Diwali is an auspicious time for new beginnings. Wonder what future has in store for you? Tarot card reader Maanya Kohli looks at her cards to predict for the zodia signs on this diwali. Excerpts from Hindustan Times dated 24th Oct. by Maanya Kohli.
Dear Arians, the festival of lights brings lots of joy,
celebration, success, and happiness. It seems that you have worked very hard over the past few months and now is the time to reap the fruits of your hard work.
This is a period of completion. One cycle of your life is ending and another cycle is beginning. You are now feeling a sense of closure as well as accomplishment.
The cards foretell good news related to marriage, childbirth, or a dream coming true. You are bound to get well-earned praise and success for your achievements.
Travel is also on the cards for you! So get ready to pack your bags and leave on a jet plane. You will embark on a journey, which will prove to be extremely beneficial.
Angel Message: Enjoy, celebrate, and be ready to usher in a new chapter in life.
Good Color: Sky Blue
Good Number: 21
Taurus: April 21 through May 21
Dear Taureans, you are known for your warm and gregarious nature, then why is that you are suppressing your emotions this Diwali. You need to go all out, express your feelings, and get attached to people.
You are confident and intelligent and will be able to win over arguments. It's an auspicious time to sit for examinations and interviews because it's very likely that you would come out with flying colors. The cards also foresee professional growth so get ready for a promotion or a huge bonus!
Angel Message: Act on your impulses, leave behind your inhibitions. Get involved with people and share happiness with your family and friends.
Good Color: Silver
Good Number: 6
Gemini: May 22 through June 21
Dear Geminis, this Diwali ushers in the fulfillment of a long-cherished goal.
You are brimming with the feeling of satisfaction of a job well done! You will be successful in creative projects and business ventures. The cards also indicate that you will win tributes for the same. You are keen to improve the quality of your life or your work.
Geminis, remember that you have all the skills necessary to achieve your goals and succeed in all your undertakings. Do not let despair dampen your enthusiasm. However, never forget the benefits of team work! You are likely to fare better if you work as a team and cooperate with others. Also, be open to suggestions as they will prove to turn in your favour.
Good news will also arrive on the wealth front.
Children will make you proud and will be a source of happiness!
Angel Message: Get ready to be rewarded or recognised for your past labour!
Good Color: Lotus Pink, Orange
Good Number: 3
Cancer: June 22 through July 23
Dear Cancerians, this Diwali you must spare some time for self-introspection. Try and understand the deeper meaning of life. No event is a matter of chance but everything is based on cause and effect. Accept responsibility for your actions and do not try to shift the blame onto others. If an event has occurred in your life it is because of your own past choices.
This Diwali, invest in yourself, go on a shopping spree or go for a makeover! Be a little less critical of yourself.
Be wary not to unnecessarily get into fights or legal affairs. Do not ruffle feathers of government officials as it might prove detrimental.
A Libra person will be supportive.
Angel Message: Believe in Karma. As you sow so shall you reap!
Good Color: Light Green
Good Number: 11
Leo: July 24 through August 23
This Diwali brings with it sudden and unexpected events in your life, beloved Lions! There could be a sudden turn of events, a quick departure or arrival. You also might be pulled into a debate or an argument.
The cards also show that you are brimming with confidence. You will be successful in professional undertakings and would have a competitive edge over your colleagues and co-workers. Feel free to implement and share new ideas and creative ventures. You will be impartial in your decisions. Please ensure that you do not act too hastily or else your efforts might get wasted.
Angel Message: Be confident and tread on the rosy path of success! Use your intellect to win over situations.
Good Color: Steel Grey, Silver
Good Number: 3
Virgo: August 24 through September 23
Dear Virgos, it seems that you are currently focusing on short-term desires rather than long-term goals. Remember, you need to move beyond worldly pleasures toward things that bring you sustainable happiness and satisfaction.
This Diwali, you need to take a holiday or a break from your usual routine. Do things you enjoy, be happy, celebrate the occasion called life and come back rejuvenated and recharged! A walk in the woods will prove therapeutic.
You are sure to get some news or message around Diwali. In case the message doesn't seem to be positive at first glance, keep in mind that there is always potential in the message that the cards bring for you!
