The Left Angle Cross of Obscuration in Human Design is a powerful cross that combines the energies of practicality, inspiration, ordering, and nourishment.
Left Angle Crosses are trans-personal crosses, which mean that your life purpose is intertwined with the lives of others. You are here to learn from your interactions and relationships, and to help others grow and evolve.
- You have a deep inner knowing and a strong sense of intuition.
- You are a practical and resourceful individual.
- You are drawn to order and creativity.
- You excel in environments that require both.
- You are a natural problem-solver.
- You are a compassionate and caring individual.
- You may struggle to trust your inner knowing at first.
- You may be drawn to chaotic situations, even though they are not good for you.
- You may be tempted to take on too much responsibility.
- You may be drawn to people who are struggling or in need.
- You may be idealistic and have high expectations of yourself and others.
The Left Angle Cross of Obscuration is associated with the theme of mutation. This means that you are naturally drawn to new ways of seeing and doing things, making you the catalysts for change in your community.
One of the key challenges of this cross is learning to balance your inner truth with the practical demands of the world. You may have a strong inner knowing, but you may also struggle to translate that knowing into action. This is where the other energies of the cross come in.
The energy of Gate 62, the Gate of Detail, can help you to ground your ideas and make them more practical. Gate 61, the Gate of Inner Truth, can help you to stay connected to your inner knowing, even when things are challenging. Gate 3, the Gate of Ordering, can help you to persevere through challenges and stay focused on your goals. Gate 50, the Gate of Values, can help you align your work with your belief system.
Gate 61: The Divine Door
What is it like to have a monopoly on inner truth? You're the only gate in the Human Design system that's all about knowing and inspiring with moments of absolute recognition. That's pretty cool.
You have a deep inner knowing and wisdom that can guide you throughout your life. But it's not all sunshine and rainbows. Your gift can also be challenging. You may have a tendency to get lost in thought, to become absorbed in the inner world. This can lead to feelings of disconnection or isolation.
You may feel misunderstood or out of sync with the rest of society, as your insights and perceptions can be quite unique and hard for others to comprehend. But don't worry, you're not alone. There are others out there who get it.
Gate 62: Details Anyone?
This is the Gate of Details, one of the most precise and accurate gates in the Human Design system. You're like a human microscope, with the uncanny ability to see the tiniest details and patterns.
You're a skilled communicator, who can take complex concepts and break them down into bite-sized pieces that everyone can understand. That gift makes you the go-to person for anyone who needs help with research, organization, or planning.
But with all that practicality comes curiosity and a skill for seeing beyond the veil. You're the one who can see the hidden connections between things, and you're always on the lookout for new and innovative ways to do things.
Gate 3: Mise en Place
This is your gate of Ordering! Its influence makes you the one who brings order to the chaos. You are the innovator, the creator, the transformer, the one who takes abstract concepts and makes them a reality.
You have a robust and dynamic creative energy. When you channel this energy correctly, you can be quite influential. You are a natural leader and people are drawn to your energy.
When this gate is out of balance you can feel disempowered, disordered, and out of control. You can become frustrated and impatient. You may even start to feel like a victim.
But don't despair. You are here to learn to trust your process. You are here to learn to let go of perfectionism and just start creating. You are here to learn to laugh at yourself and to not take things too seriously.
So go forth and order this chaos! But don't forget to have fun while you're doing it.
Gate 50: Tribal Values
Gate 50 is the tribal gate, it's all about values and taking care of the community. It means you're a nurturer and protector who looks out for the greater good.
But hey, let's be honest, sometimes you can be a little bit of a stickler for rules and regulations. You're also not afraid to call people out on their BS, which can be a double-edged sword.
On the one hand, it's great that you have such strong convictions and that you're not afraid to stand up for what you believe in. But on the other hand, it can be exhausting to be around someone who's always judging and criticizing.
So, here's a little advice for you: lighten up a bit! The world doesn't need to be perfect in order for you to be happy. Relax, enjoy the ride, and let people live their lives the way they want to.
And remember, if you ever need a break from all the craziness of the world, just head back to your tribe. They're the ones who love and accept you for who you are, values and all.