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2020 Zodiac Career and Romance Forecast by Yuan Zhong Siu
Grand Master Hillary Phang gives us an overview of what 2020 will be like, with a focus on love and relationships, exclusively for SingaporeBrides readers.
What would the Year of the Rat be like for you? What would the atmosphere be like at the workplace this year? Will there be harmony in the home? Is it time to take your relationship to the next level? Grand Master Hillary Phang from Yuan Zhong Siu gives us a concise reading of the 12 animal zodiacs, with a deeper overview of the romance aspect for each sign. Read on for more insights on what 2020 has in store for you!
Birth year: 1948、1960、1972、1984、1996、2008
Due to the adverse influence of Tai Sui, it is a year filled with mixed emotions for individuals born in the year of the Rat. Career-wise, you will be working hard but feeling like your efforts are unappreciated. In 2020, seek help from male benefactors born in the year of the Pig and Tiger to assist you. Your career will be your wealth generator. Business owners need to be wary of bad company and be careful of being led astray by a moment of greed. Negative influences will bring constant challenges that affect your relationship. Display trust and avoid being over-controlling in your relationship. This year, take steps to maintain your health. It is recommended to appease Tai Sui, have an amulet or go for a blood donation to ward off negative energies.
This year, romance is not in the cards for individuals born in the year of the Rat. The clash with Tai Sui denotes that singles will face multiple obstacles in their love matters. For those who are single, it is recommended for you to focus on your career instead. In 2020, work on building a strong foundation for your career as it will be your wealth generator. For couples, mutual understanding and positive communication are essential to maintain a good relationship. Females need to display trust and avoid being over-controlling in your relationship. This is not a suitable year for wedding. If you have plans for a wedding, it is recommended to choose an auspicious date for your wedding to attain blessings from Heaven and Earth when the stars are aligned to you and your partner’s benefits, whilst maximising the happiness of the union.
Lucky Number: 1147
Lucky Colours: Yellow, Orange, White, Grey
Lucky Directions: North, North-East, North-West
Birth year: 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009
A fabulous year for you, individuals born in the year of the Ox will be aided by auspicious stars and you will excel in your craft. Work-wise, opportunities are knocking on your door and breakthroughs are in sight. There are multiple sources of income this year. However, your wealth will come and go due to the presence of negative stars. Focus on having a good financial plan or you will barely make ends meet. In 2020, it is not advisable to lend, borrow or be a guarantor. For singles, rejoice! Possibilities of love will present itself to you. For married couples, arguments may persist; you’ll need to actively work on your relationship. To prevent burnout, frequent travel trips for rejuvenation are recommended.
Congratulations! 2020 will be a fruitful and rewarding year for individuals born in the year of the Ox. For singles, rejoice! There will be opportunities for you to meet your ideal partner and possibilities of love will present itself to you. You are emitting a strong radiance that attracts people to you this year; hence, all you need to do is to take the initiative to start a relationship. It is recommended for you to put on more red, pink or purple apparels. For couples, aim to foster better communication and keep the love alive. Arguments may persist due to trivial issues, you will need to learn the love language of your partner and actively work on your relationship. It is advisable for couples to go for a cruise holiday during the 4th or 10th lunar month to improve your relationship. For those who are in a committed relationship, Lady Luck is shining on you and marriage is on the cards for you. Start planning and working on the dream proposal for your partner!
Lucky Numbers: 2601
Lucky Colours: Beige (Cream), Yellow, Pastel-Pink, Red, Violet Purple
Lucky Directions: North, North-East, North-West, South, South-East
Benefactors: Rabbit, Goat
Birth year: 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010
Overall, 2020 will be a bountiful year for you! You will make great strides at your work and are given the many opportunities to showcase your skills. Business owners need to leverage on your network and resources to maximise your profits. Investments and enhanced windfall luck can also bring potential good returns. Romance-wise, singles can try different ways to pursue love as you might just find your soul mate! Whereas, married individuals should actively work on your communication style to improve your relationship. A Feng Shui audit for your home will help to attract harmonious energies into your life. Be mindful of your health conditions; if necessary, select an auspicious date for your surgery to avoid surgical complications.
