The Chinese New Year 2017 is still a few weeks to go, yet for most Filipinos it starts with January 1st. This year is the Year of the Fire Rooster hailing the element of metal. And though we are Filipinos, we can’t deny the fact that the Chinese horoscope has been deeply embedded in our culture for hundreds of years.
Every year, we see various TV programs interviewing feng shui masters for their predictions for the coming year. They greatly stress for each of the zodiac sign’s expected lives for the year ahead. Though some individuals seem skeptic, they are still fascinated by such future telling and good luck guides.
Is 2017 your lucky year? Read on to find out!
The Rat Zodiac Sign (1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008)
The Rat horoscope for 2017 foretells that the New Year must inspire you to make yourself better by giving more time to your hobbies and more hard work on your career. Be more conservative with your spending and be careful with bold decisions regarding your career.
Your social skill will attract new people to be your friends, be sure to treat them well as they may have great impact on your future. If you are single, your friendship could flourish into a romantic relationship this year. For married, this is the best year to try conceiving.
Be extra careful with your trip this year, you are prone to accidents. Make sure to keep a balanced diet and exercise especially when your energy is at its peak. Your energy and emotional levels are expected to fluctuate.
The Ox Zodiac Sign (1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009)
The OX is considered to be very close with the rooster, so this year be prepared to welcome opportunities. However, keep your patience in check and find some time to relax. Expect an increase in pay or higher income from your business, yet, you have to tinker with your business system to further impress future clients. Your good instinct will be your greatest tool to stay ahead of your career. Remember to steer away from gossips and office politics to avoid misunderstanding.
Making new friends and romantic relationships will be easier this year. If you are in a relationship, keep an open communication as your relationship may experience some blows this year. Be patient, wait until the end of the year before you make major decisions regarding romance as it has in stored more passion for you before this year closes.
Be careful with what you eat, follow a balanced diet and regular exercise to prevent illness. Be careful in everything you do, some activities might lead to injury.
The Tiger Zodiac Sign (1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010)
Be cautious, this isn’t your lucky year to start a new business. Do not make bold decisions regarding your finances. In this year, you will have to work harder, but do not forget to unwind to balance your work and personal life. Be ready for some unexpected changes with your love life, it may be either positive or negative. Avoid unnecessary conflicts. Some relationships may end, be sure that you will be hanging on with the one who’s worth it.
Have a healthy lifestyle. Start with a simple diet and exercise plan to avoid stress related diseases.
The Rabbit Zodiac Sign (1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011)
Expect to have more career related commitments. Use the start of this year to take your career upwards. Get to know your boss and co-workers, this will help you with your work. However, do not expect a promotion this year.
You are gentle and soft-spoken, this gives you the ability to make new friends as they get attracted to the way you treat the people around you. Your social life will get some boost. Do not be afraid to meet people even through some interesting ways. Your relationships may get complicated in the middle of the year, but stay optimistic.
Have a healthy lifestyle this year. Increase your time for work out. This is also a good year to make your spiritual life stronger.
The Dragon Zodiac Sign (1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012)
Get a grip. You are in for a roller coaster ride of challenges this year, but hang on as it will eventually get better. This is a good year to start a business partnership. Even your workload will be heavier, so do not hesitate to ask your workmates for a pair of extra hands. You will get extra money this year due to your hard work so treat yourself with something nice but do not splurge.
You will be more emotional this year, making you more sensitive than in previous years. There is a strong possibility that you will somehow meet up with your previous lover or with a friend. Broken friendships or relationships may be mended.
Be mindful when you speak your mind as you might offend the people around you. Make sure that you have taken cared of your responsibility first before relaxing. Avoid stress and be health conscious especially with your heart and kidneys.
The Snake Zodiac Sign (1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013)
Expect to receive a lot of projects and commitments. This year, your hard work and focus on your career will pay off. You are going to accomplish more than what you have done in the previous year. However, as you have been focused on your job, life may seem dull at times so make sure to relax when you get a chance.
