Chinese Horoscope for the Year of the Ox

Chinese New Year will be celebrated on January 26 this year. This year of the Ox is year 4707 in Chinese year. The Chinese use the lunar calendar and each month begins on the darkest day. The Chinese New Year celebrations start on the first day of the Chinese month and continue until the fifteenth when the moon is brightest.

The Chinese Zodiac is a 12 year cycle. Each year of the 12 year cycle is named after one of the original 12 animals. Each animal has a different personality and different characteristics. The animal is believed to be the main factor in each person's life that gives them their traits, success, and happiness in their lifetime. (Source: Wikipedia)

Here are two Chinese horoscope predictions for the year of the Ox.


Rat Years: (1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996)

Good Personality Traits: Generous, Ambitious, Imaginative and Persistent.

Bad Personality Traits: Critical, Suspicious, Power-hungry and Angry.

Rat¢s Compatibility: Ox, Dragon and Monkey.

Forecast: Chinese Horoscope for Rats says that these people are going to face instability in their own year 2009. They are most likely to be restive throughout the year and therefore might not harbor great results. According to the Chinese Astrology, the Rat is advised to wait for things to happen in their own year. Opportunities should be grabbed at the first sight to get good results. Many Rats might also face emotional problems in the year 2009, so they are advised to pursuit their hobbies in order to face the emotional stress. Like always, this year too, the Rats will inspire the feeling of loyalty in others, thus generating their own goodwill. Ambitious Rats who are trying hard to achieve their ambitions, might find the path difficult but not impossible. Rats are also advised to avoid indulging in gossips this year for mental and physical well-being. According to Chinese Horoscopes, Rats are going to face changes in personal as well as professional life. Moving in to a new office or home is also on cards for most of the Rats this year. Love life will be a package of mixes for many Rats, as many are expected to get married and many are expected to break off from a past relationship and start afresh. Chinese Horoscope for the Rats says that the Rats ageing between 24 and 60 years of age will be seen lacking energy in 2009. They are most likely to hurt their fingers and back, so they need to be careful for both these body parts throughout this year. Overall, the Rat year according to the Chinese Astrology will be a year of enjoyment and prosperity for the Rats.


Ox Years: (1901, 1913, 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997 and 2009)

Good Personality Traits: Powerful, Inspiring, Quiet and Good Leaders.

Bad Personality Traits: Conservative, Angry, Unemotional and Ignorant.

Ox¢s Compatibility: Rooster, Snake and Rat.

Forecast: According to the Chinese Horoscope for Ox, these people are going to have a balanced year 2009. They are advised to stay away from taking risks in the Year of Ox. Apart from this, the Oxen are advised to avoid any clashes of opinions with their partners, be it in marital life or professional life in 2009. Chinese Horoscopes 2009 indicates, that the Oxen are going to get many opportunities to rise in their career. They need to change some tactics to excel in their professional life in 2009. Those seeking promotions need to take bold moves this year to get the desired results. As far as love life for the Oxen is considered in 2009, these people will win the hearts of their loved ones. For married Oxen, the spouses are going to yield immense support this year. However, for many Oxen, betrayal by the spouse can also be foreseen in the year of the cunning and shrewd rat. Chinese Horoscope for Oxen indicates that the health of these people will be in accordance to their relationships this year. There are chances of their health suffering due to some misunderstandings with their spouse. These people need to take care of their immune system in 2009, as even a small disease can turn out big this year.

Overall, the Year of Ox will bring along really good interpersonal relationships for the Oxen. Whether personal or business relationships, the Oxen are going to have a really cordial time with all around in 2009. This year, the Oxen are advised to be careful while making judgments.


Tiger Years: (1914, 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998)

Good Personality Traits: Charming, Courageous, Powerful and Competent.

Bad Personality Traits: Aggressive, Stubborn, Sensitive and Unpredictable.

Tiger¢s Compatibility: Dog, Dragon and Horse.

