Chinese Zodiac: 29.08.16

What does the Chinese almanac Tong Shing say about today?

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 14 August, 2012, 10:30am
UPDATED : Monday, 29 August, 2016, 3:38am

Auspicious for: breaking ground
Bad for: marriage
Auspicious direction: south
Lucky colours: pink
Lucky numbers: 3,4

Rat: 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008

Let your mind escape into a creative space where you can manifest some of the political and social views that are rattling around in your head.

Ox: 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009

Today is a quiet and very reflective day. Pressure at work may mean you are not in the best of moods at home, but don’t take it too seriously; it will pass in a day or so.

Tiger: 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010

Your mind is in a chaotic state. Things are changing so fast that you can’t keep up with them, and it is affecting your work.

Rabbit: 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011

Today you are likely to shine at work. This may very well change your career direction. But whatever these changes may be, they are definitely for the better.

Dragon: 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012

Today is your time to shine. Don’t hold back any innovative ideas you have. Spend some time preparing a mind-blowing proposal to impress higher-ups in the office.

Snake: 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013

Obstacles are present in your work. But with constant faith and support from your boss, a career promotion is possible.

Horse: 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014

Today is best to start afresh, and you will notice a surge in your vitality and energy levels.

Goat: 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015

You find it hard to get a hold of things in life. Slowing down is the key to finishing a job. Don’t be too eager to reach your professional objectives; let time do the work.

Monkey: 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016

Stop wasting your time mulling over trivial matters. Focusing on your work is the only way to take your career to another level.

Rooster: 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005

You feel the need to go down a different path these days. You’re urged to step back before making a rash decision. Efficiency will result in more tangible results.

Dog: 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006

You may need to tone down your activities a notch. A secret could be revealed today, and money or resources that you hold in common with others could be involved.

Pig: 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007

You are all for showing off your best assets. In the midst of a lively social evening, all kinds of things could start to happen, so take it easy and don’t do anything that could turn out to be embarrassing.