Don't gamble excessively this Diwali.
Angel Message: You might be dillydallying and are not accepting responsibility professionally or personally. Trust your instincts, have faith, everything will turn out for your best.
Good Color: Brown, Gold
Good Number: 5, 8
Libra: September 24 through October 23
Dear Librans, this Diwali brings you great happiness as you will be enjoying the spoils of your victory. You will achieve your goals and will get public recognition for your efforts. Remember, that this victory is just the beginning and you still need to do a lot of work, miles to go before you sleep! Have faith that you will reach your destination and will achieve even greater glory and fame.
This is a good time to start a new project…you could launch a brand or a fashion label, publish a book, or act in a movie. Just be wary that your success does not get to your head as it was pride that led to Satan's fall from the heaven.
The cards also foretell the beginning of a new friendship or a romantic relationship.
Angel Message: Chart the path less travelled by and you shall be victorious!
Good Color: Dark Blue
Good Number: 6
Scorpio: October 24 through November 22
This Diwali marks a period in your life where one chapter is over and a new chapter is about to begin. You are currently in a state of rest and relaxation but at the same time you are brimming with enthusiasm to turn over a new leaf in life.
This is a good time for a family get-together. The cards indicate that the time is ripe for a special occasion such as your graduation, marriage after a long courtship, or successful completion of an important business venture!
You might even travel for business or pleasure. The travel will bring you well-deserved success, recognition, and happiness!
Angel Message: Be ready to herald the new phase in your life with open arms!
Good Color: All colors of the rainbow
Good Number: 21
Sagittarius: November 23 through December 21
Dear Archer, this Diwali you will be filled with will power, patience, and determination. Your innate strength is so strong that you will be able to win over every problem and situation. Please remember, that it is easier to win not by using brute force but by use of sheer love and patience.
Your home front will be filled with trust and mutual love and fulfillment. You can coax your partner into agreeing to your ways of thinking.
You will take responsibility of your actions and will triumph over all odds. Wealth and bounty will also pour in this Diwali!
A Leo person will be supportive.
Angel Message: Give others space and offer love and patience to your partner. You will be pleasantly surprised with the outcome.
Good Color: Yellow
Good Number: 8
Capricorn: December 22 through January 20
Dear Capris, this Diwali you need to alter the course of your actions. Look at all the bounty around you and stop concentrating over the negatives. Understand that everything happens for a reason and all of life's experiences teach you a lesson.
Keep in mind that some amount of suffering is for your own good and you will eventually emerge stronger. Maybe you feel that much has been lost but the cards foresee that there is still a ray of hope. A new opportunity is knocking at your door. Stop crying over spilled milk, open your eyes, and embrace new prospects.
Angel Message: Do not indulge in self-pity and never let your tears stop you from seeing what is left over. Smile and cherish all that Diwali brings with it for you.
Good Color: Grey
Good Number: 5
Aquarius: January 21 through February 19
Dear Aquarians, this Diwali is the time to turn a fresh leaf in the chapter of life. It is time to move on. The cards indicate travel or movement away from the known toward the unknown. You might still feel attached to the past or the known, but in your heart you know that this movement is for the better and will bring you much-deserved success, happiness, and love. Yes, you might even find love beckoning to you.
It is a good time to take a stock of your situation and analyse what you can do to attract happiness and joy. Seek innate happiness and joy and not only worldly pleasures. Start your journey of inner discovery.
Angel Message: This Diwali try to light the diyas with the light from your innate self.
Good Color: Sunshine Yellow, Pink
Good Number: 8
Pisces: February 20 through March 20
Dear Pisceans, Diwali brings with it some good news or message from the angels for you. You are filled with enthusiasm, creativity, and child like imagination. Realise your creative potential; trust me, life will never be the same henceforth. You are ready to challenge yourself and push yourself to the limit.
On the romantic front, you will meet someone who is a faithful lover with oodles of passion and enthusiasm.
This Diwali the light from your inner fire will show you that you do not need to escape from problems.
Angel Message: You are strong enough to take the world head on…you will be surprised with the outcome.
Good Color: Red, Pink
Good Number: 9
Source: Tarot Readings for Zodiac Signs