The Charming RAT (1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996)
The Rat person is charming and ambitious. They are alwaysbusy and seldom
able to relax fully. If not, they get bored easily or get bad tempered. They
enjoy going to parties or having a quick round of chat. Rats like to reach
their goals by fair play. They are shrewd and not easy to be fooled.
Rats are lively, sociable and easy to get along. They are ambitious and like
to see others put in an honest day's work. The Rat is a real family person
and devoted to their loved ones and family. At home, does not reveal any of
the mean personality traits. Rats make good advisers to others but not to
themselves and are generous to those they truly love even if not loved back.
Rats are also hardworking and thrifty and able to sense danger. Are honest,
meticulous, and intelligent.
On the negative side, Rats are practical but lack courage. Can be
extravagant and greedy. If the Rat is not careful, the greedy side of the
Rat could lead to all kinds of trouble. Rats are secretive, self-indulging
and self-seeking. They love to criticize and gossip. Rats should avoid being
over-work and being over-ambitious. Avoid trusting another Rat or those born
in the year of the Rabbit and Ram.
Career: Suitable in the Service Industry:
Male: Advertising, Food & Beverage, Hotel, Music, Mass Media, Research.
Female: Beauty, Fashion, Film, Hotel & Writing.
Romance: Gentle and loving. However, can get into extra-marital affairs.
Younger Monkey and Dragon make good companion for the Male Rat. Female Rat's
ideal partner is the Dragon or Ox.
Excellent Match: Rat, Dragon, Monkey
Pairing Best Avoided: Horse, Rabbit, Ram
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Ox, Tiger, Snake,
Rooster, Dog, Pig
The Hardworking Ox (1901, 1913, 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985)
The Ox person is not happy with change and prefers conformity and
convention. Ox people love the traditional value of hardwork and a stable
family life. The Ox person enjoy material things and they are more than
prepared to work hard to acquire a lifestyle that suits them. Oxen are
generally calm and placid and rarely lose their temper. In the rare event
that they lose their temper, it would be wise to keep clear as they are
capable of fearsome rages and an Ox on a rampage is very dangerous.
The Ox person is reliable, sincere and generally cool and patient. They are
neat, modest and seek solitude. They have few friends who are however very
faithful to them. Ox loves their food and drink and likes to stay in their
luxurious home. Ox person is good listeners, is systematic and likes
convention and tradition. They are also highly principled, strong,
determined, stable, dependable and reliable. Ox person is reliable, fair and
thinks carefully before speaking his mind, loyal and seldom jealous. Are not
great conversationalists but are full of substance and interesting. Not
romantic but can be passionate. They are family oriented and faithful.
Ox person is stubborn and difficult to change views and can be carried away
with convention thus considered too rigid. Is dogmatic and lacks humor. Oxen
are not generous with money and naive about love and find that those close
to them fail to understand them. Yet they are patient and caring and makes
good friends. An Ox person tends to bear grudges for a long time.
Careers: Doctor, Lawyer, Teachers and Writers. Will accomplish much early or
when they are old.
Male: Preferably someone younger, born in the year of the Snake.
Female: Younger Rooster
Excellent Match: Rat, Rabbit, Monkey
Pairing Best Avoided: Horse, Dragon, Ram
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Ox, Tiger, Snake,
Rooster, Dog, Pig
The Lively Tiger (1914, 1926, 1938, 1950, 1974, 1986, 1998)
The tiger is highly regarded in China with almost magical powers to keep
thieves and ghosts at bay. A Tiger person is "born to command and not to
obey". Tigers are charismatic and dynamic. They are courageous and respected
even from those that oppose them. Tigers are "fighters" and stand up for
what they think are right.
A Tiger person is courageous, dynamic, and independent. Are committed in
doing things and completing it. Tigers are warm, sincere, honorable and
humorous. Tiger person is also tolerant, understanding and generous and is
capable of great generosity and a good friend to have. They enjoy a good
social life and sentimental and enjoy family life.
Tiger person is capable of making impulsive decisions and this may prove
disastrous. They are generally optimistic but should they sink into a
depression, it is harder for them to recover. Tigers are rebellious and
unpredictable, always tense and in a hurry. If you are around a Tiger
person, do expect a roller coaster ride. Tigers are also ill tempered,
egoistic. Enjoys taking risks but must learn not to rush things without due
consideration. They like grand tasks but do not check detail. They usually
like to operate alone and does not like anyone to challenge them. Hates to
obey others and dislikes interference.
Career: Will achieve success early in life but will meet with obstacles, as
he is usually arrogant. Refrain from acting on impulses or it may result in
Romance: Both Male and Female are possessive and career minded and this may
result in tension at home.
