2017 Chinese New Year Chicken Year

2017 White Metal Chicken2017 is year of the Red Chicken. Chinese New Year Day of 2017 Chicken Year is on January 28, 2017. It is the 4714th Chinese Year.

According to Chinese Five Elements Astrology, Chicken is the Female Metal or Yin Metal. Female Metal is connected to fine metal, gold, precious gems or jewelry. Therefore, Chicken implies luxury, beauty and wealth. We will deal with financial events in the year of the Chicken.

Chicken is the 10th animal in 12 zodiac signs. Chicken is the month of September and connected to the season of autumn, which is the time of harvest. Therefore, Chicken is also connected to the fruit on the tree. That implies things will bear fruits in the end of Chicken year. Also, according to Chinese I-Ching, Yin Metal is connected to lakes, relaxing or joyful time. That means we can have a good time after diligence in the cycle of Chicken.

http://chinesefortunecalendar.com/2017.htm

2017 Chinese Zodiac Chicken and Rooster

 

2017 Golden Chicken Year

2017 is the Chinese 4714th year. That is the year of the Red Chicken. Chicken is the 10th animal in 12 zodiac signs. Chicken is the month of September and connected to the season of autumn, which is the time of harvest. Therefore, Chicken is also connected to the fruit on the tree. That implies things will bear fruits in the end of Chicken year. Also, according to Chinese I-Ching, Yin Metal is connected to lakes, relaxing or joyful time. That means we can have a good time after diligence in the cycle of Chicken.

Male Metal is connected to air, wind or strong current. Female Metal is connected to fog or slow dirty air. We cannot see our future clearly until the fog disappears. That means Chicken blurs our vision and mystifies our decision. We need to wait for the sun appears or fog disappears…

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2017 Chicken Year Predictions for 12 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Rooster2017 is the 4714th Chinese Year.
According to Chinese Horoscope calendar,
2017 is year of the Red Chicken.
The first day of Red Chicken is on February 3, 2017.
Chinese New Year Day of 2017 Chicken Year is on January 28, 2017.

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2017 Chinese Five Element Horoscopes for Red Fire Chicken Year

Red Fire Rooster

2017 Red Fire Rooster

2017 is Year of the Chicken or Rooster and it is on February 3, 2017. The first day of 2017 Chinese Horoscope Year is different from the Chinese New Year day, which is on January 28, 2017 in China Standard Time. Chinese New Year day is from Chinese Lunar Calendar. Chinese Five Element Horoscopes use Chinese Astrology Calendar.

2017 is Female Fire Chicken year. Chicken contains mainly Female Metal, which is connected to jewelry, precious gems, fine metal or valuable treasure. Since Metal represents money to the person and Metal is the lucky element, Metal will bring fortune to this person. Female Fire of 2017 represents the siblings or friends, which are connected to social activities and money expenses. That implies people around this person will come to share the money income.  Therefore, this is the sign of money in and out…

http://www.chinesefortunecalendar.com/2017ChineseHoroscope.htm

 

2016 Chinese Monkey New Year and Monkey King

Red Monkey 2016

The first day of the 2016 Chinese New Year is on February 8, 2016 in China’s time zone. The Year 2016 is the 4713th Chinese year. The Chinese believe that the first king of China was the Yellow King (he was not the first emperor of China). The Yellow King became king in 2697 B.C., therefore China will enter the 4713th year on February 8, 2016. Also, the Chinese Year uses the cycle of 60 Stem-Branch counting systems and the Red Fire Monkey is the 33rd Stem-Branch in the cycle. Since (60 *78) + 33 = 4713, therefore 2016 is the Fire Monkey year, which is the 4713th Chinese Year.

2016 is the year of Monkey. 2016 is also called Red Monkey year. This is because the Stem-Branch Calendar is connected to the Five Element theory. Chinese calendars used the Stem-Branch system to count the days, months and years. There are 10 Stems and 12 Branches in this system. Stems are named by the Yin-Yang and Five Elements (Metal, Water, Wood, Fire and Earth). Fire is connected to color of Red.

Monkey Journey oi the West

When it comes to the monkey, Chinese immediately think about the Sun Wu-Kong, the Monkey King. On February 8. 2016, Chinese New Year Day, the movie of The Monkey King 2 will be released in China. (see poster) . This movie is a sequel to 2014 Monkey King (watch trailer).

Monkey King is a main character in the Chinese classical novel Journey to the West. Monkey King was born from a stone and acquired supernatural powers from a Taoist master. It’s very naughty, went to heaven, stole an elixir of life, ate many peaches of longevity, and then rebelled against heaven. All guardians or generals of heaven cannot conquer the monkey. Finally Buddha tamed and jailed it in the bottom of Five-Element mountain. The monkey had to wait Master Xuan-Zang monk for 500 years to rescue it. Then the story of Journey to the West began. The monkey had to escort the master monk to bring Buddhist sutras from India to China. At the time of the journey, the stone monkey was about 850 years old.

