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The Year Of The Fire Rooster!
Saturday, January 28th is the second new moon following the winter solstice. This is the Chinese New Year and the start of the spring festival in Asian cultures. This January, the feisty Fire Monkey makes way for the plucky Fire Rooster.
Each year of the Chinese calendar corresponds to one of the 12 animals (rat, ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, rooster, dog and the pig). Besides the animal, we also cycle through each of the 5 elements (fire, earth, metal,water and wood) to create a full 60 year cycle. By the time you cycle back to the animal year and element that you were born in you will be 60–so, don’t hold your breath. Each animal carries its own unique personality and disposition, couple that with the elemental energies and can get an idea of the nature of the how the year may play out.
The nature of the Rooster: observant, hardworking and they know it…..
Those born in the year of the Rooster (2017, 2005, 1993….just keep subtracting 12…) are observant, courageous, talented and hardworking. Frank and honest, they make loyal and devoted friends. They always keep their promises and are always true to their word. However, we may find it hard to get along well with Roosters, because they are fond of bragging about their accomplishments.
The hard working Rooster is one of the most motivated sign in the zodiac. Their careers a priority in their lives, sometimes to a fault. Career choices for Roosters include: military, politics, news casters, sales person, restaurant owner, public […]