Elements: Earth over Fire.
Image: Light sinks into the Earth. Difficulties and delays are indicated.
Judgement:Adversity and hardship are approaching. Keep grounded and focused.
Interpretation: Ming indicates that a period of misfortune or adversity is approaching. It strongly advises to be cautious and keep a lowprofile. The imagery of light fading into the earth suggests darkness. Because it is harder to travel by night than by day, don't force new plansor try to make sudden changes. Now is not a good time to issue challenges to others or try to push events in your favor. Instead take time toreflect and strengthen yourself and open up to your own inner light to guide you during this period. Remain calm and bide your time, further progresscan be made by connecting to inner light and gathering your strength.