Traditionally, the beginning of each year in the Philippines and elsewhere seeking good fortune and dispelling bad omens among the stars, ushers in countless oracles, believe them or not.
In the case of popular Filipino psychic Madam Suzette Arandela, she says that her foreboding predictions are only guide posts and reminders to keep us off possible dangers.
Her rosy future foretold in the Year of the Tiger which starts on February 1, 2022 is in itself an inspiration for people to go on and act more positively and constructively like when she said that “the Philippine economy will revive in 2022. It is the small business community that is more to move upward.
“Small businesses like food, jewelry and clothing will be successful,” Madam Suzette projects.
According to Arandela, the ideal courses to be taken by students in 2022 are nursing, physical therapy, information technology, pharmacy, medical services, computer science at business management.
“Ang business naman na bagay ngayong taong ito ay (Meanwhile, the businesses which are in tune this year are) water industry, pharmaceutical, real estate, insurance (health and life), online, foods, printing,” she enumerates.
“Patuloy ang pag-develop ng mga (There will be a continuous development and building of) condos, subdivisions at (and) malls sa bansa (in the country),” she foresees.
“Taon pa rin ng COVID-19 pandemic ang 2022 (This year is still pandemic time).
“Ang tourism ay affected pa rin ng pandemic kabilang ang (Tourism will still be affected by the pandemic including businesses like) airlines, manpower, travel agencies, shipping at (and) anything connected sa (to) beauty.
“Patuloy pa rin ang pagmyu-mutate ng COVID-19 (The virus will still mutate).
“Need pa ring pag-ingatan ang mga sakit tulad ng (We still need to keep away from illnesses like) flu, pneumonia, dengue, respiratory illness, high blood at heart ailment.
“Kikita pa rin ang mga (Moneymaking is the key word for) drug stores, clinics at magiging busy pa rin ang ating mga (and busy will be the schedule of our doctors).
“Matutuloy pa rin ang eleksyon ngayong taong ito at bababa si Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa kanyang puwesto. Gayunman, mag-iiba na ang miyembro ng gabinete sa gitnang bahagi ng taon (Elections will pursue this year and President Rodrigo Duterte will step down from his office. In the course of this event, cabinet members will be revamped in the middle of the year).
“Sa peace and order situation, magiging tahimik ang mga key cities sa Metro Manila (They will be peaceful).
“Marami pa ring mahuhuli in connection with drugs at mahihirapan itong malutas (Many will still be nabbed and jailed in drug cases and these menace will find it hard to solve).
“Rampant pa rin ang scams. Kailangan ang mahigpit na pagbabantay sa perang pinaghirapan (we need to secure our hard-earned money).
“Marami pa ring (There will be rise in the cases of) kidnapping, theft, murder at (and) rape.
“3 bulkan na aktibo, Pinatubo, Taal at Mayon ang sasabog (The three active volcanoes will erupt).
“May lindol na magaganap (Earthquake) with 7.5 tectonic in origin which will affect the Visayas and Luzon particularly Southern Luzon.
“8 malalakas na bagyo ang dadaan sa Pilipinas at maaapektuhan ang mga region sa (Eight strong typhoons will pummel in the various Philippine areas of responsibilities of (Luzon, Visayas at (and) Mindanao.
“Malalaking baha sa (Big floods will ram) Metro Manila, Nothern Luzon at (and) Mindanao.
“Magkakaroon ng sakuna sa dagat at isang passenger ship going to Mindanao ang lulubog na maaaring maganap sa (There will be sea mishap and one passenger ship going to Mindanao will be casualty and may happen in) June, July or September.
“Isang private plane ang babagsak (will crash down).
“Magkakasunog sa mga business place sa (There’ll be fire in) Bulacan, Metro Manila at sa isang (and one) mall sa (in) Quezon City,” she gushes.
Now let us pray that the negative vibes be warded off by His mighty spirit.