss arising from legal suit. guard against penalty.

「姓字」:带口带金字旁姓氏,行位四二九
Name: Chinese surname with mouth or gold characters

「数目」:四二九
Number: 4, 2, 9

「方道」:西方
Direction: West

「五色」:白
Colour: White

「五味」:辛辣
Taste: Hot and spicy

 

         
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