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What Your Chinese Zodiac Says About You
Y ou probably know there are 12 Chinese zodiac animals used to represent years, is the year of the Pig. Zodiac signs play an integral part in Chinese culture, and can be used to determine your fortune for the year, marriage compatability, career fit, best times to have a baby, and so much more. The general consensus is that the zodiacs originally had something to do with the worship of animals. A zodiac system has existed in Chinese culture since the Qin dynasty, more than 2, years ago. Over time the zodiacs became more and more integrated into everyday life, with different meanings and characteristics assigned to each animal. This in turn gave rise to various compatabilities and incompatabilities between each zodiac, and play a major role in marriage and career decisions, fortune-telling and more! The zodiac cycle repeats every 12 years, making it easy to figure out whether it's your year- just check if your age is a multiple of 12!
The Chinese Zodiac is based on a year cycle, with each year represented by an animal. The year cycle of the Chinese Zodiac is based on the traditional Chinese lunar calendar. In this calendar, the first day of the year usually falls on the second new moon after the winter solstice. On New Year's day, we enter a new Chinese zodiac cycle, which follows this order:. As with many Chinese traditions , there is a story attached to the types of animals and the order they appear in the Chinese Zodiac. He was so busy ruling the universe that he had no time to visit earth. He wished to know what the animals of earth looked like, so he invited them all to his heavenly palace for a banquet.
Chinese zodiac animals have lucky meanings. Chinese people associate each animal with certain characteristics. It's believed that people born in a given year have the personality of that year's animal. Click the animal signs below to learn more about each zodiac animal. Each zodiac animal's year comes around every 12 years, and each year is associated with a zodiac animal. The most recent zodiac sign years are shown below. Each Chinese zodiac animal has personality traits assigned to it by the ancient Chinese.
What Year Is What Animal?
You are pretty good this week. In terms of work, you can finish my own work well, and get appreciation from the leaders. - Many people are aware that in China each year is represented by an animal sign, and that every twelve years form a zodiac cycle.
People born in the Year of the Boar are traditionally considered sincere, tolerant, hard-working, honest, and optimistic. The following year in the Chinese zodiac is the Year of the Rat, which starts on Saturday, January 25, Each of the 12 years in the Chinese Zodiac cycle is represented by an animal and is associated with one of five elemental signs: wood, earth, fire, water, and metal. The year of the dog is associated with Earth. According to the Chinese Zodiac, your birth year tells you more than just your age.
In the Chinese astrology are 12 Chinese zodiac animals rat, ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, rooster, dog and pig used to represent years and five elements wood, fire, earth, metal, and water. The same chinese animal sign and element combinations recur only every 60 years. According to the chinese horoscope, the animal ruling a person birth year has a great influence on personality, and destiny. China and other many Chinese communities around the world use the Chinese calendar , a lunisolar calendar for determine important festival dates, such as Chinese New Year. Chart below gives the animal for birth year. Born OX.