Romance-wise, it is a year of rollercoaster rides. For singles, do manage your expectations in love. This year, you will experience emotional vulnerability due to a shaky foundation of trust in your relationships, which could result in a frequent change of partners. It is recommended to wear a white crystal to get grounding energies and to help you find out what you want in a relationship. You should also spend quality time with your family and loved ones to get their advice before committing to a new relationship. When it comes to your relationship, there may be different opinions from your friends on your decision in your romantic adventures. Take heed from your friends and understand their point of views. Do not choose to stay in the course stubbornly. Pay special attention on any signs of the relationship going haywire. It is recommended to seek advice from your benefactors who are born in the year of the Ox and Dragon. For those who are planning to settle down, an overseas proposal is romantic and a good way to de-stress from the usual hustle and bustle. 2020 is set to be full of surprises and you should enjoy the ride!
Lucky Number: 4680
Lucky Colours: Maroon Red, Purple, Peach, Pink
Lucky Directions: North, North-West
Benefactors: Ox, Dragon
Birth year: 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011
Due to the influence of Tai Sui, it is a year filled with ups and downs for individuals born in the year of the Rabbit. This year, you need to watch your words as they can hurt your relationship with others. Career-wise, it is a great year for to embark on new opportunities and you should embrace help from female benefactors around you. Wealth forecast is average; avoid overspending and online impulse shopping. To make your relationship work, stay loyal and individuals need to make an effort to be on their best behaviour. Do initiate frequent family gatherings and spend quality time with your family as much as possible. Health-wise, keep a watchful eye over your respiratory system; if possible, quit smoking.
Individuals born in the year of the Rabbit will enjoy fair romance luck; you might meet someone you will fall head over heels with through work. It will be more favourable to seek for a potential partner with a bigger age gap. People around you will find you charming, attractive and charismatic; dress up and attend more networking and matchmaking events. However, there could also be people with ill intentions around you, so you need to be discerning of who you are hanging out with. Those who are in a steady relationship can start planning for marriage. 2020 is an ideal year to settle down and start a family! Wedding bells are ringing for you and it is a good year to take things further with the love of your life. Stick with your wedding budget and avoid turning a happy occasion into a financial crisis. For married couples, plan for getaways that help foster a fulfilling and harmonious relationship between you and your spouse. This year, do initiate frequent family gatherings to enhance your family’s fortune and harmony. Emotional exhaustion from work could affect your health negatively. Yoga, exercise and a healthier diet will help you tremendously. Engage your partner in such healthy activities to foster a better relationship along with a better health for 2020!
Lucky Number: 2560
Lucky Colours: Red, Neon-Pink, Lilac, Orange
Lucky Directions: North-East, South-East, South-West, North-West
Benefactors: Pig, Goat
Birth year：1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012
2020 is a year filled with risks and adventures for individuals born in the year of the Dragon. Abundant opportunities await you; work hard and you will be duly rewarded by your superiors. Aided by benefactors, you will make good progress in your career. Wealth-wise, you can gain substantial financial reward through low risk investments. However, business owners need to avoid venturing into unfamiliar grounds and be extra alert when dealing with contractual agreement. For singles, the person you meet might not be the right one for you, so avoid rushing into a relationship. Married couples need to avoid honey traps and work on solidifying your relationship. Lastly, avoid intensive sports like rock climbing and diving, or extreme joy will beget sorrow.