You will to be more charming and attractive as you begin to be more sociable. Singles must be ready to make new friendships and those in a relationship should avoid arguments as this year will make your love life more passionate. Learn to share your feelings to your partner to keep the romance and avoid misunderstanding.
You have a higher risk of illness due to stress. Women born under this Zodiac sign must be extra careful with their stomach and kidneys. Exercise and have a proper diet, but do not push yourself too hard.
Follow your gut feelings this year, they are likely to be right. Your instinct is heightened this year than the previous years.
The Horse Zodiac Sign (1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014)
Be conscious with your planned business expansion. This year presents some changes regarding your career. It needs a strong energy to accomplish your goals with better results.
This is your lucky year to get married as the energy of your love live is better this year. Early summer is the best time to find a partner for single. If you are determine to be single, you can work out with your friendships.
Avoid stress related illnesses as your attitude will greatly affect you physically. Balance your work and personal life well as your work schedule can go crazy.
The Sheep Zodiac Sign (1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015)
Be careful with investing and trusting people when it comes to business and career goals. This is your year to be conservative and be calm as you work harder. Do not focus much on the smaller details of your business, instead see the big picture.
Give more time to your family and loved ones to avoid misunderstandings. There may be some changes in your relationship. Either you will find another love or rekindle your feelings for your partner. If you are single, you will meet someone new in your workplace who can potentially give bring back romance in your life.
Take care of your gastro-intestinal system and keep alert to avoid possible accidents. There is a high possibility that you will be short-tempered and too emotional. This means you need to stop pushing yourself too hard and find time to relax.
The Monkey Zodiac Sign (1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016)
This is a challenging year for your career. Accept the challenge and step up by presenting your creative ideas. This is even your chance to break free from your monotonous work life. Make sure your personal life does not mix with your work as you are most likely to be judged by your workmates.
Women born in this year must avoid arguments with their loved ones by expressing their emotions to their partner. Take some time to know and consider their feelings too, because though you may be focused on your own feelings, your partner will be most affected by it. Hear out your partner too.
Avoid anxiety and depression caused by busyness at work. The little things may get into you. Focus on the positive things by being optimistic. Also, have some time to relax by working on some hobbies you have been putting off for the previous years.
The Rooster Zodiac Sign (1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017)
If your work have been into a monotonous cycle for the past years, this is your chance to show your leadership skills. You will get projects and commitments that will challenge your other talents. Show your boss that you are valuable for the company.
Those in a relationship must not make sudden decisions. You must pay attention to your partner’s feelings and emotions. This can make the difference between a break up and a wedding. Be patients, but stay away from abusive relationships.
Stay healthy to avoid accident and illness. Your mind is likely to be stronger than your body. While problem solving may be easier, do not forget to take care of your personal needs such as a balanced diet and regular exercise.
The Dog Zodiac Sign (1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006)
Keep positive but be wary on who you trust. Your finances may be stable and you may get bored of your work but do not just jump ship without thinking of the consequences. If you are planning to build a new business, make sure that your partner is trustworthy. Also, there will be an unexpected expense coming your way, save up your cash for this need.
For singles, be open to serious relationships. Work out your conversation and social skills to meet new people. If you are in a relationship, discuss your feelings more openly.
Take care of your stomach, heart and lungs. Your planned diet will pay off this year for sure. Also, work on keeping your emotions and stress levels in check.
The Pig Zodiac Sign (1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007)
Be wise when making an investment, ask for advice before making a decision. Increase your security in your finances this year by putting aside part of your income. This will generally give you peace of mind. Stay optimistic and good things will come your way. Focus on the opportunities you can grab this year.
Keep an open communication with your loved ones. There may be times when you will feel alone and too emotional. Have a step back and reflect on your relationships. Take a look at it in a different perspective and consider your partner’s feelings.
Too much emotional and mental stress can cause hypertension. Check your sugar intake and fatty foods. Stay active as much as possible despite your workload.
Whatever is predicted on your zodiac sign, remember that your future is still in your own hands. Opportunities will come your way and challenges may jump at you, but what makes the difference is how you deal with it and your attitude for what is more to come.