By S.B.S. Surendran
The Year 2018 is year known as The Year of the Yang Earth Dog — WU XU. The Year promises to be harmonious and would see much lesser hostility. However, as the elements in clash and combine based on Feng Shui astrology indicate Earth clashing on Earth, it signifies that efforts needed to succeed would be like climbing mountain. However, the end result would be successful and would give the feel of joy when one reaches the mountain top after great efforts. The year has many opportunities for most of the Chinese zodiac to succeed in various fronts and would be a good time to create the opportunity to garner bigger wealth and prosperity. Some of the zodiacs have the good fortune to improve career, academics and also strengthen their relationships if married and for singles to come across a right partner. In short it would be a good year to complete ongoing work, project and pursuits. Avoid pessimism and look at the brighter side as you will most certainly make the year energy beneficial with positive thoughts and affirmations and defend from the afflictions which have an influence on some of the zodiac signs. Following are predictions for 12 zodiacs in Chinese astrology:
DOG: Year ahead: The Year of the Earth Dog 2018 would be a year of consolidation and progress with renewed motivation especially in academics and widen knowledge base. Career progress is good and opportunities coming your way need to be utilised but need to overcome obstacles. Be bold in initiating expansion plans, avoid big financial risks. Health luck average, may be bogged down with low energy, keep low on carbohydrates and adopt healthy diet. Relationship and love luck quite positive, better understanding and harmony with spouse exists. Wealth luck would be average but will have enough reserves to sail ahead; Remedies: Carry a pendant of Rabbit, wear a sunstone bracelet and place a citrine gem tree at Northwest of living room; Lucky Colours: Green Red and Orange; Lucky Months: February, March and June; Supportive Zodiac: Rabbit , Tiger or Horse.
PIG: Year ahead: The year will humble the pig and give realisation to reconcile with fundamental value of respecting the feelings of others and value friends and people that stood by in the past. Things may not work the way you perceived. Hence stay focussed, follow you heart and you will find bliss. Small victory and progress in all that you pursue with support from male benefactors. Wealth luck is good but be wary of overspending. Relationship luck would be average and misunderstandings could crop up for those married, singles have good possibility of meeting their partner. Pay attention to minor health issues and pursue healthy lifestyle and diet; Remedies: Wear a Red Garnet bracelet or ring and place a small figurine of Tiger at Northeast of your living; Lucky Colours: Yellow, Grey, Brown and Green; Months: February, March, July and December; Supportive Zodiac: Tiger or Sheep
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