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Happy New Year!
Aries: (March 21 to April 20)
Receiving recognition, social status and career goals are favored for the New Year. Following the 8th, your ability to communicate on an intellectual level is increased. You will also want to see a larger view of life. After the 12th, there may be small changes in your home and personal life. Existing matters or problems are often resolved.
Taurus: (April 21 to May 20)
Philosophy on life, intuitive guidance and mental pursuits are examined for the New Year. After the 8th, you can negotiate matters dealing with shared monies and/or properties more satisfactorily. Following the 12th, there may be changes in your habits, your friends or in your neighborhood. You pursue your interest in new studies.
Gemini : (May 21 to June 20)
Breaking old habits, shared assets and mystical teachings are the focus for the New Year. Following the 8th, your ability to communicate is clearer and you can discuss any difficulties in your relationships. After the 12th, you examine your personal finances and assets as you make plans for small changes in your spending and saving habits.
Cancer: (June 21 to July 22)
Formation of relationships, legal contracts and being with others are important for the New Year. After the 8th, you take a renewed interest in your health and its care through diet and exercise. Following the 12th, you want to make subtle changes in the way you present yourself to others. It may just be your mode of dress or hairstyle.
Leo: (July 23 to August 22)
Learning efficiency, functioning on the job and serving others are examined for the New Year. Following the 8th, you look forward to attending parties and visiting your friends. This is a happy time. After the 12th, you rethink your religious and spiritual beliefs. You are looking for answers as you open new doors and move forward.
Virgo: (August 23 to September 22)
Creative expression, speculative ventures and having fun are the focus for the New Year After the 8th, you want to spend time at home making subtle changes as you examine your personal life. Following the 12th, you rethink your hopes and wishes and set new goals and long-term directions. There are also subtle changes in your friendships.
Libra: (September 23 to October 22)
Your home environment, family matters and inner guidance are highlighted for the New Year. Following the 8th, you become involved in neighborhood or community projects and events. After the 12th, you take a renewed interest in your career or the equivalent. You want to advance and decide to learn a new work skill or technique.
Scorpio: (October 23 to November 21)
All communications, educational opportunities and everyday environment are favored for the New Year. After the 8th, your attention turns to whatever you really value in your life. Following the 12th, your interest turns to foreign cultures, the law and spirituality as you consider a formal class or workshop to increase your knowledge.
Sagittarius: (November 22 to December 21)
Material acquisitions, sense of values and use of assets are important for the New Year. Following the 8th, you want to let people know who you are and what you expect from life. After the 12th, shared monies and properties come to your attention. It can be a time to sign agreements and settle your old debts and commitments
Capricorn: (December 22 to January 19)
One’s appearance, discovering oneself and personal matters are the focus for the New Year. After the 8th, you pay more attention to your beliefs, both personal and spiritual. Following the 12th, one-to-one relationships will run smoother by compromising and you learn more about yourself through your understanding of others.
Aquarius: (January 20 to February 18)
Spiritual resources, helping the needy and hidden abilities are revisited for the New Year. Following the 8th, you become more involved with friends as you set new goals and directions. After the 12th, you want to increase both your work efficiency through use of skills and physical efficiency through a diet and exercise program.
Pisces: (February 19 to March 20)
Group activities, sharing with friends and universal harmony are favored for the New Year. After the 8th, you set goals for your career or equivalent and may undertake a new study. Following the 12th, you can now relax and enjoy yourself with hobbies, special talents and loved ones. If you are available, there may be a new romance. Arlene is an author, astrologer and para-consultant and has studied and worked with astrology for more than 35 years.