In this article Grand Master Vincent Koh shares his Zodiac Forecast for 2015.
Each of us are born with an Animal Sign, according to the year of our birth. However this is only a general guide and for a more accurate assessment you should seek a full IV Pillars of Destiny reading with a professional Chinese Astrology consultant near you.
RAT (1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008)
You’re fast and opportunistic, and this is your year for sniffing out extra nibbles! This will be a smooth sailing year for those born in the year of the Rat. Be it career or relationship, things will progress well and remember to plan towards success and be motivated throughout the year. Winter season will bring you favourable luck.
At the workplace, it may be time for an increment. Be thoughtful of your peers and colleagues and strive to showcase your work to your superiors. You may get a compliment or two from them as well.
Wealth luck is above average but be mindful of speculative investments and be careful with your financial planning. Strive to be prudent this year and maintain your capital.
Romance-wise, strengthen your relationship by spending precious time with loved ones and remain faithful to your partner. For those who are single, it is time use your charming nature to meet new people.
OX (1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009)
This year you are in direct confrontation with the Ram. Be strong and patient, it is time for you to ride out a challenging 2015 ahead. A hard worker by nature, it is important that you take a rest and not over exert yourself. Incorporate more non-work-related activity into your lives and take up a relaxing activity, such as yoga.
It may be time to look for greener pastures but be mindful to stay focused at work in order to reap success. Cooperate well with your colleagues to maintain a harmonious work environment.
The starting month of the Lunar New Year will bring you favourable luck. Manage your finances well, be realistic and strive for long-term investments. Do not be speculative or take short-cuts, which may lead to financial losses. Married couples should be more transparent and communicate better with one another. Honesty and respect for each other should be the number one priority. For those who are single, this year may not be a fruitful in the romance sector but make new friends and further your social circle.
TIGER (1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010)
Tigers love to be challenged and will accept any challenge put forth to them. Being generally authoritative, this year it is wise to keep your rear low and stay calm. Watch your diet and eat healthy to keep the shine in your stripes! Is it time to pounce? There might be competition in regards to your career, but benefactors will show you support and you can expect assistance from people around you. So be tactful at work and keep cordial relationships with your colleagues.
There might be some financial rewards from investments, but do evaluate carefully and be tactful before making any important decisions.
Romance is in the air this Summer, for people born in the Tiger year. For those married, look forward to romantic outings while those looking to tie the knot, remember to choose an auspicious date.
RABBIT (1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011)
Hop on! The carrot is on your plate! Expect to perform well in most aspects and a pleasing year ahead. Spring season will bring favourable elements to your life so take the opportunity to make some changes then. Be mindful to avoid conflicts and maintain harmony at home and at work. Look out for benefactors who may offer you new opportunities in your career. These people may be previous colleagues or close friends, so keep a look-out. Work hard and expect to reap the benefits this year. This year expect to have generally positive wealth luck. If you are running a business, do listen to sound advice from trusted peers and evaluate your options carefully. If you are single, it is time to look for a partner and fall in love! Build up your self confidence and be ready to meet new friends. For those already married, strengthen your relationship by delighting your beloved with romantic surprises.
DRAGON (1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012)
Mind your scales! Be calm and modest. Hold back your breath of fire to communicate better so that you can glide through the year peacefully. Do not aggravate situations and try to avoid quarrels whenever possible. Be mindful of your health at the tail end of the year. Career-wise, this could be an energetic year for you, but learning to control your energy and utilizing it for the right cause is more vital. Put in the right effort at work and it will be worth your while. There will be a period come Autumn that your wealth luck will improve. Remember to be prudent when making investment decisions. Be realistic and be wary of unattainable financial yields. When it is too good to be true, it often is! Spring season bodes well for singles that are looking for romance. Those who are already in a relationship, be mindful of your words, as communication is important and try to be considerate to your spouse or partner.
SNAKE (1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013)
Opportunities may appear in your favour, so slither along the right paths! Snakes can be extremely analytical so this year, remember to be wise and do not jump into situations. Be mindful of your health come year’s end. You may face tight deadlines at work, but be resilient and resourceful to wiggle your way through to overcome time constraints. There may be some progress at work but you must manage your expectations and learn to be contented. Do not indulge in gambling and do not be swayed by materialistic items. Be prudent and you will be able to make some gains in your long term investments. Manage your finances better this year and be more thrifty. For those seeking love and romance, February and November will be in your favour. Those who are married do hold your tongue and try to avoid arguments with your spouse and treasure your relationship.