With the presence of a lone Moon star landing on your relationship palace, it is a year of heartbreaks this year. For singles, keep your eyes open, whilst romance is blossoming around you, the person you meet might not be the right one for you. Avoid rushing into relationships; it is easy for you to fall into love traps that can cost you money and health. However, for those in a stable relationship, it is better for you to seal the deal and tie the knot to avoid disturbances in your relationship. This year, misunderstanding and disputes may arise in your relationship. Instead of evading the problems, stay calm and deal with it. The situation will soon turn around. Married couples need to avoid honey traps and solidify your relationship. Either party will be over-sensitive and overly suspicious. Relationships will likely experience frictions. You need to learn to shower care and concern in your relationship. It is recommended to seek consultation from a professional geomancer for recommendations on your house’s Feng Shui to solidify the love sector to enhance your family fortune.
Lucky Number: 2402
Lucky Colours: Off-White, Light Yellow, Orange, Navy Blue
Lucky Directions: North, South-East
Benefactors: Pig, Monkey
Birth year: 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013
Expect good things to happen! 2020 will be a favourable year for individuals born in the year of the Snake to showcase your talents and abilities. Your sheer determination coupled with benefactors’ assistance will boost your career. This year, romance luck is flourishing for you! Singles will meet a potential partner and it is a fabulous year to tie the knot. Married individuals can also look forward to pregnancy news. It is a stable year for wealth; but it is wise to avoid speculative investments or gambling activities as it is not a year with monetary windfalls. Lastly, anxieties can cause sleep disorders that are detrimental for your blood pressure. Do incorporate more activities in a natural green setting to help you feel more restored.
Congratulations, individuals born in the year of the Snake is the luckiest zodiac sign in love for 2020! For singles, this year is a magical year full of love and opportunities. They are many admirers around you and fortune favours the bold. You need to take the first step out to encounter the love of your life. An overseas love relationship could be in the cards for you. Alternatively, this year, you may meet a significant love interest through the pursuit of a new hobby. 2020 is certainly a more exciting than usual year for love. It is a romance-filled year for you, and a fabulous year to walk down the aisle with your loved one. For new home-owners, the South-East, North-West and North directions are the lucky directions you can be searching for a house in these lucky directions of yours. Married individuals will have opportunities to be blessed with pregnancy news. This year, devoting more time for celebrations or family vacations will boost your family harmony.
Lucky Number: 3360
Lucky Colours: Dark- Grey, Brown, Khaki, Maroon
Lucky Directions: South-East, North-West, North
Benefactors: Dog, Ox
Birth year: 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014
This year, life will take a toll on individuals born in the year of the Horse. Due to the direct clash with Tai Sui, things might not go as planned, and it is easy for you to fall into despair. Building a great working relationship with your team can be the turning factor for you. Wealth-wise, the first half of the year will be turbulent but money luck will improve in the third quarter of 2020. For those in a relationship, your love will be tested. You will need to put in extra effort in managing your relationships. Health-wise, take note of unfavourable health conditions related to your lung and kidney. Consider being actively involved in social work for a charity organisation to dissolve negativities and invite good energy around you.
An exciting love life is in the charts for individuals born in the year of the Horse as you might have ample suitors around you. Your benefactors are those born in the year of the Goat and Monkey, and they may be making good recommendations for you to meet new love prospects. However, due to the direct clash with Tai Sui, for those in a relationship, your love will be tested. Malicious people with hidden agendas surround you and you will need to exert a lot of effort to maintain your relationship harmony. Spend time with those you truly trust and do not share your woes to everyone who you meet. For those preparing for your wedding, there will be frequent squabbles due to differing opinions. Remember, communication is key. Do learn to compromise and work together to solve your problems. Overall, as long as egos don’t interfere, love will reign. Married couples ought to manage your own expectations and steer away from unnecessary disputes. Family issues will arise mainly due to monetary issues. Couples will need to avoid playing power games and work together to mend your relationship.