Forecast: Chinese Horoscope for Tiger says that these people will travel a lot in the Year of Ox. Be it for leisure or office work, the Tigers will be on a move quiet often this year, as per the Chinese Astrology. According to the Chinese Astrology, most Tigers will be able to flaunt their artistic talents in the year 2009. Tigers are most likely to experience mood swings this year too, so they are advised to maintain their patience and calm throughout the year. Their mood swing can be so intense that it might turn a foe to a friend or a friend to a foe, so beware. Tigers are advised to beware of their surroundings, especially at their work place, as chances are that people might conspire against them. For those Tigers, who are looking for a job change, 2009 might not prove too useful, but don¢t be disappointed and keep trying. Chinese Horoscope for Tigers says that 2009 will be a profitable year for those who are self-employed like lawyers, doctors and accountants. Estate agents can expect to grow a good clientele in the Year of Ox, as per our Chinese Astrology predictions. Tigers born in summer or spring can expect the Rat year as full of luck, as most of the changes taking place will be for good. Overall, the Year of Ox can be seen as a baggage of mixes and the one full of traveling for the Tigers.


Rabbit Years: (1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999) Good

Personality Traits: Clever, Ambitious, Talented and Affectionate.

Bad Personality Traits: Conservative, Melancholic, Superficial and Ignorant.

Rabbit¢s Compatibility: Dog, Pig and Ram.

Forecast: According to the Chinese Horoscope for Rabbit, these people will have a good year ahead. The Year of Ox will be great for the Rabbits in terms of love life. These people are advised not to take risks during 2009. It would be best for these people to keep their emotions under control this year.

Chinese Horoscope 2009 for the Rabbits says that these people will have an average year in respect to their professional life. It would be better if these people can have a cordial relationship with their co-workers in 2009, else chances are high for a problem from the co-workers. According to the Chinese Astrology, the Rabbits are going to have a smooth love life in 2009. During the stressful time, their spouses will bring in the desired relief in the Year of Ox. This year, the Rabbits are advised to be emotionally prepared for misunderstandings from a friend¢s side. As far as the health aspect pf the Rabbits is considered in 2009, these people might have some diseases. They are advised to avoid any chances of accidents this year by taking all the required precautions. Rabbits will stay healthy this year by indulging in exercises and taking care of their diet. Chinese Horoscopes 2009 indicates that the Rabbits might suffer a lot this year due to their over trust in others. In other words, the Rabbits are advised to be careful while making financial investments and purchasing properties. Overall, the Year of Ox will be favorable for the Rabbits.


Dragon Years: (1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000)

Good Personality Traits: Healthy, Intelligent, Honest and Energetic.

Bad Personality Traits: Loud, Unfaithful, Bossy and Eccentric.

Dragon's Compatibility: Rooster, Monkey, Rat and Snake.

Forecast: Chinese Horoscope for Dragon says that these people are likely to have a blossoming love relationship in 2009. Professionally too, the Dragons will face an upheaval in the year of Ox. The year 2009 will turn out to be an important year for the Dragons in respect to their family. They are advised to spend some quality time at home with family to re-energies themselves this year. Chinese Horoscope for Dragons advises these people to plan carefully while budgeting and doing investments in the year of Ox. Digs working as freelancers and entrepreneurs will be blessed with good luck in terms of money and status in the year of Ox. On the other hand, Dogs working under someone can expect good promotions this year. Travel will be on cards for many Dragons this year, be it for business or leisure purpose. According to the Chinese Astrology, the Dragons will see a career-boost in this year, if they indulge in future planning. Dragons seeking job change can look forward for a good change in the year of Ox. As mentioned before, the Dragons are going to enjoy an enriched interpersonal relationship this year. Many Dragons will be seen falling in love during the year of Ox. Chinese Horoscope for Dragons advises these people not to take risks in winters, as this is the period when they are required to be very careful in 2009.


Snake Years: (1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001)

Good Personality Traits: Determined, Romantic, Rich and Profound Thinkers.

Bad Personality Traits: Restless, Stingy, Insecure and Procrastinating.

Snake¢s Compatibility: Ox and Rooster.

Forecast: Chinese Horoscope for Snake says that these people will have a balanced year 2009. There will be no major conflicts on home and office front for the Snakes in the Year of Ox. According to the Chinese Astrology, the Snakes may expect themselves rising in the society with their good deeds. They are advised to take possible opportunities that come their way in all phases of life. This year, the Snakes need to be extra careful in matters related to finance. Being friendly and with family is going to help the Snakes a lot in the Year of Ox. On the other hand, these people are advised to be extra vigilant in the year 2009. Chinese Horoscope for Snakes says that the period between July to November will be great for social activities. As far as the Chinese predictions are considered, the Snakes born in summer and spring can expect a good year in terms of career. Snakes who are self-employed will see a great clientele this year, while those working under someone will get ample chances for a good promotion. Since being insecure is the major trait of the Snakes, they are advised to maintain their cool and sensibility throughout the year for good results. Chinese Horoscope for Snakes also mentions that these people will have a not so good and not so bad love relationship in 2009. Overall, the Year of Ox will turn out to be balanced for the Snakes.


