Horse is the seventh in the 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac sign. The Years of the Horse include 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026…
The Five Elements of Horse is Fire (Huo), which symbolizes enthusiasm and energy. (so I’m water + fire. PERFECT!) The animal gives people an impression of independence and integrity. Its spirit is recognized to be the Chinese people’s ethos – making unremitting efforts to improve themselves with passion and diligence.
Earthly Branch of Birth Year: Wu
Wu Xing (The Five Elements): Huo (Fire)
Yin Yang: Yang
Lucky Signs for People born in Horse Year:
Lucky Numbers: 2, 3, 7
Lucky Colors: brown, yellow, purple
Lucky Flowers: calla lily, jasmine, marigold (except, I hate flowers)
Lucky Directions: northeast, southwest and northwest
They always impress upon people with dynamic, zealous and generous image. Although endowed with many shinning points, they have to face the weaknesses in their characteristics.
Most have nice personalities, such as warm-hearted, upright and easygoing. Hence, they usually have a lot of friends flocking around them. Independence and endurance makes them more powerful, and they do not easily give up when in difficulties. Positive attitude leads to a brighter direction.
The love of spending seems to be the biggest problem since they must be financially well off to support their social activities and outlook. Besides, their frank attitude at times leads to letting out secret easily. Persistence is what they lack on the path of success. (sometimes, not most.)
Love Compatibility of the Horse
- Perfect Matches: Tiger, Sheep, Rabbit
They are born to be a well-matched couple, sharing a lot in common.
- Acceptable Matches: Dragon, Dog, Horse, Monkey
Their life will be sweet and happy as long as one of them learns to be considerate, tolerant and understanding.
- Complementary Match: Pig
They are a complementary couple in characteristic and capability, and good partners in housework / business.
- Intimate Friend: Snake
They are not so much couple as intimate friends, enjoying the same value for fashion and art.
- Avoid: Rat, Ox, Rooster
They cannot understand and support each other.
The year of 2016 hold average fortune for people with Chinese zodiac sign Horse. They may get some achievement in career and wealth if they make plans in advance and work hard efficiently. They won’t encounter big problems in love and relationship (SO I MUST NOT BE A HORSE!). However, they are advised to pay more attention to their health condition. In contrast, they will witness a lucky year in 2017 (why later? why not now?). They may get promotion in career, accumulate more wealth and find soul mates, while they may also suffer from heath problem if they cannot maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Combined with the western 12 constellations, Horses’ characteristics tends to be more specific, such as self-disciplined Aries, ambitious Taurus, confident Gemini, cautious Cancer, tough Leo, prudent Virgo, graceful Libra, passionate Scorpio (apparently, passion is all I have), enthusiastic Sagittarius, aspirant Capricorn, generous Aquarius and insightful Pisces.
Apart from sharing some similar general personality traits, People born in the Year of Horse also subtly features different characteristics based on four blood types. People with type O are usually emotional facing the uncertain situation, but romantic in perusing the true love (and emotional, let us not forget!). Type A people are industrious and persistent, striving to fulfill every ambition, while quick temper makes themselves under great pressure. Those with type B are usually upright and warm-hearted, attracting a lot of friends around, who can be the powerful backup for them. And the type AB ones are wild and unruly in society; they are fond of taking risks to try everything new. Traveling far is what they often do.
Never really liked the Chinese, anyways. But there is some truth in the ching chong chang. I’m not racist. I AM CHINESE.