Chinese Zodiac: 17.08.2018

What does the Chinese almanac Tong Shing say about today?

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 14 August, 2012, 10:30am
UPDATED : Thursday, 16 August, 2018, 9:47pm


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Auspicious for: planting
Bad for: immigration
Auspicious direction: east
Lucky colours: bronze, gold
Lucky numbers: 6, 7

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

You may feel a strange sense of alienation today. Surrounded by a depressing and chronic silence, nothing you do seems right.

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

Today there is a harmonious bond floating between you and your colleagues. As for your love life, you may meet someone who is very close to your ideal partner.

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

Your colleagues will come to your rescue when a tedious work matter overwhelms you. If you pay back their favours in due course, that will facilitate your relationships in the long run.

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

You are brimming with energy and seek to move mountains today. If you want to make radical changes in your daily life, do so in moderation.

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

With your partner’s caring love and patient support, you finally get your work done. Your efforts are likely to turn out fruitfully. Perhaps it is time to buy a little something for your special someone.

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

If you are patient and loving, you may be able to find the key to your child’s heart. Don’t act recklessly; it would have a negative effect.

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

Today, celebrations that you have planned may not turn out exactly as you wished. The situation will be settled as someone comes to your aid.

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

You are so stressed out from your tiring work. Today is a good opportunity to spend time outdoors. Your financial luck is not so strong.

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

Stop worrying about what the world has to say about you! You can’t please everyone all the time. Stick to what you believe in; your actions will speak for you.

Rooster: 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017

No pain no gain; your perseverance has not been wasted. Old friends may hold grudges against you, but try to clarify any misunderstandings.

Dog: 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018

Don’t speak ill of others behind their backs. You should learn to be responsible for your actions. Everything that goes around comes around.

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

It will be easy to organise your thoughts today and avoid distractions. Focus straight ahead on your goal.