Interpreting The I Ching - Hexagram 6 Sung

Hexagram 6 - Sung
I Ching Hexagram: 6

Name: Sung.

Keyphrase: Inability to communicate. Conflict.

Formed By The Trigrams: Heaven over Water.


General: Antagonism and hostility will increase with the space we create between ourselves.

Love: Compassion should be used to heal any rifts within your relationship. Listen very carefully to anything your partner has to say.

Business: Act to minimize communication difficulties within your business or with partners.

Personal: Become more flexible in your viewpoint. Face your fears.


Overview: Sung relates to conflict. Usually with those around us but often within ourselves. It talks of the need to resolve these conflicts. Identifying self-righteousness within and dealing with fears and confusion they indicate is paramount. This will prevent escalation of hostilities.