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.
Rat Years: 1912, 1924, 1936, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020
Charming and sociable, but a cool cookie. The Rat is comfortable within groups of people, and work well with the public. They are creative and quite smart. They grasp situations quickly and pay attention to details. They take advantage of opportunity, and move towards their mark, but since they cannot resist the chance to move quickly; sometimes they can overstep their boundaries and take on too much at one time. They are passionate lovers; and their feelings are true. They are dedicated to their friends and give heartfelt advice and comfort.
Ox years: 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009
The Ox is study and plows the fields alone. They are independent workers and dedicated for the long haul. They can be loners. Social gatherings are more dutiful than needed. Family structure is important to the ox. Values and morals are taught. They cherish their private lives and homestead. The Ox is not usually adventurous. They enjoy their leisure time after the long day; working in their yards, and on projects away from the crowds. Not the most romantic, but very faithful.
Tiger years: 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010
Tigers are passionate, strong, swift, and courageous. They love their freedom and do not do well when stripped of their independence. They can be quite dominate, and need to feel powerful. Not one that is afraid of meeting a situation head-on. They can be restless, and need challenges to keep them happy and healthy. Tigers make excellent friends and long lasting relationships if given their freedom. They are flirts, but committed to their partners. Parenting is a privilege.
Rabbit years: 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011
The peaceful little bunny. Usually keeping out of the fight, and at times turning a blind eye to dispute. Diplomatic, gentle, emotional and sentimental. They can at times seem rather selfish as they enjoy their own garden. However, they are very sensitive and can be hurt rather easily. The Rabbit can assess a situation and usually come up with the best stradegy. They are innovative and shrewd. Emotionally based they make tender partners, and seek out a match that offers the same; as well as security.
Dragon Years: 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012
The dragon is an exceptional sign. Proud, assertive, intelligent, and strong. However, the other side of the Dragon can be pushy, impulsive, and intolerant. They breath fire in every direction; for both good and bad. They attract the positive and the attention, and stir up energy!! They make the point, and make it well, but sometimes lack consultation when needed. Dedicated workers, and great companions.
Snake Years: 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013
This sign can remain still for a long time before it strikes. They know what they want and when they want it. They proceed at their own pace, which can be mis-understood. They often shed their skins taking and venturing onto something completely new. They are great at showing off their social side, but tend to enjoy being left alone to evaluate the situation. They are elegant and refined, passionate, sleek and sexy; but can be jealous and possessive if their rock is overturned on too many occasions.
Horse Years: 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026
These people are usually popular, mentally alert, good workers, straight forward and honest. They seek the challenge; strive for success; in search for freedom. They can gallop off in search of these things. They do not tire easily, but can shy away if they feel they are being put in their pen too often, and then the open field is too tempting to not run towards. When they find a partner they are dedicated, and at times can loose their heads in the way of romance; and often make mistakes while finding the right partner.
Goat Years: 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015)
The sheep (called the Goat at times) go at their own pace. They do not like being rushed or put on the spot. They are charming, yet hold back their emotions. Lovers of nature and the arts. They appreciate and need stability and prefer to have people oriented professions. Well mannered and a bit shy, but readily will lend an ear to a friend. The Sheep can be easily hurt and can become upset if deceived. Dedicated to marriage and a friend!!
Monkey Years: 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016)
Witty, clever, inventive, and crafty; and can be a bit of a tease. These people adapt well with situations and are quick on their feet. They have the “gift of gab”, are original and lively. Many people feel that the Monkey is intimidating and may shy away, but soon the attraction is made. The Monkey has many interests which makes them always fit in somewhere. Not the nine to five type person though; the Monkey needs freedom and a partner that keeps them stimulated.
Rooster Years: 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017)
These people like to strut their feathers. They are flamboyant, and have no hesitation in speaking up when they feel like it. They are dedicated hard workers, but not fond of repetition. They enjoy social gatherings and love to put on their best show, as they enjoy being the center of attraction, and their style and charm usually makes that quite possible. They usually attract a wide variety of mates before settling down with just one; but once they find that perfect match they are dedicated to their partners and make great parents.
Dog Years: 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018
The happy cheerful pup..dedicated and honest. These people have a great sense of justice and fair play. They are loyal and always on alert. Being that they usually have a watchful eye, many are prone to worry too much. When hurt or deceived they tend to gnaw at the details. But, eventually they pull it together and move forward with a playful gate. Dog people can have a bit of a temper, but their bark is worse than their bite. They are dedicated to companionship and and are faithful for life.
Pig Years: 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019
Pig people are honest, kind, generous and funny. They have a great sense of humor and love to wallop in the mud. They love their homes and are quite content keeping house. They are steady, patient, and great at organizing both their jobs, money, and family life. They are trustworthy and warm. They enjoy a good friend, good food, good sex, good book, and just plain enjoy life. Their day is their play pen and they enjoy the moment.