Monday, 3 December 2018

Types of Chinese new year Animals

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Chinese new year Animal

Around Chinese New Year, it’s common to hear the holiday associated with an animal symbol. 2019 is the Year of the Pig according to Chinese zodiac. This is a Year of Earth Pig, starting from the 2019 Chinese New Year on Feb. 5 and lasting to 2020 Lunar New Year’s Eve on Jan. 24.

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What are Chinese Zodiac new year symbols?

Each new Chinese year is named for one of 12 animal symbols from the Chinese zodiac, which then rotate on a 12 year cycle. It’s believed that the animals were selected during the Han Dynasty, with their symbolic meanings based on the animals’ observable living habits. The Chinese New Year 2019 place great importance on the zodiac animal ruling the year of your birth.
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That simple stroke of luck, or fortuitous planning by your parents, can influence your character, relationships and the overall arc of your life. No pressure, at all. Unfortunately, it’s considered particularly unlucky when your birth animal year returns every 12 years as you turn 12, 24, 36 and so on. When your Chinese New year comes around the God of Age, by wearing red clothing gifted to you by an older relative.
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What is Chinese New Year Animals quality and birth year?

Here are the 12 Chinese New Year animals from the Chinese zodiac, along with the ways the animals are thought to affect the characters of people born during these years.
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Animal                                Qualities                                                  Birth Years
2020: Rat Popular, charming and artistic.                   1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008
2021: Ox Dependable and calm with strong leadership  1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009
2022: Tiger Emotional, deep-thinking and courageous.    1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010
2023: Rabbit Friendly, talkative and trustworthy.            1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011
2024: Dragon Energetic, vibrant and faithful.                    1976, 1988, 2000, 2012
2025: Snake Intuitive, cultured and good with money.    1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013
2026: Horse Independent, intelligent and hard working.   1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014
2015: Sheep Artistic, inquisitive and wise. 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003
2016: Monkey Funny, good-humored problem solvers. 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004
2017: Rooster Shrewd, decisive and extravagant. 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005
2018: Dog Honest, faithful and loyal. 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006
2019: Pig Sincere, tolerant and honest. 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007
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