Oriental astrology

Related to Oriental astrology: Chinese zodiac, Chinese astrology

Oriental astrology

A form of eastern divination based on a 12- year cycle and involving 12 animals which, unlike the zodiac signs of western astrology, are not based on the configuration or movement of planets or stars.
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In Oriental Astrology, it opens the gates of all forms of plenty.
The event was held at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, at Ryton-on-Dunsmore, near Coventry, where guests were entertained by a talk on Feng Shui and Oriental astrology.
Here is how the different signs in oriental astrology will fare:
If this rooster were asked to describe itself, it would in all likelihood say the following: I herald the coming of the dawn and at sunset, I declare its departure; I stand for precision; I labor like clockwork and can be labeled a perfectionist; I am a task master like no other, a watchful administrator and desire to have perfect order in the world; I am known as the Don Quixote of Oriental Astrology; outwardly, I give the impression of self assurance, aggressiveness, but at heart, I am really old fashioned and conservative (if all the above sounds like a description of President Duterte, it is because he was born in the Year of the Rooster).