Horoscopes 2017



*Acharya Surinder Gautama

Sun Signs predictions have been published in newspapers and magazines since 1930 and though most of us strongly refuse to believe in astrology, yet we tend to glance through the Horoscopes Pages of the newspapers. The Zodiac is divided into 12 Sun Signs and each individual fits into one of these according to date of birth. The Sun Sign horoscopes in the news papers or television programmes are 'General' for each sign and should be read in that mode. Your Sun sign represents the sign of the Zodiac that the Sun was in at the time of your birth. The Sun rules willpower, ego, individuality, courage, confidence and the unique life path an individual is destined to follow. The position of the Sun in your Birth Chart (Horoscope) to glimpse your character and coming events and your determination to accomplish your goals in life.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

As the new year dawns, you begin to feel more confident, enthusiast and are determined to make changes to your life style; in short reinvent yourself. The pressure, tension, doubts and opposition that you have encountered for last few years now begin to subside. For next few months, expansive Jupiter and task master Saturn empower you to strengthen your roots, build the foundations and broaden your horizons. Jupiter in your house of career till August 2017, propels you to new heights in job satisfaction and achievements. Have you considered moving to a new territory/abroad or invest in real estate in distant location? Opportunities to boost your income arrive early in the year but tread with care. Family life may at times be demanding but overall Romance and love bring happiness and excitement.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

The cosmos ignites your desire to travel to far off destination, meet new people and form new relationships. You can still count upon your friends in 2017, though some may have moved away. The last two and half years have been tough and bumpy but now there is light at end of the tunnel. Passions, emotions and love will play a vital role in your life this year and there is a possibility that you will move to new location either for love or change your career where you will find new love. Communications, expression and the right approach enable you to make innovative and creative decision to boost your career. You have supported others, but 2017 is the perfect time to focus on your own needs and drams. The year ends with promotions, bonuses and achievements.

Gemini (May 21-June 21)

All the year round, you are focused on home, real estate and your possessions and you are a shining star amongst your kith and kin. The benefic Jupiter transits your fourth house indicating buying/selling properties and the retrograde Mercury in May and September enhances your cash in-flow. Your career/work may face ups and downs but if you dare to ask the right questions, be in the right place and time, no doubt you will accomplish your goals. Relationships, partnerships and joint ventures may face difficulties early in the year and you need patience and diplomacy to keep on even keel. September forward your life path is filled with romance, love and passions. Your will prefer to spend time at home with loved ones. New contacts and life style come before the year end.

Cancer (June 22-July 22)

It is your year Cancer: as the year dawns your energy and charisma begin to soar, like- minded people, family and friends are your assets this year. In 2017 new people, foreign lands, a new language or change of life style is your boon and with the benevolent Jupiter till September you have the Midas touch. September onwards, you will be inclined to invest in property, renovate your home and may be build an extension. The task master Saturn though brings work and family issues to the fore and you may be pressurized to take decision that may backfire. The year is great for short and long journeys and some of you may be visiting relatives abroad. Overall in 2017, expansion, growth and widening of your horizon are your destiny.

Leo (July 23-August 22)

Significant changes occur in your life in this year Leo and the world will wonder to see your new Avatar. You will change your life path, do what you enjoy, divert your energy to creative projects and feel job satisfaction. Saturn and Uranus give you unconditional support for your new innovative and revolutionary ideas in 2017. Sometimes along the year others may try to put spanners in yours works, unnerve you, but your patience and tenaciousness help you to tide over the gloomy period. Jupiter forms a benefic conjunction with other planets to give your career a push, till September. Whilst your family life remains stable and harmonious, Saturn will dampen your urge for romance and passion, to some extent and direct your energy to your career. Look after your health, stay alert and active and avail the career and financial opportunities.

Virgo (August 23-September 22)

2016 bring prosperity, creativity, optimism and harmony to you. Financial gains, promotions and positions of authority will boost your morale and status. As Saturn transits your fourth house governing property and possessions, you will be inclined to buy/sell property or just invest in commercial land deals. Just watch that these activities don’t drain off your energy and resources. The great benefactor Jupiter not only awakens your ambitions and desires but also props up your career with opportunities. Financially 2017 will be a great year and you will be able to add substantially to your coffers. The year is also excellent for settling down, tie a knot, focus on your family and enjoy love and bliss more so September forward. Solar eclipse in your sign in September puts you in limelight. Enjoy the great year Virgo.