Horse Years: (1906, 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1964, 1978, 1990)

Good Personality Traits:Friendly, Cheerful, Popular and Hardworking.

Bad Personality Traits: Impatient, Selfish, Egotistical and Short Tempered.

Horse¢s Compatibility: Tiger, Ram and Dog.

Forecast: According to the Chinese Horoscope for Horses, these people are going to undergo a lot of travel in the Year of the Rat. 2009 will bring along many changes and movements for the Horses. Single Horses can look forward for long lasting love relationships this year. Professionally, the Horses might face delays in completing projects in 2009. These people are advised to stay focused this year in their professional dealings. Chinese Horoscopes 2009 also indicate that the Horses need to step back and rely on their colleagues for support for gains in their professional life. Horoscopes for Horses indicate that these people might feel weak in terms of their health in 2009. Chinese Horoscope 2009 advises the Horses to take care of their diets in 2009. They are advised to add healthy and natural food in their diet this year. Since, this will be a year of hard work, the Horses need to take sufficient sleep throughout the year. As far as the love life of the Horses is considered, the Year of Ox will welcome you with love in the air from your spouse¢s side. All your loved ones will support you throughout the year. Family members will give the best of their advises to the Horses during this year, so don¢t neglect them. Horses are advised not to take risks by investing money this year. These people need to plan their savings very carefully in 2009. Avoid giving loans to anyone in the Year of Ox. Overall, the Year of Ox will bring many changes for the Horses.


Ram Years: (1907, 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991)

Good Personality Traits: Creative, Passionate, Elegant and Artistic.

Bad Personality Traits: Timid, Vulnerable, Shy and Pessimistic.

Ram¢s Compatibility: Horse, Pig and Rabbit.

Forecast: According to the Chinese Horoscope for Ram, these people will have a roller coaster love life in the Year of Ox. There are most likely to face too many arguments and indulge in gossips throughout the year. Rams are advised not to neglect their health in 2009. Horoscopes 2009 indicates that the Chinese Rams or Sheep are going to face too much work pressure in their work life. These people will see areas of progress but will have to really work hard to achieve them in 2009. According to the Chinese Astrology, the Rams need to be rational about their workload in the Year of Ox. Marriage is on cards for many single Rams in 2009. Many single Rams are going to meet their true love this year. On the other hand, Rams already in a relationship are going to face some problems due to difference of opinions in 2009. Rams are warned not to trust anyone too much this year to avoid tension later in the year. Chinese Horoscope for Ram indicates that these people will have a really bad health if they will do overtimes and face too much work pressure this year. Rams are advised not to take up all the responsibilities on themselves in 2009, it would be best for them to take only that much work that can be easily done. Overall, the Year of Ox will bring gains for the Rams only if they use their mind properly before executing their actions. 2009 will bring along many opportunities for them to progress in all phases of life. These people are advised not to have negative thoughts in 2009.


Monkey Years: (1908, 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992)

Good Personality Traits: Successful, Intelligent, Inventive and Good Memory.

Bad Personality Traits: Discouraging, Problematic, Dangerous and Talkative.

Monkey¢s Compatibility: Rat and Dragon.

Forecast: According to the Chinese Horoscope for Monkey, these people are going to have a great fortune in 2009. However, with the coming of this fortune comes a warning too, they need not be overconfident in 2009. The year will have a slow start but eventually it will turn out to be one of the best years in the Monkey¢s life. The Monkeys are most likely to get rewarded for their ideas and efforts in 2009. Chinese Astrology also warns these people against having too many ideas at a time in their professional life. Monkeys are going to have immense popularity and support of their co-workers this year. Chinese Horoscope 2009 indicates that the Monkeys are going to enjoy an active social life. Their spouse will be more active than ever before in 2009. Single Monkeys are going to wed this year with their desired partners. 2009 will also bring along great networking for these people and they are most likely to join some groups or networks. Chinese Horoscope for Monkey indicates that the diseases belonging to this Chinese Sun sign are going to get a lot of relief this year. In other words, the Monkeys are going to progress in terms of health. These people are advised to have ample rest in 2009 for physical as well as mental relief. Monkeys are going to enjoy stability in their love relationship in 2009. Overall, the Year of Ox will bring along great rapport for the Monkeys in everyone¢s heart. This year, the Monkeys are going to be the second luckiest zodiac sign out of the twelve signs in Chinese Astrology.


