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Astro-Guide

Sacred Days
Jan 19

Jan 25: Gupt Navaratre start

Jan 19

Jan 24: Magh Amavas

Jan 19

Jan 23: Masshivratri vrat

Jan 19

Jan 22: Pradosh vrat, Gandmool up to 12:20 am

Jan 19

January 20: Ekadashi vrat, Gandmool start 11:30 pm

Horoscope

Aries

MARCH 21 - APRIL 19

Your mind is open to all sorts of interesting ideas at the moment. Today some of them will grab you. You’re inspired to enroll in an evening class or some distance learning. 

Tarot message: Remain cool, calm and collected.

Lucky colour: Burgundy

Magic number: 42

 

Aries

MARCH 21 - APRIL 19

Several issues irk you. On the financial front, it’s not hunky dory either. You might want detach yourselves from your friends when you are feeling low. Lucky colour: Crimson

Taurus

APRIL 20 - MAY 20

Work will be hectic and you may have to put in extra efforts to get things done. Being diplomatic will allow you to effectively communicate your ideas and suggestions to colleagues and seniors. 

Tarot message: Don’t be impulsive.

Lucky colour: Beige

Magic number: 59

Taurus

APRIL 20 - MAY 20

It will be a stressful week at office with too much on your plate. Social events keep you busy. An old flame will contact you but you should stay away. Lucky colour: Saffron

Gemini

MAY 21 - JUNE 21

You are popular and will be in demand today. You can even get away with telling the truth, as long as you are sincere in what you say. Someone that you care for will need a verbal kick. Be compassionate when you deliver it. 

Tarot message: Negotiation is the solution. 

Lucky colour: Peach

Magic number: 60

 

Gemini

MAY 21 - JUNE 21

You will shine on the social circuit. Relatives may pay you a surprise visit. Those in the creative field will be praised at work. Be wary of crafty colleagues. Lucky colour: Fuchsia

Cancer

JUNE 22 - JULY 22

 You need to maintain some sort of perspective; otherwise you’ll have a bee in your bonnet. You are a free spirit and limitations of any kind can be claustrophobic. Love and romance will lead to a compromise.  

Tarot message: Listen to what your gut says. 

Lucky colour: Deep red.

Magic number: 40

 

Cancer

JUNE 22 - JULY 22

Sun square Uranus promises recognition. You will meet all deadlines and be appreciated at work. This will also pave the way for promotion. There will be harmony at home. Lucky colour: Black

Leo

JULY 23 - AUGUST 22

 Money is not just leaking out of your pockets, it’s leaping out today. You have to have every shiny new thing you see. The only defense against a debt-causing shopping spree is to leave credit cards at home. 

Tarot message: Be practical. 

Lucky colour: Purple

Magic number: 57

 

Leo

JULY 23 - AUGUST 22

A delayed payment may worry you, but money could come in from unexpected quarters. Listen to your intuition in matters of the heart. Be wary of friends who may try to influence you. Lucky colour: Brown

Virgo

AUGUST 23 - SEPTEMBER 22

 A truly busy day in terms of mental and physical activities. Ties and bonds will entangle you. Take one step at a time to climb the ladder of success rather than rush into new opportunities.  

Tarot message: Trust your intuition.

Lucky colour: Forest green

Magic number: 52

Virgo

AUGUST 23 - SEPTEMBER 22

Business is booming and profits are on the rise, but you worry that nothing much has been achieved. Delaying a project because too much work is involved is a bad idea. Lucky colour: Pink

Libra

SEPTEMBER 23 - OCTOBER 22

 The Wheel of Fortune spins in some good fortune.  Your sense of humour and willingness to help others will put you in the spotlight. Unrealistic expectations about financial dealings could result in disappointments. 

Tarot message: Be as co-operative as possible.

