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Libra Daily Forecast for May 2016
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Daily forecasts for May 2016 written by Rob Tillett.
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Tue May 1:
- Well, it's May Day, my lovely Librans! Just the day for a
frolic in the fields, or a bonfire to frighten off the fashion tragics.
The Moon and Mars combine in your twelfth house of secrets, sorrow and
subconscious motivations. Blocks that have been holding you back may come
to the surface. Keep a low profile and enjoy some quiet time for
yourself. Take time to catch up with correspondence, especially with
friends overseas. Read more on May Day.
Restorative colors are emerald and foxglove.
Lucky numbers are 1 and 9.
Wed May 2:
- Sometimes you feel passionate about things and sometimes
everything gets a bit gritty and you struggle to break free. Try not
to overreact to the odd stress and strain, just rise graciously above it
all and harmony will be restored sooner than you think. Watch you are
not too forceful in expressing yourself now and get into arguments.
Look at the other person's point of view. You are probably not aware of
how intense you sound.
Appropriate colors are mother of pearl and dark green.
Lucky numbers are 3 and 62.
Thu May 3:
- Sometimes you get yourself worked up about things that are not as
important as you're making them out to be. Try to give yourself some
space to just wind down and be a bit more at peace if you possibly can.
Maybe you will be too sentimental on the surface. Try to be more honest
about your feelings underneath. You will want beauty or luxury at home
and your appetite may be more tempted than usual.
Positive colors are bright red and avocado.
Lucky numbers are 64 and 4.
Fri May 4:
Spiritual And Creative
- Today can be a wonderfully sensitive, spiritual and creative
time, but it's not very practical. So it's important to keep your
imagination under control and keep double-checking that you're being
realistic. Emotional muddles may be difficult to clear up at this time
and you could find loved ones evasive. On the bright side, your sense
of sympathy is extremely strong and your sense of mystery will attract
Beneficial colors are hazelnut and cream.
Lucky numbers are 3 and 42.
Sat May 5:
- You are certainly feeling more intense than usual under the
Scorpio Moon. Getting cash arrangements sorted out is vital, especially
if you feel you aren't being valued properly. If you feel frustrated
because companions are shutting off what you say, then you need to
rethink your approach. Sometimes the harder you push, the more they
resist. Gentle persuasion will work best; perhaps you might even be
slightly devious. Go the long way round rather than being too direct.
Fortunate colors are sunflower yellow and pale green.
Lucky numbers are 32 and 16.
Sun May 6:
- You seem genuinely happy with your own company and will be
content to reflect on your thoughts. You are radiating an inner peace
that others envy. But if there is someone close by in need, you will be
understanding of their problems. And because you are tuned in at a deeper
level than usual, your sympathy will hit the right spot. It's hard to fit
in with other people's orders or instructions. Find yourself a niche
where you can have more elbowroom.
Uplifting colors are myrtle and pepper.
Lucky numbers are 37 and 74.
Mon May 7:
Make Your Mark
- Now you intend to put all your grand plans into gear. No one will
accuse you of lacking courage or being too timid as you push rivals out
of the way. You intend to make your mark. Boss figures may find you a
little threatening as you obviously intend to take over the decision
making role. Be aware that charging ahead in a headstrong way could run
you into problems.
Ideal colors are terracotta and mustard.
Lucky numbers are 7 and 31.
Tue May 8:
- Are you talking non-stop, dear Libra? With the lively Moon in
your third house you're very communicative. But with the Moon and Venus
at odds, your fashion sense is overloaded, and what seems adventurous
to some may seem rather garish in the light of day. Your heart is in
the right place, but is your brain in the wrong gear? If you can see
everything in perspective, you'll cope better. Go for something out of
Favorable colors are mulberry and sweet corn.
Lucky numbers are 12 and 26.
Wed May 9:
- Your partner really wants to hear what you have to say at the
moment. You have a sensible view of your joint financial situation and
can sort out tangles faster than most. You will be concentrating on
confidential matters, both financial and emotional. You may also be
kept busier than usual handling inheritance, tax or insurance matters,
preparing investment analysis, and allocating funds for the repayment
or collection of debts.
Stabilizing colors are terracotta and fuchsia.
Lucky numbers are 43 and 24.
Thu May 10:
- It's a superficial, frivolous sort of day, dear Libra. Not a time
to do anything too heavy. Even financial matters have their good side.
Seek out friends who are elegant and fun, and even a bit trivial. Take
a break when you can to relax and enjoy yourself. In touch with your
feelings, you can reach out to others. Enjoy!
Favorable colors are plum and amber.