Rooster Years: (1909, 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993)

Good Personality Traits: Courageous, Deep Thinkers, Skillful and Hardworking.

Bad Personality Traits: Selfish, Arrogant, Boastful and Reckless.

Rooster¢s Compatibility: Ox, Snake and Dragon.

Forecast: According to the Chinese Horoscope for Rooster, these people are going to have all the luck in their favor in the Year of Ox. Single Roosters are most likely to find their true soul mates this year. 2009 will turn out to be one of the best years in the Rooster¢s life provided these people take care of their attitude. According to Chinese Astrology, the Roosters need to plan carefully for all their ongoing projects in 2009. It would be best for the Roosters to thoroughly examine the roots of the problems arising in the professional arena this year to safeguard themselves. 2009 will be a year, when the Roosters will require constant support of their co-workers. Chinese Horoscopes 2009 indicates that the Roosters will be successful in their love relationships. The only harm these people could do in their love life will be by getting over exited, so they are advised to stay calm. Many single Roosters will get tied in the marital knot in 2009. As far as health is considered, the Roosters will stay active almost throughout the year. The only risk for health of these people is from getting over exerted, so they are required to take ample rest after tiring activities this year. Roosters also need to follow a strict regime for their health and fitness this year. Chinese Horoscope for Rooster also indicates that these people need to be careful while making budget for this year, as chances are high for the Roosters to overspend while shopping in the Rat year. Overall, Roosters will have a great year ahead.


Dog Years: (1910, 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006)

Good Personality Traits: Faithful, Loyal, True and Good Friends.

Bad Personality Traits: Obstinate, Selfish, Eccentric and Stubborn.

Dog¢s Compatibility: Tiger, Horse and Rabbit.

Forecast: Chinese Horoscope for Dog in the Rat year says that these people will have a great career advancement and financial situation. According to Chinese Astrology, the Dogs are most likely to face job changes in the year 2009. They need to plan carefully in financial situations to gain most out of them in the year of Ox. Marriage is on cards for many Dogs in this year. In short, love will be in air for the Dogs in 2009. This year, the Dogs will be seen constructing something or cleaning something for betterment. Dogs are advised to leave aside worries this year and go ahead with their set standards. According to the Chinese Horoscopes, Dogs are most likely to experience stability this year. Digs working as freelancers and entrepreneurs will be blessed with good luck in terms of money and status in the year of Ox. On the other hand, Dogs working under someone can expect good promotions this year. This year, the Dogs are likely to achieve a higher social standing. Dogs are advised to take care of their digestive system in 2009, especially in September and December. Dogs born in March, June, September and December might fall a prey to digestive ailments. Chinese Horoscope for Dogs says that friendship will play an important role in their lives in 2009. They are going to make new friends, who will help them in many phases of life. Overall 2009, according to Chinese Astrology will be a memorable one for the Dogs.


Pig Years: (1911, 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995)

Good Personality Traits: Sincere, Tolerant, Honest and Reliable.

Bad Personality Traits: Greedy, Lonely, Impulsive and Short Tempered.

Pig¢s Compatibility: Ram and Rabbit.

Forecast: According to the Chinese Horoscope for Pigs, these people are going to get ample opportunities for success in the Rat Year 2009.

They need to be just alert for favorable situations to make most out of them in 2009. Traveling is also on cards for the Pigs this year.

Chinese Horoscope 2009 indicates that the Pigs need to stay focused on their projects. They also need to have a cordial relationship with all their colleagues for deriving great support this year for professional gains. 2009 will prove to be a good year in terms of work environment for the Pigs. On the other hand, Pigs are going to spend really good quality time with their family in 2009. In short, their social life will be amazing in 2009, as per the Chinese Astrology.

