Chinese Zodiac: 26.09.16

What does the Chinese almanac Tong Shing say about today?

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 14 August, 2012, 10:30am
UPDATED : Monday, 26 September, 2016, 4:50am

Auspicious for: sacrifices to ancestors
Bad for: travelling, immigration
Auspicious direction: east
Lucky colours: gold
Lucky numbers: 6,7

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

You probably have to spend some time on home renovations, or perhaps you’re moving to a new place. Either way, ensure that you keep a tight rein on all of the nitty-gritty details.

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

Today will invigorate you and fill you with energy. If you have any large projects to do at home, now is a good time to tackle them.

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

Don’t forge ahead with anything new until you have taken steps to resolve issues that are hanging over your head.

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

You might be called upon today to make a choice between two ways of handling a situation. The old way of doing things is suddenly coming into conflict with the new.

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

Issues that are buried deep in your subconscious are coming to the surface as you go through an inner cleansing. This process may help you realise how your thoughts directly affect your life.

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

You feel so drained of energy at your job today that you aren’t willing to put any effort into the work that you do.

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

Your love life may be on the rocks today. But you and your partner are willing to work through the problem wholeheartedly, and this will help you arrive at a compromise that satisfies you both.

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

By moving at your own pace, you have a better chance of consolidating your gains and reinforcing your position.

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

You can’t seem to muster up the energy to finish even the simplest of tasks. You have to find a balance between work and your private life.

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

It may seem like your financial prospects are on the uptick, but if you try your luck at gambling or partake in a risky venture, you’re likely to lose more than you gain.

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

Too much stress and work over the past few days might have you feeling a bit under the weather. Perhaps you need to take a day off and do absolutely nothing.

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

You find it especially hard to work with your boss and colleagues today. You should reflect on the problem objectively and try to come up with a solution.