Lucky numbers are 10 and 11.
Fri May 11:
Push And Pull
- Are you trying to go in two opposite directions at once,
switching between duty and inclination? Uh oh. Following your whims
will give you a guilty conscience, but being dutiful will make you feel
hard done by, thanks to Venus being under pressure. Venus is the
planetary Goddess of Love, and Venus rules Libra, the icon of style in
the zodiac. Mix style with love and you have... You!
Balancing colors are mustard and silver.
Lucky numbers are 8 and 14.
Sat May 12:
A Little Tact
- Try to find a little tact as a counterbalance to your ambition,
and sweep companions up in your enthusiasm. Luckily tonight retro Venus
will bring sweetness and light to your life. But you are likely to
overindulge and expand as a result. And you will also be thoroughly and
gloriously lazy. But it might be a good time to mull over old memories in
the peaceful moments.
Empowering colors are ruby red and navy.
Lucky numbers are 7 and 46.
Sun May 13:
- Venus is dancing with the Moon in a beautiful aspect for
Mothers Day, dear Libra. It's the perfect day to make contact with your
darling maternal ancestor, and with Saturn also in a beautiful aspect,
you can strengthen your ties in the months ahead. If you have been
researching deep, important matters, a breakthrough is due. More on Mothers Day.
Fortunate colors are warm peach and aubergine.
Lucky numbers are 7 and 9.
Mon May 14:
Bags of Initiative
- Although you are often indulgent and sociable, you also have bags
of initiative and a good deal of ambition. You're more determined than
usual to work hard to gain your ends. Not only in your career but also
out on the social scene you need more excitement and adventure. Set out
to be entertained and informed at the same time. It's an exciting time.
Auspicious colors are antique gold and rosy copper.
Lucky numbers are 18 and 49.
Tue May 15:
- As Venus turns in your ninth house, higher education, religion,
politics and cultural pursuits suffer as your emotional perception
becomes clouded. Romance, marriage, or any venture involving a foreign
country or another culture or race is likely to find some reverses. You
feel less sociable and more sensitive, but this is a great opportunity to
really examine your beliefs, opinions, and culture of origin. Those
with in-laws may find those relationships needing some attention; you may
simply have to accept things as they stand (like it or not). Resolve
issues while Venus is retro, then you can power on when she turns direct
in a few weeks.
Favorable colors are hyacinth and silver.
Lucky numbers are 9 and 27.
Wed May 16:
- You are more intense now, and other people could find you more
stubborn than usual in discussions. Confront those who share joint
responsibilities with you so you can sort out better agreements. But
try not to go leaping into a situation too emotionally and then
discover that you don't really want to see it through to the end. It's
important to surround yourself with happy, reassuring companions.
Positive colors are turquoise and jade.
Lucky numbers are 12 and 34.
Thu May 17:
Find a Niche
- If you leap into situations without having thought them through
clearly, they won't turn out well. Try to accept some restraints, but
make changes as steadily as you can. Find a way of working where you
can express your individuality. Why put up with compromises? Find
yourself a niche where you have more elbow room. This is the time to
branch out on your own or explore new techniques of working.
Beneficial colors are ice blue and gunmetal grey.
Lucky numbers are 2 and 27.
Fri May 18:
Expectations Too High
- New arrangements are in the frame with your partner over joint
finances, as well as your emotional life. It may only be minor
adjustments that are needed but it'll put everything on a more solid
footing. Maybe you pitched your expectations too high about one
particular matter and the reality doesn't match your vision. Try to see
clearly what you have got going with your loved ones, and be satisfied.
If you demand perfection you'll always be discontented.
Auspicious colors are pumpkin and plum.
Lucky numbers are 9 and 20.
Sat May 19:
- Are you pondering the meaning of life? Your belief systems
guide your actions. Quite the armchair philosopher, you are thinking
deeply about life and want to swap ideas with friends. Honest,
outgoing, confident and good with words, you will be a popular
companion at work and at play. Jupiter active in your eighth house of
secret matters encourages a time of strong spiritual growth for you.
Empowering colors are antique gold and silver.
Lucky numbers are 8 and 35.
Sun May 20:
- Out with the old and in with the New Moon! This is the time to
review your beliefs, whether to do with politics, education or just
your philosophy of living. This solar eclipse presents an ideal energy to
break with the past and make a new start. Your outlook doesn't remain
static from childhood to old age -- you constantly discard what no longer
fits and take in new information which causes you to alter your approach.
Let your imagination soar; aim to paint on a broader canvas, with or
without the support of others. You need an independent partner, too.
Favorable colors are pistachio and mulberry.