For the Pigs who are unmarried, the Chinese Horoscope advices to set some time for relaxation. Horoscope for Pigs advises these people to be cautious with their spending habits this year. It will be best, if these people could make a proper budget for 2009 to save themselves from overspending, as there are chances of getting some real financial problems for the Pigs in 2009.

According to Horoscopes 2009, wedding is on cards for many people belonging to this Chinese Zodiac Sign.

Love will be in air and the Pigs will find it easy to have a successful year in terms of love and relationships in 2009. Overall, the Pigs are going to have a comparatively easy 2009.

Subject: Chinese Astrology 2009

The Rat

Rats are charming, elegant and clever. They can be a bit gossipy and prone
to being distracted. They?re also thrifty and very good with handling
money. Family and close friends are exceptionally important to them. The
Rat is charming beyond words and throughout his undoubtedly long life he
will always be popular and will have many friends.

Forecast for 2009 2009 will be an encouraging and positive year but the Rat
will need to keep his eye on the world around him in order to avoid
unnecessary pressures. Training and learning new skills in their careers
will ensure financial security over the coming months and increased
self-confidence. On the home front, this will be an excellent year for the
Rat with at least one happy family occasion and if they can manage it, an
enjoyable family holiday. Romantically, this is the year to make great
progress whether to meet someone new or take things to a new level with a
special partner. May to September will be very favourable for socialising
with September to December being important career-wise.

Interesting Rat Facts:
Zodiac Stone: Garnet
Special Flower: Narcissus
Best Hours: 11 pm -1 am
Season: Winter
Horoscope Colors: Black, White, Purple

The Ox

Sturdy, earthy, no-nonsense ? that?s the Ox. Affectionate and easy-going,
the Ox can show a fierce temper when agitated. He is neat, tidy, quiet and
studious, with a great love of his home. Music can be a great love. Family
life and a loving partner are high on the Ox?s priorities. A wonderful
loyal friend.

Forecast for 2009 The Ox sees overall improvements in his situation during
his own year in 2009. The main area of enjoyment will be the interaction
with others, either with friends and family or on a more romantic level. A
key phrase to bear in mind this year is ?hold fast?. There may be setbacks
and delays in the general run of life, but keep calm and persist and all
will be well. There will be an opportunity to study and learn (in common
with other signs this year) which should appeal to the Ox and there will be
a huge sense of pride with what is achieved. Between May and July there are
significant developments on the work front, in particular important talks
with a boss or superior, while September to November sees very interesting
and delightful romantic encounters!

Interesting Ox Facts:
Zodiac Stone: Aquamarine
Special Flower: Carnation
Best Hours: 1-3 am
Season: Winter
Horoscope Colors: Green, Yellow, Black

The Tiger

Magnetic, passionate and grand! When the Tiger does anything, it?s noticed!
Indecisiveness and stubbornness can mar the sparkle of the Tiger
personality. On the one hand generous, on the other hand a little mean,
it?s sometimes hard to know where one stands with the Tiger. Flexible,
honest and truly entertaining, one has a friend for life with a Tiger.

Forecast for 2009 2009 will be a challenging year for the Tiger, but it
definitely lays the foundation for 2010 which is his own year. Discipline,
concentration and focus will be of paramount importance to the Tiger this
year. Keeping their eye on the end goal and dreams will stand to them
throughout the year. Financial issues must be addressed seriously and
spending should be done wisely. Romantically February to July could be very
exciting but discretion must be used! The end of the year, November and
December, will present excellent career opportunities for those Tigers
ready to move up the job ladder.

Interesting Tiger Facts:
Zodiac Stone: Sapphire
Special Flower: Violet
Best Hours: 3-5 am
Season: Winter
Horoscope Colors: Green, Blue, Yellow

The Rabbit

Cuddly, warm and affectionate are the attributes of the Rabbit. Mysterious
and a great party-giver and host, the Rabbit enjoys being the centre of
attention once in a while. The Rabbit is occasionally over cautious and can
be a bit boring. He is also one of the luckiest signs in the Chinese
Astrology chart.

Forecast for 2009 Slow and steady ? this is how 2009 will progress for most
Rabbits. Travel will also feature prominently in between a busy social life
and an increased workload at their job. Friends and family mean the world
to the Rabbit and their support and love this year will be especially
important. Single Rabbits will likely meet a potential partner in a social
situation and all will find that August and September sparkle romantically!
Careerwise, November is the best month to put themselves forward for a
well-earned promotion or payrise. Artistic Rabbits could be approached
regarding an exciting new project.

