Year of the Fire Rooster 2017

28 January 2017 brings the year of the Fire Rooster. The new year is always a bringer of new beginnings, but a fresh start will feel far more profound this 2017. The worst is left behind as new projects are embarked upon. Confidence is on a high together with determination to see things through. It’s an especially good year for those in business. If you are looking for a nest then the perfect home will emerge. Conflicts are to be avoided at all costs. A moral approach to life will ensure you reap the benefits that are deserving to you this year. Work hard and make the best of the opportunities that will be available to you!


(2008, 1996, 1984, 1972, 1960, 1948, 1936)

Opportunities will be abundant for the Rat this year. Spend more time on making a head start on things rather than wasting too much time researching and planning. Your instincts will guide you along to the next step of action. In general, it is going to be a challenging year ahead. Problems will be put out as soon as they arise. Procrastination is not your best friend so just act on your decisions. Emotionally, things don’t look the best as you are expected to experience heartache and loss. The emotional pain however serves as an excellent learning opportunity of where you stand and adds a different dimension to the way you view relationships moving forward.


(2009, 1997, 1985, 1973, 1961, 1949, 1937)

The year for the Ox will be what you make of it. If you choose not to take action on opportunities then don’t expect to move mountains. Hard work will be rewarded handsomely. There will be lucrative investments but it is also important to hold onto your earnings rather than to squander it senselessly. The advice is to stay in the present moment and keep focused on it as most of your worries will remain unfounded. A major life changing decision awaits at year end which may reveal to be a difficult time. However, the experience soon unfolds itself into a new beginning.


(2010, 1998, 1986, 1974, 1962, 1950, 1938)

The pace slows down this 2017 for the Tiger. It is going to be a very calm year filled with love and understanding people around you. You will be in self-reflection mode and work to improve on yourself. Instincts will be dramatically sharpened by year end. Materially you will be in a comfortable position but will need to work hard at maintaining it. Things may feel like a struggle at times but with your calm demeanour and mental stability the task will be a breeze. The competitive environment will drain you so retreat when it feels like you have had enough. Things seem to plod in a predictable manner with no surprises this year of the Rooster. So breathe easy!


(2011, 1999, 1997, 1975, 1963, 1951, 1939)

It’s a fantastic year financially for the Rabbit. You develop a healthy relationship towards your finances. The art of giving and receiving is mastered and the money keeps flowing. Patience and moderation is key when it comes to investing your money. Don’t look for large windfalls overnight. It will be an environment of out with the old and in with the new as you apply a different perspective to all areas of your life. You might not be too keen on being the life of the party and would mostly prefer cosying up indoors with a pizza and a good book this year. A lot of your reading material might also be inclined towards self-improvement or if reading isn’t your thing that you will be scouring the net or attending events with a self-discovery theme.


(2012, 2000, 1988, 1976, 1964, 1952, 1940)

An excellent year it will be for the Dragon as everything you plan turns into success. This year shower yourself with treats so you get to enjoy the fruits of your hard work for a change. Be as transparent as you can with your dealings and avoid trying to do things discreetly to prevent embarrassment. Maintain your dignity by having your feet firmly planted on the ground and success will be guaranteed. Dare to think big. Spread your wings as far out as you can go as you have all the support you will ever need. Emotionally you will be drawn to your past either to draw inspiration or to relive happier times. A nice recharge would be ideal as there will be plenty of hard work ahead for 2017.


(2013, 2001, 1989, 1977, 1965, 1953, 1941)

This year of the Rooster will be a great year to start new projects and business ventures. It’s a smooth sailing year where good and bad times go hand in hand. So expect things to pick up as soon as you feel them going down. There will be plenty of action and get up and go moments. Opportunities are abundant to make money or grow your money. It’s a positive time for grabbing money creating opportunities. However, avoid risky investment options. It’s also a time to plant your seeds this year with results to show for in the following year. So plant them wisely. Act more and think less to make this a productive year ahead.