Excellent Match: Horse, Dog, Dragon
Pairing Best Avoided: Snake, Ox, Monkey, Rabbit
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Rat, Tiger, Ram,
The Diplomatic Rabbit (1903, 1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987)
A Rabbit person is peace loving usually kind. Sweet and popular with an
well-ordered life. Rabbits are not weak; they merely avoid any fight and
have great diplomatic and negotiating skills. Their homes will have the very
best furniture and always beautiful and they derive pleasure from these and
they prefer to spent their time at home and family rather than going out for
entertainment. Rabbits are symbol of longevity and often live to a ripe old
A Rabbit person is calm, gentle, discreet and reserved. They are gracious
and good mannered. Rabbits have good memory, intelligent, farsighted and
intuitive. They are methodical and also make good counselors. Rabbits also
have good business acumen and are lucky in business. A Rabbit person is very
sensitive, a little touchy and suspicious. Has regular mood swings. Rabbits
are also indecisive, not always fair.
Career: Active imagination and good at arts or customer relations.
Romance: Are ideal lovers because they are accommodating of other's
Male: Not faithful in love and has an urge for sex. Gets into extra marital
Female: Good mothers and wives
Excellent Match: Ram, Dog, Dragon, Pig
Pairing Best Avoided: Rooster, Rat, Tiger
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Ox, Rabbit, Snake,
The Self-Confident Dragon (1904, 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988)
The Dragon is the symbol of ancient China. The folk tales on the Dragon is
endless. The Dragon is revered with equal status as the Chinese Emperor as
his throne is the Dragon and only he can wear the Dragon robe. The Dragon
year is popular with every Chinese parent who hopes for a Dragon child. A
Dragon person is interesting and has lots of charisma. Are highly
A Dragon person is lively and full of vitality. They are determined and have
lots of self-confidence. Dragons are strong fighters, follow own judgement
and can take control and deal effectively with any problems. They are also
admired but have few close friends. In love relationships, they are filial.
Dragons are dictatorial. Can put up quite a fight. Not prepared to listen to
other's advice. Very arrogant, direct, lack patience and tolerance can lead
to poor judgement. Dragons seldom agree with their elders, blunt and direct.
They are also eccentric and egoistic.
Career: Businessman, Actor, Athlete and Singer. At middle age, take care not
to be complacent or careless.
Romance: Self-centered but needs to be loved. Tend to marry late.
Excellent Match: Rat, Rooster, Monkey
Pairing Best Avoided: Tiger, Ox, Dog
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Rabbit, Dragon,
Snake, Horse, Ram, Pig
The Enigmatic Snake (1905, 1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001)
Snakes are universal symbol of evil but the Chinese Horoscope; the Snake is
not the evil snake we like to commonly like to associate with.
Snakes are intelligent, talented, determined and a great organizer. They are
philosophical and good thinkers. Snakes are shrewd and thus make them very
good in business. They enjoy the pleasures of life and love to accumulate
money. Snakes are romantic and charming.
Snakes are mysterious and keep their thoughts to themselves. They have good
memories and can bear grudges for many years without ever expressing them
until the time is right for revenge. Snakes are capable of lies although
they do not do it often, if they do, they feel that they can get away with
it. A Snakes person does needs lots of security. High moral principles
applied mostly to others. And never let opportunity slips by. Stubborn hates
to listen to others and find failure totally unbearable.
Career: Politics, Entertainment, Sales and Public Relations. Success
short-lived in early life but good in later life.
Romance: Possessive and jealous. OK to misbehave but does not allow partner
to mix with opposite sex. Charming and easy going is irresistible to the
Excellent Match: Rooster, Ox
Pairing Best Avoided: Tiger, Snake, Pig
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Rat, Rabbit, Dragon,
The Eloquent Horse (1906, 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990)
A Horse person is generally popular and is the heart and soul of every
party. In ancient China, the Horse symbolizes freedom and a distinguished
Hardworking, adventurous, fast, cheerful, popular and confident. They are
lively, cheerful and sociable. A Horse person is elegant, independent, loves
to travel. They make friends easily, helpful and loyal. They are not petty.
Horses are clever but not exactly intelligent and good at promoting grand
ideas. They are constantly on the move and enjoy experimenting with new
things or meeting new people.
Quick tempered but heart is in the right place. Likes to take center
They are also impatient, takes little advice from others. Horses are only
concerned with their own freedom and do not consider other people's needs.
They are also have swings of moods and thus become inconsistent, talk too
much and cannot keep secrets. Horses tend to rush others but unable to keep
to their schedules, impulsive and stubborn.
Career: Generally will do well in the chosen career. Own business, Public
Relations, Tourism and Commerce.
Romance: Make good friends and lovers but because they enjoy freedom and are
strong-headed relationships will not be long lasting. Tend to marry young
and divorce young.
Excellent Match: Ram, Tiger, Dog
Pairing Best Avoided: Rat, Monkey, Ox, Horse
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Rabbit, Dragon,
Snake, Rooster, Pig
The Artistic Ram (1907, 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1991)
The ram is a symbol of social success and good career in China. Generally, a
Ram person is elegant, charming and creative. However, they are the most
moody amongst all of the Chinese Horoscope signs. Rams are very romantic,
gentle caring and endearing but a bit bossy.
A Ram person is quiet, restful, patient, artistic, adaptable and gentle.
They are easy going, make friends easily, gentle, compassionate and
affectionate. A Ram person dislikes strict discipline, fond of children and
most of all artistic, creative and fashionable. They also enjoy comfort and
love of the home and this is where they really feel safe.