Lucky numbers are 9 and 27.
Mon May 21:
- It won't be a huge problem, but you are going off in so many
different directions at once, you find it difficult to slow down. It's
a good idea to write down a few of the inspirations and bright ideas that
you have. Good news is in the air, perhaps a romantic contact with a
foreign flavor, so make the most of it.
Fortunate colors are jade and tartan.
Lucky numbers are 22 and 42.
Tue May 22:
Charm Is High
- You should be dealing superbly with almost everyone around you
just now and will even be able to bring authority figures around to
your side. The danger is that you may be moving ahead so fast that you
forget to pay attention to the details. However, as Venus is dancing,
your charm is high and so everyone is sure to dance to your tune. A
straightforward approach cuts through barriers and gets to the point of
any situation faster than usual.
Fortunate colors are mother of pearl and mango.
Lucky numbers are 50 and 30.
Wed May 23:
Trappings of Success
- Are you focused on your working situation? If you want more
recognition and appreciation of your talents, put your energy into
doing things in a new and different way. You need to get out of the rut
you are in and make sure that other people are being well looked after.
Perhaps you feel you have to be successful in the world to be loved.
Don't confuse your emotional worth with the trappings of success.
Auspicious colors are scarlet and cream.
Lucky numbers are 2 and 66.
Thu May 24:
- There's a great deal of good conversation going on, now that Merc
has cruised into chatty Gemini. Inspiration and strength are appearing
now which you never knew you possessed and these will help you through
the stress and strains of everyday routines. There are wise ones who
can help you understand yourself better -- you just have to find them.
Empowering colors are sunflower yellow and cornflower blue.
Lucky numbers are 36 and 59.
Fri May 25:
Be Honest With Yourself
- Do you feel cut off from the important people in your life? Or do
you just see it that way? Actually, you are alienating your deepest
feelings, because you think you might not like what you find. Ease up, be
honest with yourself and everything will fall into place. If the
foundations you have laid in the past are solid, now is your time to flourish.
Favorable colors are sable and ruby red.
Lucky numbers are 12 and 54.
Sat May 26:
Channel Your Energy
- You're dashing here and there, trying to sort out what others
think, untangling messes and getting confused as a result. You need to
channel this energy so that you don't do something stupid or have an
accident. At the end of it all, you come to your own conclusions as you
alway do. When the moment is right, you will know where to commit your
energy for a steady, successful future.
Effective colors are peach and gold.
Lucky numbers are 17 and 33.
Sun May 27:
- Give yourself some elbow room over the next couple of days. If
you are around other people too much you'll feel edgy and crowded. The
lively cosmic energy around you now inclines you to leap to
conclusions. Wild and fiery things could get you into trouble. Your
working relationships may not be that easy either, since things can be
Advantageous colors are indigo and ebony.
Lucky numbers are 40 and 55.
Mon May 28:
Go With The Flow
- Any tasks that require clear thinking or attention to precise
detail won't work out too well. If you end up in a pickle you'll have
to go back and redo them later on. Push dreary chores to one side. Go
with the flow; you'll get where you want to go just as quickly. Your mind
will wander quite a bit today, so think before you speak.
Opportune colors are aqua and apricot.
Lucky numbers are 4 and 66.
Tue May 29:
- For a few weeks your dynamic energy is channeled into work and
achieving your ambitions. At times you justify what you do just because
of the outcome. This can make you seem opportunistic and insensitive to
the needs of those less able. You find it difficult to understand
people who lack your drive but just remember that everyone is
different. You are determined to sweep everything into shape at home. But
beware a tendency to be too aggressive.
Auspicious colors are primrose yellow and burnt orange.
Lucky numbers are 1 and 15.
Wed May 30:
Find Your Anchor
- With the Moon in your sign, you have a strong need to belong,
to be loved and cosseted. Reassuring friends will give you more attention
and support than usual, and be an anchor for you. Try to avoid over-
eating, because this kind of self-indulgence will only make you feel
worse later. Your mood is fickle, so you need friends who will let you
lean on them one moment and fly free the next.
Harmonious colors are rust red and butterscotch.
Lucky numbers are 66 and 51.
Thu May 31:
- The fortunate influence of Venus is all you around you today,
so keep your eyes open for the opportunity to enjoy good luck. Your
instincts and intuition are working well, so you could end up in the
right place at the right moment, saying the right thing. It's a
buoyant, enthusiastic mood with more stimulating company over the next
few weeks. Maybe more travel if you can manage, or some other way of
broadening your horizons.
Beneficial colors are pastels and orange.
Lucky numbers are 7 and 18.
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