Horoscope for January 26, 2014

‘Today’s Birthday (01/26/14). Speak your heart at work this year, to loved ones, and to the one in the mirror. Your words inspire. Grow your understanding of health and healing. Explore through your own fitness. Play provides brilliance and breakthroughs. Look for joy and goodness, and spread it around. Let go of old ways that no longer serve. Keep the faith.

To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.

Aries (March 21 — April 19) 

Today is an 8 — Rebellions could flare up. Unfamiliar endeavors and thinking may be scary, but could also bring great rewards. You don’t know until you try. When stuck, imagine a fresh approach. Resistance persists. Try using oncoming energy in your favor.

Taurus (April 20 — May 20) 

Today is a 7 — Immerse yourself in financial efforts today and tomorrow, and savor prosperity. Make careful decisions; appearances can deceive. Chop wood and carry water, as the Zen saying goes. See that someone takes pictures to share with friends.

Gemini (May 21 — June 20)

Today is an 8 — Don’t fear the unknown. Use this opportunity to learn something new, or delegate it to an experienced partner. Today and tomorrow are good for compromise. Recall a friend’s wise advice. Schedule travel for later.

Cancer (June 21 — July 22) 

Today is an 8 — The work to be done gets obvious today and tomorrow. Don’t chatter about it. Take action on your brilliant idea. Don’t make expensive promises, even for a good reason. Balance productivity, service and health.

Leo (July 23 — Aug. 22) 

Today is a 7 — Things seem easier for the next few days. Give thanks. There’s more time for love today and tomorrow. The work may not go according to plan. Reassure a skeptic. Spend time in mindless diversion.

Virgo (Aug. 23 — Sept. 22) 

Today is a 6 — Attend to family matters today and tomorrow. There’s a change at home. Don’t gossip about work. Let the others follow through on details. Don’t get distracted by fantasies. Do your chores before going out to play.

Libra (Sept. 23 — Oct. 22)

Today is a 7 — A friend introduces you to a great connection. Impress them with your stand, not your financial circumstances. Talk about the change you imagine. Mention the concrete steps to take. New doors could open.

Scorpio (Oct. 23 — Nov. 21) 

Today is an 8 — Finances flow with activity. Balance earning and expense. Don’t fund a fantasy. Check for authenticity. It’s a good time for change. A beautiful moment could balance a setback. Take a loved one out for fun.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22 — Dec. 21)

Today is an 8 — You’re extra confident today and tomorrow. Travel looks fine. Don’t start a new project yet. You find an answer you were seeking. Shift your perceptions. Expect energy surges. You’ve earned a rest. Take it when needed.

Capricorn (Dec. 22 — Jan. 19) 

Today is a 7 — Finish up what you’ve promised today and tomorrow. Another brilliant discovery incites you to spend a little. An interesting development isn’t expensive. Handle obligations, then savor the freedom. Consider actions before taking them.

Aquarius (Jan. 20 — Feb. 18)

Today is a 6 — Talk about shared goals. Keep one eye on the prize. Develop a strategy with teammates through tomorrow. Work out a better budget. Don’t get misled by illusions. Many eyes see farther down the road.

Pisces (Feb. 19 — March 20) 

Today is a 7 — Career matters occupy your thoughts. You’ll be held accountable the next few days. Go for reality over fantasy… nebulous illusion putters out. You’re inspired to be creative. New information threatens old ideas and assumptions.