Interesting Rabbit Facts:
Zodiac Stone: Pearl
Special Flower: Jonquil
Best Hours: 5-7 am
Season: Spring
Horoscope Colors: Grey, White

The Dragon

Assertive, energetic and talented are all words to describe the Dragon
personality. On the other hand, the Dragon has a tendency to be
condescending and tactless without realising it. They generally enjoy
robust health and tend to be very successful in anything they turn their
hand to.

Forecast for 2009 Most Dragons will have an increase in income during 2009
which will be very welcome. They will be strong and focussed in pursuing
their objectives for the year. Dragons should take their time and
appreciate any valuable advice they are given. Time should be made to enjoy
hobbies and fun activities. Gossip could feature strongly during the year
and all Dragons should take care not to indulge in idle chit chat lest in
backfires on them! Socially, May to August will be a fun time with many
Dragons taking their romances more seriously. March and April will bring
intriguing job offers for those seeking a change in direction.

Interesting Dragon Facts:
Zodiac Stone: Amethyst
Special Flower: Sweet Pea
Best Hours: 7-9 am
Season: Spring
Horoscope Colors: Black, Gold

The Snake

Intelligent and highly intuitive are two of the Snake?s many fine
qualities. He makes an amusing and romantic friend with a definite
flirtatious streak. When challenged or criticised he can be a sore loser.
The Snake is very lucky with money and is fond of the odd bet or two. He is
quick-witted and enjoys reading, music and occasionally the paranormal side
of life.

Forecast for 2009 For the Snake, 2009 will be quite fast-paced and
demanding and they will need to remain flexible and positive to enjoy it.
Romance features strongly and for the single Snake, this could be the year
to start a serious relationship. Financially, impulse buys should be kept
under control and risks should be minimised. 2009 will be an excellent year
for self-discovery and reviewing recreational interests and hobbies. April
to June will present great social opportunities and new friendships.
October and November will shine on the work front.

Interesting Snake Facts
Zodiac Stone: Opal
Special Flower: Passionflower
Best Hours: 9-11 am
Season: Spring
Horoscope Colors: Brown Gold, Green

The Horse

Fun, charming and attractive sums up the Horse?s traits perfectly. They
love parties and crowds and being the centre of attention. They can also be
egotistical, hotheaded and impatient. The Horse is a considerate and
protective friend and partner and when in his company, there will always be
excitement around the next corner.

Forecast for 2009 2009 will see the Horse making excellent progress in
whatever area of his life he chooses. Finances will feature in a positive
way as well with a possible increase in income. They should take care,
however, to manage their money wisely and make plans. Balance needs to be
maintained between work time and leisurely pursuits in order to stay
healthy and centered. The Horse will have a tendency to overdo things this
year. January to March will be fortuitous for changing jobs while April and
December will favor romantic pursuits ? for those attached, these months
could bring news of an engagement!

Interesting Horse Facts:
Zodiac Stone: Golden Topaz
Special Flower: Rose
Best Hours: 11am-1pm
Season: Summer
Horoscope Colors: Orange, White, Yellow

The Goat

Graceful and optimistic, kind and easy going, would describe a Goat
personality. They can also be petulant and discontented, likely to throw
the towel in at the beginning of a problem. They can be charming without
revealing their true feelings. The Goat is very talented and imaginative
and can turn his hand to most creative pursuits.

Forecast for 2009 The Goat need not feel on his own in 2009 as there will
be much support and friendship to help him in this busy year. With so much
going on in all areas of his life, the Goat would do well to plan ahead and
take his time in making decisions. Money-wise, the Goat needs to curb his
enthusiasm for spending and exercise some self-discipline or problems may
arise later! July to September will present many social events and
possibilities for love and romance. Short trips and travel are well
aspected in August and October for all Goats.

