Chinese Zodiac: 24.10.16

What does the Chinese almanac Tong Shing say about today?

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 14 August, 2012, 10:30am
UPDATED : Monday, 24 October, 2016, 4:18am

Auspicious for: sacrifices to ancestors
Bad for: grand openings
Auspicious direction: north
Lucky colours: yellow, gold
Lucky numbers: 7,8

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

Things would be better if the ill-founded rumours geared towards you could have been avoided. Now you need to safeguard your professional reputation.

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

You may spend the whole day running around trying to get work done. Your efforts won’t be futile, and you might receive compliments from your boss for how well you carry out your tasks.

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

Your luck is fading, and bad things seem to be coming one after another. You are likely to suffer a financial loss, and your lover may start an argument seemingly out of the blue.

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

Pressure is mounting at work and in your love life. Before you unleash your temper and explode, try seeking common ground with others.

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

If you feel you have tried hard enough to cater to your partner’s needs but still can’t satisfy his/her demands, it’s about time to re-evaluate the relationship.

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

The day favours love, romance, and social activities of all kinds. It is also excellent for travel, friendships and groups who share your philosophy.

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

It is often uneasy to get used to a new daily routine if you’ve just given your life a radical facelift. But have faith; you’ll soon reap rewards for your hard work.

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

Your work finally gets recognised. This enhances career advancement, and it brings you to a point where you have to choose between love and your career.

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

You could do with your brother’s help during this period, should any problem arise. As with all money matters, be careful when giving someone a loan.

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

You may feel that your life is not in your control. To deal with this influence, you must find a way to adapt to whatever curveballs life throws at you.

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

Your work is likely to be tough today. Pressures from superiors stress you out terribly. Someone is likely to come to your aid and put you out of your misery.

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

For a problem that has been troubling your mind to come to an end, you need to calm down and pull yourself together.