Lucky Number: 2568
Lucky Colours: Red, Baby-Pink, Gold, Silver
Lucky Directions: East, North East
Benefactors: Goat, Dog
Birth year: 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015
Rejoice; auspicious stars are shining on individuals born in the year of the Goat! This year, entrepreneurs can achieve growth in your business, while employees can expect promotion opportunities and a timely boost to your reputation to come your way. However, due to the clash with Tai Sui, a wrong judgement shall result in wealth losses. Love-wise, get your unwanted emotions under control and step up your efforts to keep your marriage alive. Having a baby could also help greatly to improve your relationship dynamics. In 2020, sleep timely, rest plenty and be mindful of issues related to your intestine and blood sugar level.
Individuals born in the year of the Goat will have a strong desire to attain affection, approval and a sense of belonging. However, due to the clash with Tai Sui, a seemingly smooth sailing year will take a turn for the worse after the first quarter of the year. You need to get your unwanted emotions under control and step up your efforts to keep your relationship alive. In 2020, you will be plagued with emotional stress and anxieties; avoid bringing these negative emotions home. Married couples will not fare so well in your relationship as there will be constant tension and conflicts. Rose quartz crystals can open up your heart chakra to let you receive love and have more empathy. Place it in the west direction of your bedroom to draw unconditional love and promote a blissful marriage. To enhance love dynamics, you need to learn to make concession and show acceptance towards your partner. For singles, focus on the positive and work on your appearance. Get a new hair cut and change your fashion style. A good and lasting first impression will help you in the longer run. This year is a good time to work on your charisma and outlook instead.
Lucky Number: 3669
Lucky Colours: Aqua-Blue, Light-Blue, Black, White, Neon-Orange
Lucky Directions: East, West
Benefactors: Rabbit, Dragon
Birth year: 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016
Individuals born in the year of the Monkey can expect an upturn in your luck this year! There will be great opportunities to advance your career or venture overseas. At work, build a good relationship with your team and they could be the key to your success. Business owners will also need to be wary of hidden money traps in your partnerships with others. In general, focus on your career as it is a less than ideal year to tie the knot. Do consult our Feng Shui Master to select an auspicious date for your wedding if there are plans to wed. Health-wise, you are in the pink of health, but cutting down on the intake of oily, salty and sweet food is recommended. Regular body checks and having an accident insurance policy will be important for you.
It is a good year for individuals born in the year of the Monkey to renovate their home or bedroom. For 2020, your auspicious colours are Light-Grey, Khaki, Beige, Mint Green. These colours will help to neutralise the negative tensions at home and attract what you want. In general, this year is a turbulent year for your relationship; married couples will find it hard to find reasons to love your spouse. Lies erode trust and break the relationship apart especially when the relationship does not have a strong foundation. Instead, choose to take a lighthearted and playful approach to love and things might just get better. For singles, you may dive into multiple relationships with struggles to manage them and your relationship might meet an early demise sooner than you think. This is not a good year to tie the knot. If there are plans to wed, you must consult a professional Feng Shui Master to select an auspicious date to counter the negative energies. It is recommended to place a real sunflower or a sunflower painting in the West corner of your bedroom to light up your love life and improve the relationship that you have.
Lucky Number: 1737
Lucky Colours: Light-Grey, Khaki, Beige, Mint Green
Lucky Directions: North-East, West, South
Benefactors: Ox, Dragon
Birth year: 1945,1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005
It will be a busy year for individuals born in the year of the Rooster. In 2020, your efforts and sacrifices are necessary to bring the returns you desire. For working adults, attending skills upgrading courses will keep yourself employable and marketable. This year, managing your finances wisely is imperative for your financial health. Generally, you need to avoid big ticket items and seemingly lucrative investments that seem too good to be true. Having joyous and celebratory events at home can work wonders to improve your overall luck. Amid constant frictions with your family members, making your relationship work should be the top of your priority this year. Health-wise, go on a digital detox and seek timely medical aid timely if necessary.