Lucky colour: Pink

Magic number: 63

 

Libra

SEPTEMBER 23 - OCTOBER 22

What seemed like a lost cause will suddenly work in your favour. Financial problems will be sorted out with a cheque coming your way. It’s time to take a break and recharge your energies. Lucky colour: White

Scorpio

OCTOBER 23 - NOVEMBER 21

There will be some tense moments at work as too much activity will create stressful situations. Be diplomatic if there are disagreements with colleagues. Networking will help you build contacts. 

Tarot message: Do not try to bring change.

Lucky colour: Peach

Magic number: 32

 

Scorpio

OCTOBER 23 - NOVEMBER 21

Make hay while the sun shines. Since your boss is pleased with your work, ask for a raise. Take care of your eyes. This is not the right time for romance. A short trip is on the cards. Lucky colour: Deep red

Sagittarius

NOVEMBER 22 - DECEMBER 21

 You will be called upon to take a leadership role with friends today. Heartaches of the past will be forgotten as you get a new lease of life at work. Stomach trouble is on the cards. 

Tarot message: Do not jump to conclusions.

Lucky colour: Orange

Magic number: 28

Sagittarius

NOVEMBER 22 - DECEMBER 21

Your meticulous planning will help you stay ahead of others at work. Try and avoid quarrels at home. If something is bothering you, discuss it with family members. Lucky colour: Yellow

Capricorn

DECEMBER 22 - JANUARY 19

 A new hobby will mean a lot to you in the future. Most relationships are upbeat and helpful but you need to limit the time you spend with someone who is glum. Meditate and get in touch with the inner silence. 

Tarot message: Be open to new things.

Lucky colour: Pink

Magic number: 30

Capricorn

DECEMBER 22 - JANUARY 19

At work, you may have to take decisions in a hurry, but be tactful. Personal matters might cause stress. Your financial situation will improve dramatically. Lucky colour: Bottle Green

Aquarius

JANUARY 20 - FEBRUARY 18

 Do not get entangled with a superficially attractive person. An unexpected entertainment expense could put a crimp in your plans for this evening. Look at the gains, not the losses. 

Tarot message: Save time for yourself.

Lucky colour: Yellow

Magic number: 31

Aquarius

JANUARY 20 - FEBRUARY 18

Professional projects might show steady progress. Your goals are mostly larger than life, so try and be realistic. Take a weekend break. Stomach ailments could bother you. Lucky colour: Grey

Pisces

FEBRUARY 19 - MARCH 20

  A disagreement will leave you wondering what to do next. The best option is to ride away on your own, at least until the worst blows over. You are torn between passionate feelings and complete indifference at times. 

Tarot message: Expect the unexpected.

Lucky colour: Fuchsia

Magic number: 64

Pisces

FEBRUARY 19 - MARCH 20

Be patient as far as relationships are concerned or you might lose the trust of your beloved. Business travel is on the cards. Planning to buy a house? Go ahead. Lucky colour: Orange

If Today Is Your Birthday

Hi, on this special day, wish you a happy birthday and good luck !

Madan Gupta Spatu
If your birthday is on January 24 

This year presents itself as the perfect opportunity for you to assess your views on yourself and the world. You will delve into your own behaviour and reconsider how you act towards other people. An unexpected event will make you turn up late for an appointment; try to catch up quickly to avoid further delay. You will be able to go on a trip to the lake or mountain with your beloved. March will be a time when you will have to make a decision concerning a close companion. Be strong, open and honest and follow through with your responsibilities in the friendship. Perhaps you can try writing or photography. Use your powers of persuasion instead of muscle. 

Positive colours: White, sea green, light blue and rose 

Select days: Friday, Thursday and Tuesday

Favourable numbers: 5 and 6

Gems recommended: Diamond and ruby.

Charity on birthday: Donate edible items to needy.

You share your birthday with  Riya Sen (January 24 ,1982, Kolkata), who hails from a family of actors including her grandmother Suchitra Sen, mother Moon Moon Sen and sister Raima Sen. She has appeared in music videos, fashion shows, and on magazine covers. Due to Rahu’s dominance in her stars, she will remain in controversies.