The name of Sun Wu-Kong was given by its Taoist teacher who taught it the immortal and magic powers. The monkey learned 72 different body transformations into animals or objects. It can duplicate itself using his hairs. It can travel on the cloud as the transportation. It can jump 108000 Chinese miles (54000 km) away just turn a somersault. It has x-ray eyes and can can see through any disguise or transformation of demons. Its ears can hear the voices from miles away. It can shrink its body and transform as a small flying animal. So it can get into the demon’s body.

The weapon of Monkey King is a golden staff, which was a post of the palace of Dragon Kingdom in the ocean. The post weights about 8100 kg.  It can grow as tall as you want or shrink to the size of a needle. It’s very heavy and Monkey King keeps it in its ear.

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2016 Chinese Horoscopes – Monkey Year

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Chinese New Year Day of 2016 is on February 8, 2016. 2016 is the 4713rd Chinese Year, which is the Bing Shen year in the Chinese Stem-Branch calendar. Shen is connected the Monkey in the Chinese Horoscopes. Bing is Male Fire, which is connected to the Sun. The color of Fire is connected to Red. Therefore, 2016 is the year of Red Fire Monkey.

Monkey is a smart, wily, creative, irritating and impatient animal. It likes new discovery, adventure, fashion and limelight. Monkey is a curious animal with ambitious. It likes to pursue the power, performance, knack, challenge and vanity. It’s used to take impromptu and immature actions.

The following prediction for 2016 Year of Monkey is based on your birth year, the Chinese zodiac signs. If you don’t know your Chinese Animal Sign, then you can provide your birthday to get the 2016 Complete Prediction.

http://www.chinesefortunecalendar.com/2016ChineseHoroscope.htm

2015 Chinese New Year of Sheep

3YangGoats The first day of the 2015 Chinese New Year is on February 19, 2015 in China’s time zone. This day is a new moon day, and is the first day of the first Chinese lunar month in the Chinese Lunar Calendar system. The exact new moon time is at 07:48 a.m. on 19-Feb-2015 in China’s time zone.

The Year 2015 is the 4712th Chinese year. The Chinese believe that the first king of China was the Yellow King (he was not the first emperor of China). The Yellow King became king in 2697 B.C., therefore China will enter the 4712th year on February 19, 2015. Also, the Chinese Year uses the cycle of 60 Stem-Branch counting systems and the Green Wood Sheep is the 32nd Stem-Branch in the cycle. Since (60 *78) + 32 = 4712, therefore 2015 is the Wooden Sheep year, which is the 4712th Chinese Year.

2015 is the year of Sheep. Some people say 2015 is a Green Sheep or Wooden Sheep year. This is because the Stem-Branch Calendar is connected to the Five Element theory. Chinese calendars used the Stem-Branch system to count the days, months and years. There are 10 Stems and 12 Branches in this system. Stems are named by the Yin-Yang and Five Elements (Metal, Water, Wood, Fire and Earth). The Stem sequence order is Chinese Horoscopes Yang Wood, Yin Wood, Yang Fire, Yin Fire, Yang Earth, Yin Earth, Yang Metal, Yin Metal, Yang Water and Yin Water. Branches use animal names.

The Branch sequence order is 12 Chinese Zodiac Sign Rat, Cow, Tiger, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Sheep, Monkey, Chicken, Dog and Pig. Stem and Branch are used together to form a cycle of 60 counting systems which begin with WoodenRatMale WoodMouseWooden Rat and end with Water Pig WaterPigWater Pig. You can see the entire sequence from the Chinese New Year’s page. From 1924 to 1983 is a complete cycle. Year 2015 is Female Wood Sheep WoodSheep YearFemale Wood2015 Sheepthe 32nd of the Stem-Branch in the system. Because Wood is connected to Tree or Greenin the Five-Element system, Year 2015 is also called the Green Sheepyear.

A Sheep is a farmland animal. Sheep are herbivore and like to eat grass. Therefore, Sheep contains Earth and Wood in Chinese Five Element theory. The Sheep hour of Chinese Horoscopes is from 1 P.M. to 3 P.M. The ground has absorbed lots of heat at noon. July is connected to Sheep. July is still summer. Therefore, Sheep also contains Fire. Some Chinese eat lamb during the winter in order to keep warm.

Sheep is one of Chinese lucky animals. Sheep doesn’t have to do the farm work. Instead, all the farmland jobs go to the Ox. Therefore, Ox doesn’t like Sheep. Sheep have freedom to look for any kind of grasses. They never worry about running out of grass. They have mild personality and are friendly to human. Chinese treat Sheep as an auspicious animal.

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