2015 Chinese Year of the Sheep will arrive on February 4, 2015. The 1st day of Chinese Zodiac Year is the 1st day of the Tiger month. That is the day of Start of Spring in the Chinese Horoscope Calendar. Start of Spring is the time when the sun enters the 315th degree on the Tropical Zodiac. The time of Start of Spring in China’s time zone is at 12:00 midday on February 4, 2015. Therefore the 1st day of Chinese Zodiac Year is on February 4, 2015.
2015 Chinese New Year’s Day is on February 19, 2015 in China’s time zone (GMT+8). Chinese New Year’s Day is the ‘New Moon’ day of the 1st lunar month. The ‘New Moon’ time of the 1st lunar month is at 7:48 A.M. of February 19, 2015 in China’s time zone. That’s why February 19, 2015 is Chinese New Year’s Day.
Chinese Horoscopes use one’s birthday and birth time to predict their fortune. The Astrological Birth Chart is made by the Chinese Horoscope Calendar, which is a combination counting system of Yin-Yang Five Elements and twelve animals. The Five Elements are Metal, Water, Wood, Fire and Earth. The twelve animal are Rat, Cow, Tiger, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Sheep, Monkey, Chicken, Dog and Pig. Year of 2015 is Wooden Sheep. Wood (tree) is connected to the color of Green. Therefore, 2015 is the Year of Green Wooden Sheep.
2015 is Female Wood Sheep Year. The Female Wood is connected to grass, leaves of vegetables, vine, sprout, low bushes and scrub, which need sunshine, soil and water to grow their leaves or branches. Sheep contains mainly Earth and some Fire and Wood. In Chinese astrology, Sheep is the storage room of Wood. Earth and Wood are two strongest elements in 2015. People whose lucky element is either Earth or Wood will get most benefits in 2015. There is no Metal and Water in the Wooden Sheep year. People whose lucky element is Metal have to wait for 2016.
Before predicting your fortune regarding to your money, career, marriage or health in 2015, you have to know which element (Day Master) represents you. Moreover, what your Lucky Element is from your Astrology Birth Chart. The Lucky Element is the major factor to determine people’s fortune.
After knowing your Lucky Element, then find your 2015 Chinese Five-Element Astrology for Year of Sheep.