Northeast is the area that governs fame, success, and recognition.

Place a bundle of lucky bamboo in a glass pot filled with water in the NE.  The upward growth of this lucky bamboo is symbolic of your accomplishments and growing fame.

Green plants are good for this area.

Use blue, grey and green in this area; avoid red, purple, white, metallic and earthy colors.

 

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2017 is a year filled with opportunities created through good inter-personal relationships.  

Center ~

The center of your home is the most important area in the year 2017. It must be clean and well presented.

A round fish tank should be placed in this area, home to a beautiful gold fish swimming in between sea plantation, glistening under the spotlight. This will enforce good energy and bring you desired facilitators.

Also appropriate for this area are paintings of quiet bodies of water (creek, lake) and metal decorative ornaments. 

Use blue, grey, gold, silver and metallic colors; avoid red, purple, green and earthy colors.

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蒙 Meng

6 in the 3rd place ~(043023)

Don’t act like a girl who loses herself when she meets an attractive man. It’s not good for either parties. 勿用取女, 見金夫, 不有躬, 無攸利.

This hexagram indicates the weak and inexperience man struggles to rise by imitating a successful man. He loses his own individuality. He may lose his dignity, like a girl who throws herself towards a desirable man.

When we get the hexagram 876887 from bottom to top, the oracle suggests:

When question is regarding business/wealth/health~

To take by force or against God’s will will not get you anywhere.

When the question is regarding romantic relationships~

Money does not necessarily bring you happiness.

If change takes place, the 3rd line from bottom will turn into a single line, it turns the hexagram “Meng 蒙” t0 “Gu 蠱”.

With this hexagram, one loses his own individuality and dignity from wanting to get something out of reality. It’s better to wait.

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蒙 Meng

9  the 2nd place ~(042022)

Embrace the ignorance of those who are less informed. Armed with this quality, the son will have matured enough to take charge of the household. 包蒙吉, 納婦吉, 子克家.

This hexagram indicates that one who is not a recognized leader has the strength, wisdom, and understanding to fulfill the responsibilities in question.

When we get the hexagram 898887 from bottom to top, the oracle suggests:

When question is regarding business/wealth/health~

Tolerance for the ignorant will bring you achievement.

When the question is regarding romantic relationships~

This person is reliable and your marriage will bring a solid foundation in family and career.

If change takes place, the 2nd line from bottom will turn into a broken line, it turns the hexagram “Meng 蒙” t0 “Bo 剝”.

With this hexagram, one should submit to the bad times and carry a low profile. It’s not a matter whether one is capable enough, but rather the appropriate timing of action.

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蒙 Meng

6 at the beginning ~(041021)

Apply strict disciplines for education. Nevertheless, be strategic with dosage because excessive discipline will bring humiliation and cripples one’s power. 發蒙, 利用刑人, 用說桎梏, 以往吝。

This hexagram indicates that strict disciplines and rules must be implemented early on to set standards of expectation.

When we get the hexagram 678887 from bottom to top, the oracle suggests:

When question is regarding business/wealth/health~

Undesirable result may ensue if one takes action at his discretion.

When the question is regarding romantic relationships~

Leopards can’t change their spotty coat. Take more time to observe to uncover the facts.

If change takes place, the 1st line from bottom will turn into a single line, it turns the hexagram “Meng 蒙” t0 “Sun 損”.

With this hexagram, one should try to reduce the desire for more materialistic fulfillment and enrich thy inner self. One should help others and share with sincerity, as this will promote future gains.

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 Zhun

6 in the 6th place ~(036020)

The horse and wagon are apart, blood shatters.  乘馬班如, 泣血漣如. 

This hexagram indicates that one is stuck in the difficulty and drowns in tears.

 

When we get the hexagram 788876 from bottom to top, the oracle suggests: 

When question is regarding business/wealth/health~

The game is as good as over. Change your thoughts and take quick action by swallowing your pride. 

When the question is regarding romantic relationships~

It’s hard to find one’s way out unless one can change perspective. Try not to persist in the situation to avoid harm.

 

If change takes place, the 5th line from bottom will turn into a broken line, it turns the hexagram “Zhun” to “Yi ”.

With this hexagram, one should focus on developing positive personal qualities. It is important to share one’s fortune and wealth with those in need. Timely action matters.

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9 in the 5th place ~(035019)

There are limited resources available. Small endeavors will succeed and large attempts may fail. 屯其膏, 小貞吉, 大貞凶.

This hexagram suggests one should avoid reaching for unrealistic goals.  

When we get the hexagram 788898 from bottom to top, the oracle suggests:

When question is regarding business/wealth/health~

It will be hard to reach success because of limited resources.

When the question is regarding romantic relationships~

This person may be rich but heartless. 

 

If change takes place, the 5th line from bottom will turn into a broken line, it turns the hexagram “Zhun” to “Fu”.

With this hexagram, the worst times have passed. The turning point has arrived.  One should be patient and take time to rest to regain strength. Everything will be good in time and likely.

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