12  Chinese  Zodiac Animals

  Animal Characters Fixed element
1 Rat  , sh ()  Water 
2 Ox  ţ, ni ()  Earth 
3 Tiger  , h ()  Wood 
4 Rabbit  , t (î)  Wood 
5 Dragon  /, lng ()  Earth 
6 Snake  , sh ()  Fire 
7 Horse  /R, m ()  Fire 
8 Goat  , yng (δ)  Earth 
9 Monkey  , hu ()  Metal 
10 Rooster  /u, j ()  Metal 
11 Dog , gu ()  Earth 
12 Pig  /i, zh ()  Water 

 

We wish you luck, love, and health this Lunar New Year

Chinese New Year 2024 is the Year of the Dragon


U.S. Postal Service issues the fifth of 12 stamps
in the newest  Lunar New Year: Year of the Dragon series.

The Lucky Money Collection features distinctive artwork that
celebrates Chinese symbolism and numerology.
Featured throughout the collection are the numbers

8888,  168, and 777,
representing fortune, wealth, and prosperity.

       

 The Chinese zodiac is a traditional classification scheme
based on the lunar calendar that

assigns an animal and its reputed attributes to each year
in a repeating twelve-year cycle.

  1. Rat
    Calendar Year:  1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020

  2. Ox ţ
    Calendar Year:  1913, 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009, 2021

  3. Tiger
    Calendar Year:  1914, 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022

  4. Rabbit or
    Calendar Year:  1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023

  5. Dragon /
    Calendar Year:  1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024

  6. Snake
    Calendar Year:  1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013, 2025

  7. Horse R /
    Calendar Year:  1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026

  8. Sheep
    Calendar Year:  1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015, 2027

  9. Monkey
    Calendar Year:  1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028

  10. Rooster u /
    Calendar Year:  1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029

  11. Dog / Ȯ
    Calendar Year:  1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030

  12. Pig i /
    Calendar Year:  1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019, 2031


Signs : Horoscope
time  and  observer

 

  1. CAPRICORN - The Go-Getter (Dec 22 ~ Jan 19) Patient and wise.  Practical and rigid. Ambitious.  Tends to be Good-looking.  Humorous and funny.  Can be a bit shy and reserved.  Often pessimistic.  Capricorns tend to act before they think and can be unfriendly at times.  Hold grudges.  Like competition.  Get what they want.

  2. AQUARIUS - The Sweetheart (Jan 20 ~ Feb 18) Optimistic and honest.  Sweet personality.  Very independent.  Inventive and intelligent.  Friendly and loyal.  Can seem unemotional.  Can be a bit rebellious.  Very stubborn, but original and unique.  Attractive on the inside and out.  Eccentric personality.

  3. PISCES - The Dreamer (Feb 19 ~ Mar 20) Generous, kind, and thoughtful.  Very creative and imaginative.  May become secretive and vague.  Tends to be overly-sensitive.  Doesn't like details.  Dreamy and unrealistic.  Sympathetic and loving.  Kind, Unselfish, Beautiful.

  4. ARIES - The Daredevil (Mar 21 ~ April 19) Energetic.  Adventurous and spontaneous.  Confident and enthusiastic.  Fun. Loves a challenge.  Extremely impatient.  Sometimes selfish.  Short fuse.. (Easily angered.) Lively, passionate, and sharp wit.  Outgoing.  Lose interest quickly - easily bored.  Egotistical.  Courageous and assertive.  Tends to be physical and athletic.

  5. TAURUS - The Enduring One (April 20 ~ May 20) Charming but aggressive.  Can come off as boring, but they are not.  Hard workers.  Warm-hearted.  Strong, has endurance.  Solid beings that are stable and secure in their ways.  Not looking for shortcuts.  Take pride in their beauty.  Patient and reliable.  Make great friends and give good advice.  Loving and kind.  Loves hard - passionate.  Express themselves emotionally.  Prone to ferocious temper-tantrums.  Determined, Indulge themselves often, very generous.

  6. GEMINI - The Chatterbox (May 21 ~ June 20) Smart and witty.  Outgoing, very chatty.  Lively, energetic.  Adaptable but needs to express themselves.  Argumentative and outspoken.  Like change.  Versatile.  Busy, sometimes nervous, tense and  gossips.  May seem superficial or inconsistent.  Beautiful physically and mentally.

  7. CANCER - The Protector (June 21 ~ July 22) Moody, emotional.  May be shy.  Very loving and caring.  Pretty / handsome.  Excellent partners for life.  Protective, Inventive imaginative and  Cautious.  Touchy-feely kind of person.  Needs love from others.  Easily hurt, but sympathetic.

  8. LEO - The Boss (July 23 ~ Aug 22) Very organized.  Need order in their lives - like being in control,  like boundaries.  Tend to take over everything, Bossy.  Like to help others.  Social and outgoing.  Extroverted, Generous, warm-hearted,  Sensitive.  Creative energy.  Full of themselves.  Doing the right thing is important to Leos.  Loving and Attractive.

  9. VIRGO - The Perfectionist (Aug 23 ~ Sept 22) Dominant In relationships.  . Always wants the last word. Argumentative. Worries. Very smart. Dislikes noise and chaos. Eager. Hardworking. Loyal. Beautiful. Easy to talk. Hard to please. Harsh.  Practical and very fussy, Conservative often Shyand Pessimistic.

  10. LIBRA - The Harmonizer (Sept 23 ~ Oct 22) Nice to everyone they meet.  Can't make up their mind.  Have own unique appeal.  Creative, energetic, and very social.  Hates to be alone.  Peaceful, generous, Very loving and beautiful.  Flirtatious, Give in too easily.  Procrastinators and very gullible.

  11. SCORPIO - The Intense One (Oct 23 ~ Nov 21) Very energetic,  Intelligent.  Can be jealous and / or possessive.  Hardworking, Can become obsessive or secretive.  Holds grudges, Attractive, Determined.  Loves being in long Relationships.  Talkative, Romantic.  Can be very centered at times.  Passionate and Emotional.

  12. SAGITTARIUS - The Happy-Go-Lucky One (Nov 22 ~ Dec 21) Good-natured optimist.  Doesn't want to grow up. Indulges self.  Boastful, Likes luxur ies and gambling.  Social and outgoing.  Doesn't like responsibilities.  Often fantasizes, Impatient.  Fun to be around.  Having lots of friends.  Doesn't like rules.  Sometimes hypocritical.  Dislikes being confined - tight spaces or even tight clothes.  Doesn't like being doubted.  Beautiful inside and out.

A forecast of a person's future,
typically including a delineation of character and circumstances,
based on the relative positions of the stars and
planets at the time of that person's birth.