1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002
People born in the Year of the Horse are popular. They are cheerful, skillful with money, and perceptive, although they sometimes talk too much. The are wise, talented, good with their hands, and sometimes have a weakness for members of the opposite sex. They are impatient and hot-blooded about everything except their daily work. They like entertainment and large crowds. They are very independent and rarely listen to advice. They are most compatible with Tigers, Dogs, and Sheep.
People who are born in the Horse years are independent, outspoken and sociable. They never seem to run out of conversation. They love the great outdoors, and often enjoy athletic pursuits. There is a constant air of restlessness and impatience about them. Horse people are usually quite honest and principled. They are popular and attractive to the opposite sex.
Horse people are often ostentatious and impatient. They need people around. They reject dishonest behaviour and try to be straightforward in their dealings. However, they maintain a healthy ego too, and this can bring out their selfish side. The intrinsic element of this sign is fire, and its direction is south. The Horse is the seventh sign of the Chinese Zodiac and corresponds to western sign of Aries.
Lucky Directions: (Facing) West, East, North
Most Compatible Signs: Tiger, Dog, Sheep
Least Compatible Signs: Rat, Rooster, Rabbit, Horse
Lucky Years: Sheep, Tiger, Dog Years
Unlucky Year: Rat Year (Opposite)
Colors: Gold, Yellow.
The Year Of The Ram
1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003
People born in the Year of Ram are elegant and highly accomplished in the arts. They seem to be, at first glance, better off than those born in the zodiac"s other years. But ram year people are often shy, pessimistic, and puzzled about life. They are usually deeply religious, yet timid by nature. Sometimes clumsy in speech, they are always passionate about what they do and what they believe in. Ram people never have to worry about having the best in life for their abilities make money for them, and they are able to enjoy the creature comforts that they like. Ram people are wise, gentle, and compassionate. They are compatible with Rabbits, Pigs, and Horses.
Sheep people are kind and gentle, intelligent and wise. They have a love for beauty, and are often artistic, cultured, elegant and well-read. Sheep people are usually very romantic and sensitive. If one is a Sheep"s object of affection, it will be hard to resist their loving and caring demeanour. Sheep people are also often insecure deep down inside, and need to feel loved and wanted.
Elegant and creative, Sheep people are timid and prefer anonymity. They shy away from confrontation and are likely to give way to a more aggressive opponent in a disagreement just to keep the peace. They tend to be pessimistic and capricious at times. The intrinsic element of this sign is earth, and its direction is south-southwest. The Sheep is the eighth sign of the Chinese Zodiac and corresponds to western sign of Pisces.
Lucky directions: (Facing) West, North, South
Most Compatible Signs: Rabbit, Boar, Horse
Least Compatible Signs: Ox, Dog, Dragon, Rat
Lucky Years: Rabbit, Boar, Horse Years
Unlucky Year: Ox Year (Opposite)
Colors: White, Cream, Green.
Year Of The Monkey
1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004
People born in the Year of the Monkey are the erratic geniuses of the cycle. Clever, skillful, and flexible, they are remarkably inventive and original and can solve the most difficult problems with ease. There are few fields in which Monkey people wouldn"t be successful but they have a disconcerting habit of being too agreeable. They want to do things now, and if they cannot get started immediately, they become discouraged and sometimes leave their projects. Although good at making decisions, they tend to look down on others. Having common sense, Monkey people have a deep desire for knowledge and have excellent memories. Monkey people are strong willed but their anger cools quickly. They are most compatible with the Dragon and Rat.
The Monkey is universally perceived as being mischievous, and accordingly people born in the year of the Monkey have that characteristic inherently. They are very intelligent and are able to influence people. More than this, Monkey people are also ingenious, imaginative and resourceful, possessed of a keen intelligence. However, they have a tendency to be restless and rather superficial.
Monkey people are enthusiastic achievers, yet are easily discouraged and confused. Their natural flair for cunning ensures that they have the ability to slip out of a tight situation as quick as a flash when they feel threatened. The intrinsic element of this sign is metal, and its direction is west-southwest. The Monkey is the ninth sign of the Chinese Zodiac and corresponds to western sign of Gemini.
Lucky Directions: (Facing) South, East, West
Most Compatible Signs: Rat, Dragon
Least Compatible Signs: Tiger, Snake, Boar
Lucky Years: Rat, Dragon Years
Unlucky Year: Tiger Year (Opposite)
Colors: Yellow, Gold, Silver.