(2014, 2002, 1990, 1978, 1966, 1954, 1942)

A slow moving year with plenty of self-reflection is what you can expect in the year of the Rooster. Time will be spent understanding why relationships have turned out they way they have. A new beginning awaits in all of the above episodes. So onwards and upwards it will be once you sort your emotional self out. Be kind to yourself and take time out in nature. You will turn disappointments to your benefit and learn to become more focused and take on a do more and think less attitude. Don’t rush through things this year. Take your time to immerse yourself in each moment. Rushing will only result in a shoddy outcome. Everything is a learning experience this year so learn it well.


(2015, 2003, 1991, 1979, 1967, 1955, 1943)

A creative energy is bursting out of you this year for the Rooster. You are open to new ideas and creative projects even if it’s something you have never delved in before. Your social life has never been more busier. Long lost friends from the past will make a comeback to your life story. Never make a decision based on lack of information. It may just throw you off course. If unsure wait till you feel you are more certain. You will see all efforts pay off as circumstances come to a full circle. Keep your emotions in check if you are to stay afloat of competition. Challenges will lay ahead in your creative pursuits but always remain unbiased and avoid being ruled by your heart when it comes to making important decisions.


(2016, 2004, 1992, 1980, 1968, 1956, 1944)

The year of the Rooster may not begin in the best of ways but it also unfolds into the positives very quickly. Expect your foundations and beliefs to be shaken drastically. To such an extent, that you feel you are being thrown off course. The worst of your worries will be unfounded so try to relax. Whatever comes your way face it head on because as soon as you do that the negatives of the situation will just dissolve away. It’s a year of healing where you find your sense of intuition sharpened tremendously. This will be your best source of light through your journey. On the whole, it’s an extremely emotionally fulfilling year. Energies will be on a high as you fall in love with life all over again. Nothing is going to stop you as you set your wheels in motion and go for it this 2017 to seek your truth and your path.


(2017, 2005, 1993, 1981, 1969, 1957, 1945)

Things are definitely on the up for the Rooster in the year of the Rooster. Long-terms goals and aspirations are executed. Confidence is high as you are at the top of your game but remember not to get too complacent or you could lose your spot. Be prepared to work hard and you will see the results this year. There is no shame in delegation if things get too much. If you are intending to go into business or expand an existing one this will be a fantastic time. It’s also great for promotions. Romantic relationships are formed and existing ones strengthened. Soulmates will form unions. Detachment is key for the Rooster – don’t let success get to your head and don’t dwell too much on negative situations. Accept that this is part and parcel of the cycle of life. On the whole, it will be an extremely positive year as everything you touch will turn to gold!


(2006, 1994, 1982, 1970, 1958, 1946, 1934)

The year of the Rooster is about making things happen for yourself. You have all the tools you will need and it will be up to you to make a success of the year. The recent past experiences will lead you to realise which are the relationships worth holding on to and will see you strengthening them. There is an energy of abundance in all areas of your life particularly your finances. New money making ventures are taken up which will bring financial success. You work towards creating financial stability for yourself. However, do not get overly carried away with materialism as the spiritual side of yourself will experience an awakening. There is much more to life than material pursuits. Take a pilgrimage if time permits to open up your senses. Tension and conflict will be floating around from time to time. But you are advised to keep away. Accept that you will never ever be able to keep everyone in your life happy. The key is to lead a fulfilling life for yourself and spend time with the people that matter to you the most.   


(2007, 1995, 1983, 1971, 1959, 1947, 1935)

This is the year when the Pig works towards manifesting their dreams into reality. The first brick is laid towards building those foundations. There is a charge like attitude in working towards your dreams. Enthusiasm levels are at its all time peak. You may end up being insensitive towards others at times while being hot in your pursuit. Balance is essential in the year of the Rooster. Time needs to be divided equally or you will find yourself falling off the wagon. Taking a step back to reflect in between your journey will help you to keep yourself in check. A third party understanding is always helpful in maintaining your balance. You will find yourself letting go of past grievances and giving yourself the chance to heal from emotional hurt. There is plenty of reflection time as you go through the year which will serve to make you more wiser.

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