Interpreting The I Ching - Hexagram 29 K'an

I Ching Hexagram 29 - K'an
I Ching Hexagram: 29

Name: K'an.

Keyphrase: The abyss.

Formed By The Trigrams: Water over Water.


General: Only when you learn from danger will you triumph over it.

Love: Do not overreact to a situation. Make sure you do not allow an argument to become violent or depressive. Avoid emotional outbursts.

Business: This is a potentially dangerous time for your business and a calm head will be need to help resolve the issues.

Personal: Use meditation to help find creative solutions to your current problems.


Overview: K'an is about danger and is not considered at all auspicious. Any situation that has potential to cause harm in any way must be carefully monitored in order to minimize damage. Resist panic and despair and look an verbal or written threats as a tool to sharpen your awareness and prepare you for future encounters. Do not surrender to feelings of helplessness but rather cultivate calmness and a positive outlook. You can acclimatize even to danger if you try.