For individuals born in the year of the Rooster, this year is not going to bring much change in your love life. For the first half of the year, you may feel that nothing is going right in your love life. Do not despair. Instead, spice things up by incorporating new activities in your life to allow you to meet more people. In 2020, always dress up and show up. Be ready to mingle and you might just chance upon a suitable candidate in the last quarter of the year. Married individuals need to spend more time at home instead of at work. This year, give your health the highest priority instead. Your health problems are a result of overworking and stress from work affects your overall love luck. Instead, go on a digital detox and engage in outdoor activities with your family to improve your health and family relationship! For those who are getting married, a red, yellow or gold gown will add auspiciousness to your wedding!
Lucky Number: 5401
Lucky Colours: White, Bright-Red, Bright Yellow, Gold
Lucky Directions: North, North-West, South
Benefactors: Dog, Ox
Birth year: 1946,1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006
With aid from auspicious stars, individuals born in the year of the Dog will achieve remarkable achievements. Business owners will enjoy flourishing luck and employees will have the help of others. In 2020, take advantage of help given from benefactors from the opposite gender; it will be a prosperous year ahead! With financial security, you could grow your nest and consider investing in property or in gold. However, romance luck is not in your favour. Singles ought to manage your expectations of your partner and married couples need to quell your fiery personality to maintain family harmony. In terms of health, your energy level is easily depleted as you battle with chronic fatigue syndrome. Be mindful of health issues relating to heart palpitations, inflammation, kidney and respiratory system.
In 2020, don’t pin high hopes in your romance matters. This year, you have the conflict and emotional stars affecting you. It is easy for you to fall into emotional traps and you have a mountain of unrealistic expectations of your partner. Focus on maintaining harmony and quell your fiery personality. For those who are married, it is advisable for you to spend more quality time with your partner at home. Avoid attending unnecessary social events as temptations surround you. Invest in a timely home renovation and make your home an oasis of serenity. A zen-inspired space at home can help you relax, recharge and rejuvenate. Marie Kondo your bedroom to get rid of clutter and invite good Chi into your life. Singles ought to play your cards right and work on being a better version of yourself. Remove any mementos from your past relationships, especially from your bedroom, as they bring detrimental energies to you. You attract what you surround yourself with. This year, only display images with good connotations in your room that helps to bring love, romance and happiness to you. Overall, romance luck will be average if you cannot control your temper. Your benefactors are those born in the year of the Ox and Horse, they will keep you sane and help you make the right decisions. Find your benefactors and seek their advice before jumping into any impulsive decisions in your love life.
Lucky Number: 2389
Lucky Colours: Red, Orange, White, Bright Yellow
Lucky Directions: North, North-West, South-West
Benefactors: Horse, Ox
Birth year: 1947,1959,1971,1983,1995,2007
Rejoice! It is a superb year for individuals born in the year of the Pig. In your work arena, there are arising opportunities for a career switch or promotion. Students can also look forward to favourable results as long as you have clocked in your hard work. In 2020, listen out for advice from experienced investors; your investment in low-risk bonds and stocks can bring abundant wealth. This year, singles should start attending more social functions as you might meet someone you are fond of. For married couples, stay alert of potential third party intrusion. Lastly, the influence of the sickness star could cause potential health threat. Look out for recurring health problems; taking multivitamin supplements will be helpful to improve your overall health.
Mega congratulations to individuals born in the year of the Pig! Bid farewell to a disappointing 2019 and get ready to welcome a better 2020! Individuals born in the year of the Pig will enjoy flourishing romance luck. Singles should stop being a homebody and start attending more social functions. Lady Luck is shining on your romance! The more you put yourself out there, the more likely you will meet someone that you will be fond of! Wear more pink, orange or white apparels to boost your romance luck. All in all, keep a lookout for potential love interest as singles might meet someone you fancy. For married couples, manage your relationship well and control your desires. There are occasional bumps in your relationship as your partner will be picking fault from you. The storm will pass if you are able to be patient, kind and tolerant. You will need to exercise restraint and be selective with whom you surround yourself with.
Lucky Number: 2689
Lucky Colours: Pink, Orange, White, Creamy Beige, Blue
Lucky Directions: East, North-West
Benefactors: Tiger, Goat
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