Interesting Goat Facts
Zodiac Stone: Emerald
Special Flower: Larkspur
Best Hours: 1-3 pm
Season: Summer
Horoscope Colors: Green, Blue

The Monkey

The Monkey is playful, lively, fun and a quick thinker. They get bored very
easily and find it hard to settle down to doing any one thing. The Monkey
can also be vain and offhand. They are ambitious and usually very good with
investing money. With their quick wit and wonderful sense of humour, they
are a great party guest. The Monkey?s life will never be dull and

Forecast for 2009 The Monkey?s fine creative streak can be put to excellent
use in 2009 if he concentrates on one task at a time rather than attempting
many projects at once. With keeping so busy, the Monkey needs to watch his
own health and allow adequate time for work, rest and fun. On the home
front, there may be celebrations and happy family gatherings throughout the
year. The Monkey?s love life will shine also with many getting engaged or
meeting someone very special. March to July will be particularly busy
socially. November will be an excellent time for work-related promotions or

Interesting Monkey Facts:
Zodiac Stone: Peridot
Special Flower: Gladiola
Best Hours: 3-5 pm
Season: Summer
Horoscope Colors: White, Violet, Green

The Rooster

The Rooster is always popular, extravagant and creative. They can be
brutally honest and generally like being showered with attention. They are
wonderfully loyal friends and also give advice freely ? whether they are
asked for it or not! Family means the world to the Rooster and they are
fiercely loyal to those they care about.

Forecast for 2009 2009 will run along the themes of enthusiasm, planning
and determination, all of which suit the Rooster perfectly! At home and
with family, life will run much smoother and will be a source of happiness
and security for all Roosters. Money matters are well starred also this
year with either a pay rise, a surprise bonus or both! Hobbies and
travelling look prominent as well, with pleasant pursuits greatly enjoyed
during the year. July to September will favor career moves and travel is
highlighted towards October.

Interesting Rooster Facts:
Zodiac Stone: Citrine
Special Flower: Aster
Best Hours: 5-7 pm
Season: Autumn
Horoscope Colors: Orange, Green

The Dog

The Dog is wonderfully hard worker, a perfectionist and someone who loves
the small details. He is also a bit anti-social, pessimistic and stubborn.
They are one of the most honest and loyal signs of the Chinese zodiac and
will always go to bat for a worthy cause. The Dog is a fantastic listener
and his advice is usually very intuitive.

Forecast for 2009 The Dog will find a busier social life and more friends
during 2009. This will be a challenging year on the work front, but Dogs
should take a deep breath, be patient and remain steadfast. Solid
foundations are being built for the very favorable Year of the Tiger in
2010. Travel will be particularly enjoyable and home life will be very
special in 2009. October to December will be very interesting regarding new
job opportunities. May and November will see romance beautifully
highlighted with many happy social get-togethers.

Interesting Dog Facts:
Zodiac Stone: Diamond
Special Flower: Marigold
Best Hours of the day 7-9 pm
Season: Autumn
Horoscope Colors: Silver and Red

The Pig

The Pig is an innocent, sweet and lovable personality. They can also be
quite melancholy and over-sensitive. The Pig loves the company of others,
and adores parties, gossip and chit chat. They are highly intelligent, but
prefer to keep this side of their nature under wraps. The Pig does not care
that much for money, but is one of the zodiac signs that is very lucky.

Forecast for 2009 2009 should prove to be a lucky and encouraging year for
all Pigs. Interesting offers and chance meetings can occur at any time of
the year and the Pig needs to be alert and aware for any lucky breaks. With
such a hectic year, it?s important for the Pig to make time for fun and
relaxation and travel may be one way to do this. It?s also an excellent
year to review his diet and fitness regime, as he needs to be in top form
for such an active schedule. April to July will bring happy times for love
and relationships, while August and September bring interesting offers on
the work front, particularly in relation to publishing and writing.

Interesting Pig Facts
Zodiac Stone: Ruby
Special Flower: Chrysanthemum
Best Hours: 9-11 pm
Season: Autumn
Horoscope Colors: Purple, Red, White


  1. Wow that is cool Babette, thanks for sharing this.

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  3. ni hao ma!!!hi fairy godmama kung hei fat choi.xie xie ,tai chin

  4. Hi Babette.
    I´m an Ox in Chinese signs and Aries in Ocidental Zodiac. I´m very mistic and love horoscopes.
    Once this is my year, I hope it brings me good luck :)
    Good Thursday xxx

  5. I am a dog actually 3 of us are dog "no wonder we bark each other" hahaha. sana ang prediction na yan magka totoo. happy weekend ahead sa inyo.


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