HORSE (1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014)
Gallop towards a new year! Horses are friends with the Ram. You are known to be good at multi-tasking, but remember to always finish what you start. Do not be impulsive and be calm in decision making. Take care of your digestive system by watching your diet and do not binge eat. It may be time to upgrade your skills-set at work. If your company is sending you for new courses, you will be able to grasp new subjects with ease. Use the new skills acquired to better yourself at work and this will reap you benefits in the long run. Wealth luck is average this year but you may see some small gains in your investments. Stay away from speculative and risky investments, no matter how attractive the purported rewards.
For those who are single, charm your way to their heart with your humor and your wit. Late Summer and early Autumn will be favourable for seeking romance. Those who are already in a relationship, be mellow and strengthen your bond by going on a vacation or taking up a hobby together.
Goat (1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015)
Bleat to usher in the New Year! You are the commander of the year! Those born in the year of the Ram are known to be creative, intelligent, dependable and calm. Be more tolerant and patient with people around you. You will meet up with close friends that you have not seen for a long time and will reconnect and bond with them. General outlook for the year is below average.
Spring season will bring you some favourable luck and you will have noblemen support you in your endeavours. Projects at work may pose some issues but colleagues will rally to offer you support. Remember to thank those that help you and return the favour when possible. Wealth luck for this year is not too favourable. Winter season will be a slightly better period. Be careful when making your investments and do not depend blindly on others. Try not to extend loans to others as it may be hard to retrieve your money. For those still single, it may be time to spend some money on fashion, to beautify your appearance to attract the right partner. For those married couples, take time to get to know and understand your spouse better.
MONKEY (1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004)
You are playful and enjoy swinging around but Monkeys are also generally intellectual and creative. Keep an active lifestyle to maintain your health this year, but bear in mind not to over strain.
Is it time to be swinging to a new job this year? Opportunities may arise through benefactors and noblemen, who could recommend you for a new job. You will adapt well to the new environment.
There are some chances for financial gains but you will meet some obstacles along the way. You will be rewarded if you are resilient and mentally strong enough to overcome those difficulties.
It is auspicious for those who choose to marry this year. For married couples, refrain from harming your spouse’s feelings with hurtful words. Do not be too self-absorbed with work and be considerate and kind to each other.
ROOSTER (1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005)
Crow out loud! Roosters are home proud and organized, so this year, make sure you de-clutter your home and keep it neat and tidy. Overall luck for the year is below average but make sure you make the best of what comes to you. For those that are facing stagnation in your career, it may be time to spend some money this year to take up some courses and workshops for upgrading. Refrain from job hopping and concentrate on tasks at hand in the workplace. Stick to safe and conventional investments this year. Refrain from investing in short term and risky investments as you may suffer losses. Diversify and do not put all your eggs in one basket. Roosters are extremely sociable and prefer being the center of attention, so single folks do try to make new friends this year! It is time to show your caring side to your spouse and be sensitive to their emotional needs.
DOG (1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006)
Wag your tail! Dogs are kind, righteous and faithful by nature, but also remember to take care of yourself before being too involved in other people’s lives. See your family doctor for regular checkups and keep fit and healthy. At work, your colleagues or subordinates might face difficulties so offer kind words and useful advice, and lend a shoulder whenever necessary. Be focused at work and always finish what you start before embarking on a new project. Do not expect any financial windfalls this year, but there will be some gains in your favour. Invest modestly and seek passive returns to supplement your monthly income. Late autumn and early inter will bring some favourable luck. There might be competition in your love life, so do be aware and may the best man win! Year’s end will bring improved romance luck so single folks do take note and sniff out your best match. Workaholics do cut down on emails and devote more time to your spouse and family.
PIG (1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007)
There’s plenty in your trough to keep you grunting contentedly! Those born in the year of the Pig are usually generous people and reap much enjoyment when they’re helping others, but be mindful if you end up giving too much. Rewards at the workplace will be above average and you can expect recognition from superiors for the effort put into projects and tasks completed. It may also be a good time if you plan to look for a new job.
It will be a challenging year for wealth luck. Expect some losses and some gains, but do not be downtrodden if you get some negative returns. Beware of those offering you dodgy investments schemes and flowery advice. Remember to be cautious and sensible with your money.
It will not be a stellar year for Romance luck. Those planning to get married do remember to choose an auspicious date. Those still dating, enhance your budding romance with gifts and shows of affection. Married couples will benefit from compromise and honesty with each other.
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