For Capricorn (Makar) Ascendant or Lagna this year indicates sudden obstacles and delays in important pursuits at the beginning of the year and especially the transit of Saturn is not very positive. However Transit of Venus may give good chances of earning for you. There may be a few problems in your married and family life in this year. Minor disputes are possible and you need to control your temper. You may have to give your best to gain the desired results in competitive exams and study related matters. You may have to suffer from unexpected diseases and it is also possible that old chronic diseases may also flare up in this year.
A bright year ahead is foreseen. Capricorn is a sign of economy, caution, and reserve….but alignments of this year encourage you to come out of your shells and enjoy life with full optimism and vivacity. You will feel optimistic, and there will be ample opportunity for travel, study, and progress in life. If you were born between December 21 and January 12, you will get the respect that you richly deserve and your life will be more stable. Capricorns born beyond January 12 may have to wait for 2009 for their dose of rewards and recognitions!.
Take care of your health. Expenses may give you some tension. Anyhow, you will have proportionate inflow of money. You will spend money for good causes like auspicious occasions and spiritual purposes. You should be very careful while opening your mouth. You should never hurt others by your words even while making fun! You may get income from a foreign country. Health will not be a concern as it was before. Many improvements can be expected after April.
During this year, you have to put forth sincere efforts in all aspects. It will bring in positive results and as a result, you may likely to get benefit financially. You cannot escape from hurdles that come into your way. Be prepared to face any situation. Develop self-confidence level and do not be depressed. You are likely to face irksome situation from your own family members. There is no threat on health front. However, minor ailments will be a worry to you. Natives in the field of financial sector may yield good results during the year. Professionals and buisnesspersonals will flourish well. If you are doing medical business, good profits can be expected. However, minor fluctuations in financial affairs may cause you worry. Exercise more care while driving vehicles, as there is a possibility of facing an accident. Some of the natives may have to move away from their own places due to unavoidable circumstances. Take care of your valuables. There may be difference of opinion with your children and your parents on one issue or other leading to separation. Your social image will be at stake. At the end of the year, lady luck will smile on you.
Natives of Uttarashada may expect sudden gain from unknown sources. Good situation is going to emerge and there will be gains from apparent losses. Keep an eye on your secret enemies. Sravanam natives will increase their income. Earning through foreign sources will add your bank balance. Natives of Dhanista may have to face problems from all angles. Your enemies will expose problems for you.
For better results, you have to recite Vishnu Saharanama daily during the wee hours. You have to offer prayer to Saibaba on Thursday that will increase your confidence level. Perform japa to Lord Sani on Saturday and perform puja to Lord Hanuman on the same day with Sindur for 8 weeks continuously. Recitation of Hanuman Chalisa regularly is advised. Wear a blue sapphire studded ring duly energized on Saturday and wear blue colored dress. Your lucky direction is north.
Career, Incomes and Gains
Those working in the fields of law, counseling, medicine, academics, and travel will fare better than others. New methods might be introduced at your work-place, or you might be exposed to technological advances in your field this year. New assignments will help you to gain more exposure to both people and methods, and thus pave the way for your future progress. You will learn a lot in the course of your professional duties this year.
Ascendant lord Saturn is transiting over the 8th house. It shows sudden obstacles and delay in important pursuits. However, Dashmesh ( 10th Lord) Venus is transiting over the 11th house till 19th of January 2008. Hence, during this period, you might have finest sources of earnings. Success, happiness and prosperity are sure for you during this period. You will have a tremendous confidence to carry pursuits. You would enjoy a big amount of success and reputation. All your feats and endeavors will meet with success. You will able to come over your difficulties. If, you are in service, you will get promotion or other monetary benefits. You would be praised by others.
During this period unexpected and sudden gains are possible. You must make best use of this period. After 19th of January 2008 when Venus will move over the 12th house during this period, you might have to face hindrances as far as you career is concerned. But it would be a favorable transit for those who are connected with foreign lands or multinational firms. Transiting Rahu over the 2nd house is indicating deceive from own people as well as friends. Sudden loss of money is also possible. Expenditures would be on increasing. But, you will spend over the auspicious activities as noble Jupiter is transiting over the 12th house.
You have a good possibility of gaining through stocks if you plan your investment strategy wisely. Gains from rental properties will add to your liquidity. You may have to spend a lot on life-improvement activities like academic activities, travels to study market forces, investing on gadgets to improve work-efficiency, etc. Businessmen of this sign – in particular – may find an increase in such productive expenditure. Do not worry about the increased quantum of your spending because what you spend now will return to you gainfully any way.
Love, Family and Social Life
Family life will be pleasant, stable, and enjoyable. Many of you will be impelled to tie the knot this year. There could be expansion in the family either by way of marriage, or by birth of new children in the household. Single natives will meet the persons of their dreams this year. Happiness in your general environment will show positively as increased happiness and vivacity when you spend precious moments with your dear ones at home.
Due to Transit of Rahu over the 2nd house and aspect of Saturn, There might be some troubles in your family. Probably, your views will not match with other family members. Some minor disputes might take place. Hence, try to control your temper. You will feel, there should be some changes in your attitude. From 28th of April 2008 to 20th of June 2008, during this time, you might major disputes or differences with your spouse as Mars would be transiting in sign of debilitation over the 7th house in this time. You should go for proper remedies to remove ill effects of Mars. Some troubles towards children are also possible.
Education and Traveling
Panchmesh ( 5th Lord) Mars is transiting over the 6th house till 27th of April 2008. It shows you have to put your best efforts. There might be a tough competition. If, you are pre-paring for any interview or entrance exams, success would not be a cup of tea. Keep patience don't take decisions in a hurry. After 28th of April 2008 situation might be in your control. Do not indulge yourself concentration cinema, music or other worldly comforts. Some professional as well as domestic journeys are quite possible.
No major health complaints likely as you are likely to be in the best of spirits and vitality this year. Unless there are sensitive transits/ progressions as per your natal horoscope, Capricorns have no cause for health concerns at all this year.
Due to transit of ascendant lord Saturn over the 8th house along with Ketu, you might suffer due to some chronic as well as sudden diseases. Probably, these diseases would not be curable or these will take a long time to recover.
Important periods in the year 2008
Best period for travel: April 2008, May 2008, September 2008, October 2008, November 2008. (In fact the whole year is good for travels!).
Best period for romance/ family matters: January 2008, March 2008, April 2008, June 2008, July 2008, November 2008.
Best period for new ventures: January 2008, February 2008, April 2008, Between 10th and 26th of July 2008, September 2008, and between 7th November 2008 and 12th December 2008.