If you have missed the 2017 Yearly Prediction Part I you can read it HERE.
OVERALL RANKING OF THE 12 ANIMAL SIGNS
- Most auspicious: Dragon, Horse, Tiger, Rooster and Rat
- Good: Ox, Pig and Dog
- OK: Monkey, Snake and Sheep
- Clash: Rabbit
DRAGON 辰 Rating: 4.5 out of 5
- The most fortunate animal sign in 2017 is the Dragon, as it combines with the yearly king: the Rooster.
- 2017 will be the year that the Dragon encounters and meets many powerful connections that lift his or her social status.
- The star of Dragon Virtue (龙德) and the Emperor Star (紫微) will also bring the Dragon almost effortless solutions to their problems. There will be excellent mentors and helpful people along the way to ensure the success of your journey. Set your goals now, because 2017 is the year to turn your dream into reality.
- It is most auspicious to have the Dragon sign in your Year pillar or Month pillar. Be sure you take action and don’t waste these auspicious stars.
- A negative star that Dragon needs to be careful of is the Brutal Defeat (暴败). This indicates there will be quick losses as well as quick gains — the luck can fluctuate big-time. Take whatever gains you can get, then get out before losing them all.
SNAKE 巳 Rating: 2 out of 5
- The Snake is one of the two signs in 2017 which are surrounded by negative stars with no heavenly support. This means that during the Year of the Rooster, you have no external help but will have to depend on yourself.
- One key to success for 2017 is to connect with those who are lucky in 2017 especially the Rooster and the OX. These 3 forms powerful alliance of the METAL element. Collaborate with others to gain momentum or form a joint venture in order to achieve your goals.
- You are likely to feel agitated and aggressive due to numerous negative stars. Therefore take care to maintain your cool and not get into fights or arguments.
- Be prepared that things are likely to break down due to the Broken Star (破碎), such as car, fridge, you get the picture. Take this in your stride and don’t let it affect your mood.
- Stay away from petty people or any gossip; the yearly Back Poking (指背) star might cause some annoyance this year.
HORSE 午 Rating: 4.5 out of 5
- One of the most fortunate animal signs in 2017, surrounded by 5 auspicious stars.
- The star Red Matchmaker (红鹰) is a fantastic relationship star for singles. Your like-ability is boosted tremendously.
- The Prosperity Star (福星) and Heavenly Virtue (天德) ensure that 2017 is a year of celebrations and entertainment with good company. Life is going to be sweet and divine, with many happy events. The only side-effect of this is you may easily gain a few kilos.
- You also have many helpful people come across your path just when you need them. If you have a project in the pipeline, 2017 is a great year to launch it.
- It is most auspicious if you have the Horse sign in your Year, Month or Hour pillar.
- If you have Horse in your Day pillar, be aware of unwanted attraction or relationships, especially if you are married. Assess the situation carefully before committing to anything.
SHEEP 未 Rating: 2.5 out of 5
- The star of Eight Treasure (八座) flies into the sign of the Sheep. This star will turn the Sheep into an “overnight sensation”. With the help of the internet, your fame and reputation can shoot upwards in the blink of an eye.
- It is most auspicious if you have the Sheep located in your Year, Month or Hour pillar — you will then be very popular in your social circle this year, likely to get career recognition and the project or ambition you launch will be successful.
- If it is in your Day pillar, you might feel more loneliness due to a few negative stars. Break the communication barrier and reach out to loved ones.
- Be careful not to step on to someone’s toes while you are chasing your dreams.
- Take good care of your health and don’t overwork.
MONKEY 申 Rating: 2 out of 5
- The Monkey has enjoyed some playful and cheeky time in 2016, being the yearly king. Well, in 2017 that power has been passed on to the Rooster.
- There are no positive stars to support the Monkey unfortunately in 2017; you will be on your own.
- During a relatively challenging time, it’s best to be conservative and review whatever is already on your plate rather than go for expansion. It is a great year to sharpen your skill-set and be ready to reach for the stars when a better time comes.
- Be aware of any legal issues and read the fine print if you are signing a contract.
- The Monkeys are also likely to have low vitality and get sick more easily. Strengthen your immune system and look after your health.
ROOSTER 酉 Rating: 4 out of 5
- There are 6 major auspicious stars fly into the Rooster sign. Being the Yearly king, the Roosters will enjoy extraordinary luck.
- The most desirable two are Golden Lock (金柜) and General Star (将星). The Golden Lock literally means a golden chest full of treasures. 2017 is the year the Roosters find that their wealth increases substantially. There will be lots of money-making opportunities and they are likely to acquire some major assets to build the nest egg. Take action to ensure it!
- The General Star (as in the army rank of General) is superb in ensuring that in 2017 the Roosters quickly gain the power and authority they need that will give rise to a creation of wealth.
- The Intelligence star (文昌) also guarantees that it will be a year to gain knowledge and wisdom. If you are a student, you will do exceptionally well in exams. If you are a writer or anyone who works in an academic field, your book, thesis or article will produce an astounding result and influence the industry.
- Regardless of where the Rooster sign is located in your chart, it will bring a major positive influence into your life.
- The only aspect to which Roosters need to pay attention in 2017 is being careful not to be too aggressive and temperamental.
DOG 戌 Rating: 3 out of 5
- The Sun (太阳) is truly shining on the Dog in 2017. This is a powerful star to bring you the power and attention you need. You are likely to be rubbing shoulders with high-ranking colleagues or acquaintances if you were born in the Year of the Dog.
- Your career will feel renewed and receive good support if the Dog resides in your Month pillar.
- You will feel warmth and understanding from your partner if the Dog is located in your Day pillar — relationships will be simple and blissful during 2017.
- You will also play an instrumental role in others’ lives, by being a good friend, supporter or mentor — just like the Sun, selflessly supporting your fellow people and creatures on Earth.
- Be careful of the possibility of petty people (most likely female) back-stabbing you because of jealousy due to the star of Yin Sha (阴刹).
- Keep both your feet on the ground and be realistic with your goals. There is a tendency for some big plan to vanish as quickly as it was formed.
- As you are radiating such a strong beam, married Dogs should be cautious not to attract infidelity during the year of 2017.
PIG 亥 Rating: 3.5 out of 5
- There are 3 auspicious stars shining in the Pigs’ sky, making 2017 a generally fulfilling and accomplished year.
- The star of Earth Relief (地解) will bring Pigs tremendous luck in property. 2017 is a year to add a property investment to your portfolio or to finally move into your dream home. It also signifies a change of geographic location or your living space.
- The Sky Horse (驛馬) will ensure that 2017 is going to be a busy year travelling, near or far. It also indicates luck and fortune in dealing with overseas markets. So, broaden your horizons and business will prosper.
- The Heavenly Yi (天乙) star indicates that 2017 is a great year for Pigs to collaborate with others or form a business relationship.
- If the Pig sign is located in your Year, Month or Day pillar, 2017 will be a year of accomplishment for you.
- If you have the Pig sign in your Hour pillar, don’t indulge in being solitary for any length of time. That might have a negative effect on your relationship. Come out of your cave and play.
- Pigs need to take care of their health in general and not succumb to any of the negative stars.
- The road to success is not always smooth, but obstacles will be overcome and success will be imminent.
I wish you an abundant and magical 2017!