Our bimonthly forecast
(23 October – 21 November) Your desire to make more money is high. Look for signs around you and ask friends for prospects that can give you satisfying returns on your capital. Sell your pre-loved items or move your money into accounts with higher yield. Start small and let your ideas — and money — grow naturally. Peridot can
(22 November – 21 December) There are days when shopping feels like a chore, and however persistent you look around there’s really nothing that catches your fancy. And then there are days when it seems the mall is your one massive wardrobe. Take your best friend diamond with you on your shopping sprees.
(22 December – 19 January) Working from home is not for everyone. Rolling out of your bed and into your workspace while still in your pyjamas might sound like a great idea, but when problems arise and you have no one around you to consult with, the novelty of working from home will surely begin to wear off. Proceed with caution. Tiger’s-eye will unblock your creative side and help you re-focus.
(20 January – 18 February) Saying yes to opportunities that come your way can have amazing results. But do it all the time and there’s also a danger of getting you overbooked most days, leaving you exhausted. Take control of your own schedule. Set aside time in your calendar just for you. Hematite will help settle your energy and anxiety.
(19 February – 20 March) It may feel like there’s always someone smarter and better than you. But that’s no reason to stop trying. Any limitations you face now can only make you stronger in the future. Accept challenges with courage and humour. What better stone to guide you in your journey than your birthstone aquamarine?
(23 September – 22 October)
If your idea of social interaction only involves your mobile phone or computer, then it’s high time you leave your gadgets behind and rediscover the joys of chatting in real life. Direct contact not only enhances your social skills but also opens up a whole new world of more insightful discussions. Azurite will help you unleash your hidden charisma.
(21 March – 19 April) If you feel you are constantly rushing throughout the day, why not rearrange your schedule to get up an hour earlier than usual? This should give you a good head start to enjoy your morning coffee, clean up your inbox, and plan your day with limited distraction. Wear aventurine for some stress-busting action.
(20 April – 20 May) Your inner workout diva might go into hiatus mode as temperatures get cooler and your social calendar gets busier. It’s tempting to just With willpower, your life will improve dramatically. Amethyst repels negativity and promotes selfdiscipline.
(21 May – 20 June) Your career is not exactly what you had imagined it to be, and your personal relationships are mostly in the low cycle. You know there’s a way out, and wishful thinking will not resolve anything at all. Stop wishing and start doing. Ruby will inspire you to make some bold moves.
(21 June – 22 July) Running away from your problems might provide temporary relief. But sooner or later you will have to face your worries head on. And while you are in the business of dealing with obstacles, you might also want to tackle the health issues you have been avoiding. Carnelian helps overcome fear and improve self-reliance.
(23 July – 22 August) A revival of interest is forthcoming and can bring you to a crossroad. The idea of pursuing your passion this time around will play in your mind. Go for a career change if it suits your lifestyle, otherwise squeezing in time for your passion while staying in your current career should do the trick. Rhodonite will help you navigate a tough situation.
(23 August – September 22) Sometimes a breakdown can lead to a breakthrough. Don’t let the things that upset you today hinder you from growing. Disappointments are inescapable, and how you react to them is a real test of character. Refocus your energy on the longer term and let go of the things you have no control over. Be inspired by pearls.
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