Daily horoscope by Manisha Koushik: Thursday, January 4

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Taurus: Your popularity on the social front is likely to soar.



You must remain in a positive frame of mind, even if you are neglected by others. Expect a positive outcome in a business venture. You are likely to give your best and enjoy the returns on the academic front.

Those feeling under the weather will begin to show quick recovery. Your desire for a mate may soon find you hitting the romantic path. It is best to start saving now, as it may become difficult later.


Your popularity on the social front is likely to soar and make you feel good. You make steady progress on the professional front and impress others by your performance.

Challenges on the academic front will be met, as you remain determined to prove yourself. Building relationships is indicated, so get ready to expand your social circle. A short break is indicated and will prove rejuvenating. You take steps to keep fit and healthy by shaking a leg.


Your reluctance to toe someone’s line will only aggravate matters, so take your call. Slowly and steadily, you will manage to take things under your control on the academic front and improve your situation.

A good break is expected on professional front for some. You will have to think up some more ways of earning, as a source of income threatens to dry up. Love life is likely to get rejuvenated through your efforts. Health remains satisfactory.


Taking responsibility for something that is not in your charter of duties is likely to add to your professional reputation. You are likely to put in the required efforts on the academic front to improve your performance.

Not seeing eye to eye with a parent or family elder is possible. Paucity of time may compel you to put romance on the backburner. You will not be keen to participate in something that does not interest you.


If travel is on your mind for doing something specific go right ahead, whether someone accompanies you or not. You remain strong on the academic front and shine in whatever you participate in.

Support of family will encourage you to inch closer to your objective on the professional front. Company of friends can keep you happily engaged. Someone who likes you may take pains to express his or her feelings for you on the romantic front.  


This may not be the right time to rake up an issue that affects you personally. You may find yourself being sidelined by others on the professional front.

You will be confident enough to perform well on the academic front. Look after your diet, as irregular timings at work may take their toll on your health. Your actions are likely to please spouse or a family elder. Love is in the air, so enjoy your heart out!


Something entrusted to you may take more time than anticipated. Your progress at work may be slow, but it will be devoid of mistakes. Financial planning done beforehand is likely to help you keep your expenses in check.

Be wary of a glib talker with a poison tongue. Cupid is likely to smile on those looking for love. Efforts on the health front are likely to be fruitful.


A personal matter may keep you in two minds, so get the opinion of others on the same. You want to reach for the stars on the professional front, but don’t quite know how. Getting involved and maintaining focus are certainly going to help you along the way. Although you perform well on the academic front, satisfaction may elude you. Taking the opinion of someone close will be important for something you plan to embark upon.




Cater to contingencies, if you want things to move along smoothly. Project your requirement to someone in a tactful manner, if you want yes for an answer.

Those not keeping well for long on the health front are likely to show remarkable recovery. Don’t expect instant results, as whatever you have invested in will take time to mature. Someone may expect a helping hand from you, so don’t disappoint.   


Find an alternative, if you find yourself getting bogged down at work. Keep pace with those around you in a competitive situation, lest you be left behind on the academic front.

A peaceful home atmosphere will allow you to let your hair down and relax. Socially, your popularity is likely to rise through active participation in everything. Networking will work only to an extent; you need merit too.


The day turns out to be satisfactory, as far as profession is concerned. At home, you are likely to get into the groove and complete whatever is your lot.

Encouraging signs are likely to emerge, as you perform well on the academic front. Your desire to buy something expensive will be fulfilled, as you have the money. Maintaining an active life will do your health a whale of a good. You may have to extend a helping hand.


There is a bright chance of getting even with someone, who is trying to put you down at work. Your expertise at work may be much sought after. A competitive situation on the academic front is likely to bring the best in you.

An increase in salary cannot be ruled out for some. You will get benefitted on the health front by following health conscious people. Someone may expect your help, so be available and supportive.