A Ram person is extremely sensitive and will take comments very
They are also dreamers and on occasions are pessimistic and worry for
nothing. They can also be lazy and are indecisive. They are also poor in
business as they are disorganized but do make good craftsman, artists or
writers. Can be moody at times, fear taking the initiative and can be gloomy
at times. Like to be loved and hates to be pushed around.
Career: Dancing, Music, Writing, Hair Design, Beauty line and the arts.
Career successes slow and steady Unwilling to job hop or way of life thus is
very successful due to their perseverance.
Romance: Look for stability and commitment for family.
Male: Good Husband but tend to be chauvinistic and has high expectations of
Female: Good wives and mother but need recognition by their husband.
Excellent Match: Rabbit, Horse, Pig
Pairing Best Avoided: Rat, Ox, Dog
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Tiger, Dragon, Snake,
Ram, Monkey, Rooster
The Quick-Witted Monkey (1908, 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968)
Monkeys are intelligent, quick-witted, and resourceful
Monkeys are fun loving, full of energy, fantasy and plans. A Monkey person
is clever, cunning, agile and lively. They are good problem solvers. Monkeys
are intelligent, adaptable, and sociable. At parties they are at the center
of attention due to their charm and humor. They don't hide their emotions;
likes jokes but are restless. Monkeys are immune to insults.
Monkeys can be unscrupulous, selfish and devious. They can be dishonest and
inconsistent. Monkeys have little respect for others, easily gets jealous
and are yields to temptation.
Career: Creative field: Advertising, Sales, Marketing and Mass Media.
Success comes early.
Romance: Immensely attractive to opposite sex. Before marriage enjoy fun and
entertainment and enjoys company of many members of opposite sex.
Excellent Match: Dragon, Rat
Pairing Best Avoided: Tiger, Horse
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Ox, Snake, Ram,
Monkey, Rooster, Dog, Pig
The Methodical Rooster (1909, 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993)
Roosters have keen sense of observation and like to be noticed and
flattered. It is not easy to fool a Rooster and they make good
troubleshooters. They are conscious of their appearance and what they wear.
Funny, witty, braves, enthusiastic, efficient and honest. A Rooster person
is very intelligent, a good thinker and has an excellent memory, alert and
organized. They are intelligent, entertaining and strong willed but generous
to friends. Roosters are clever at finance, confidant and an outstanding
performer. They make great hosts and enjoy entertainment. They always keep
Roosters are boastful, easily critical and have their strong opinions. They
are notoriously picky and easily misunderstood.
Career: Systematic and Flexible. Advertising, stage acting, human resource
management, Public Relations and Financial management.
Romance: High expectations and tend to marry late.
Female: Attractive and good at housework. Make good wives and mother.
Excellent Match: Ox, Snake, Dragon
Pairing Best Avoided: Rabbit, Dog, Rooster
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Rat, Tiger, Horse,
Ram, Monkey, Pig
The Faithful Dog (1910, 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970. 1982, 1994)
The Dog is a symbol of loyalty and wisdom for the Chinese. It is one of the
most likeable signs of the Chinese Horoscope. The Dog values honor and enjoy
helping other people.
A Dog person is loyal, honest, affectionate, and deep sense of justice and
fair play. They are willing to fight for principles. A Dog person has great
respect for tradition, moral and is very honest and straightforward. They
are warm and good active workers. A Dog person is also intelligent,
intuitive a good listener and have good judgement.
Tends to overestimate dangers, sometimes bad tempered when cornered.
Sometimes, simplistic, suspicious and obstinate. They are not happy in love
and hot headed. A Dog person is also full of anxiety.
Career: Social work, Government Servant, and Security Services. Fair better
during middle age.
Romance: Committed. Make good spouse and parents. Loyal, thus make good
partners. Usually find true love after many setbacks and heartbreaks
Excellent Match: Tiger, Rabbit, Horse
Pairing Best Avoided: Dragon, Ram, Rooster
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Rat, Ox, Snake,
Monkey, Dog, Pig
The Affectionate Pig (1911, 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995)
The Pig stands for wealth, family and prosperity, happiness and good luck.
Pigs are considered `jewels' of the Chinese Horoscope, as they are honest,
upright and thus very popular.
A Pig person is open, straight forward, and simple. They do not know how to
be devious or underhand but are frank, honest, and trustworthy. They take
initiative are diligent, calm, understanding and gallant. A Pig person is
tolerant and avoids disputes. They are peace loving, enjoy the good things
in life but are not over-indulgent.
Unfortunately, due to the trusting nature of the Pig person, they are easily
swindled. They are willful, obstinate, often make mistakes, and have poor
arguments. Materalististic but self-sacrificing.
Career: Lucky with money. Suited for most jobs and leadership position. Can
consider Architecture, Accountancy. Avoid business because can easily be
Romance: Family-oriented. Marriage is happy and long lasting. Faithful but
not romantic. Make good husbands or wives.
Excellent Match: Rabbit, Ram
Pairing Best Avoided: Snake, Monkey
In some instances, be more understanding and tolerant: Rat, Ox, Tiger,
Dragon, Rooster, Dog, Pig