2015 Predictions The year 2015 totals up to 8 (2+0+1+5). The number 8 is represented by Saturn that has a strong effect on the first two months of the year, namely the Capricorn and Aquarius zodiac signs. This is the only planet that rules for two months continuously Those born in this period, along with on the 8th, 17th and 26th, are influenced by number 8. It's believed that Saturn (Shani) brings about delays and misfortunes, but this is not always the case. Saturn is regarded as the Lord of Judgment. Saturn teaches us that life is not always a bed of roses. And when Saturn gives, it can give in abundance. Number 8 is also quite spiritual, which is why most renowned saints have been born on the 8th, 17th or 26th. The year 2015 could be extreme for those born on a No 4 (Uranus) or dates which add up to 4 or 8, like 4th, 8th, 13th, 17th, 22nd, 26th or 31st. Those born under the numbers 1 (Sun), 3 (Jupiter), 5 (Mercury) and 6 (Venus) can expect a smoother sailing this year. To appease Saturn, hard work and good deeds are the best ways. Apart from this, using one's lucky numbers, colours and a fortunate name can avoid problems connected to this number. There are two circles in the figure 8, one on top while the other is at the bottom. People affected by this number usually tend to get caught in either the upper or the lower circle, denoting either a powerful life or one filled with mishaps. There is hardly ever a middle path. We get 8 if the year is written as 2015, so if we write '15 instead of 2015 it adds up to 6, denoting Venus (harmony). 2015 FOR INDIA India adds up to the number 12 that denotes sacrifice. If it was officially named Bharat, it would add up to the peaceful and prosperous number 15. While there would be a few hurdles in the first half of the year 2015, as Saturn first takes trials, on August 15 India will enter its 69th year of Independence, which promises better times, as 69 = 6 (Venus). USE SHADES OF BLUE IN 2015 Black represents Saturn, and wearing black can make us invite Saturn.so avoid black. To reduce the influence of Saturn in 2015, we should use all shades of blue that represents Venus. Saturn is not always bad Gary Kirsten picked up the World Cup for India in his 44th year. AR Rahman won oscar for India in his 44th year. Saturn also doesn't encourage shortcuts, so speculative industries like stock markets or gambling of any kind usually don't favour number 8s. Stock markets may feel jittery, especially till 1508. Along with taking trials, it also blesses one with will-power and determination. Industries that demand patience, like investments in land property , farming, mining, agriculture, research, science, spirituality , yoga, alternate sciences and accountancy may do better in 2015 than last year. Happy New Year..