Libra (September 23-October 22)

What a great year this is going to be Libra, despite a mixture of hassles and confrontations, Saturn in your 3rd house of communications and partnerships will bring you more joy and intellectual gratification. Career wise the early part of the year is slow, disruptive and sometimes distressing but the tempo soon picks up and you are on road to progress and success. With the advent of lunar eclipse in March your social life is bound to pick up, you tact, diplomacy and social skills will be in great demand. It is time to demand respect and appreciation from others and heed your own physical and mental needs. Mars boosts your finances in the first half of the year but avoid any joint ventures or business partnerships. 2017 will bring new friends and contacts, needless to say even new romantic encounters

Scorpio (October 23 - November 21)

Saturn transits Scorpios’ house of money and in conjunction with Uranus forecasts boost in your finances for the next couple of years. But this money will come through hard work, persuasion, mental strength, analytical spirit and talent, at the same time Saturn may spring some challenges. Limitations and barriers will disappear and if you are patient, diplomat and open you will created new contacts and gain their support. Opportunities to invest in property will arise over and over again but the planets urge you to be vigilant, alert and hawk-eyed before signing any contracts. Squabbles and confrontations may arise with your partner over money matters and power in the family. Mars may make you impulsive and erratic but try not to push too hard. The year end with joy, happiness and harmony all around.

Sagittarius (November 22-December 21)

Resources, creativity and abundant opportunities pave your way for success and accomplishment in 2017. With Saturn in Sagittarius, 2017 you will feel discomfort, because Saturn brings obligations, limitations, delays and confrontations. It is ideal time to get rid of all things that drag you back, friends, and relatives and off load other people’s baggage. Jupiter will impact your house of careers until September providing you professional opportunity and development, of growth and expansion. Joint ventures in education or media are god send for you this year and you will gain respect and appreciation and may also be asked to lead s group. Love, family and siblings will keep you busy and there is likely hood that you may spend quality time with an elderly relative. With all the minor setbacks and road blocks 2017 will prove to be an excellent year.

Capricorn (December 22-January 19)

Growth and expansion are your destiny this year; thanks to the benefic Jupiter in your 9th house. Your and near and avail will have opportunities to travel far and near and gain from the available resources and support. Most of you will get involved in social, religious or political activities opening new venues for mental activities. Achievements and success comes to you in career, financial and property zones by following your usual mode of working, interaction communications. Relationships will evolve to bring in harmony and happiness and those attached will be blessed with further bonding. Unexpected appearance of long lost love may trigger some passions, feelings and excitement but nothing conclusive. 2017 will be great for your prestige and prosperity and you will end the year in a slow, steady and gracious manner.

Aquarius (January 20-February 18)

Rewards, appreciations and praises are your boon in 2017 and it will be year to remember for many moon. Your past hard work, mental agility, brilliant ideas, innovations and creativity will be acknowledged. Promotions, bonuses and authority will boost your status and standing in the community. Your progress this year will be within an organisation, may it be a multi-national or joint ventures with a group. Some tensions and disruptions may appear around mid-year and more so if you mix business with pleasure. The goddess of love Venus transits your sign twice this year, making you attractive, sensual and charming. Some of you may start a new romance that may become permanent before the year ends. Relationships troubles may erupt temporarily around August, at the time of lunar eclipse. Overall 2017 is filled with excitement, adventure, career progress and financial stability. Enjoy it.

Pisces (February 19-March 20)

In 2016, the great benefactor Jupiter continues to influence your relationships and you have the desire to evolve and grow. You will connect to like-minded, pleasant and influential people and from September forward you will amicable connections with financial institutions and a boost to your earning power. With Saturn in Pisces’ house of career, professional ambitions and desires are boundless. Saturn loves hard work and often tests people’s patience, diplomacy and tenacity before rewarding with success and financial security. In 2017 you will need discipline, persistence and fool proof strategy to achieve your goals. Your emotional and love life will flourish so long you don’t demand too much from your partner and don’t let work pressure make you erratic and irrational. The lunar eclipse in September is the catalyst to change your life style. Overall positivity and progress rule your 2017.
*Acharya Surinder Gautama has been offering Astrology Consultations based on Vedic Astrology also known as Hindu Astrology that evolved in India about 4000 years before. Vedic Astrology helps us to understand life purpose and making right decisions about career, finances, relationships spiritual growth etc. He maintains his own website www.gurukaun.com which is regularly updated with Weekly/Monthly horoscopes .Also a Gem Therapist and Counsellor he writes Horoscopes columns for periodicals.
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