Look into the 2010 Chinese Zodiac to get a forecast of what the year holds for you!
The story of the Chinese Zodiac is fascinating! It is said that Buddha summoned all the animals to come see him before he departed earth, but only twelve animals appeared. As a reward, Buddha named a year after each one of them. The sequence was determined by a race. It started with the rat that won the race and ended with the last animal, the pig.
It's thought that each animal represented in Chinese Zodiac bestows certain characteristics on individuals who are born during the year that particular animal "rules." The Year of the Tiger 2010 is a year of much action, drama, change, crisis, and unpredictability. For every Chinese horoscope sign, this year is one to be active – seizing opportunities and making the most of your talents. Everything happens quickly and dramatically – blink and you could miss an important chance of a lifetime.
Rat (1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996)
Rats are charming, influential, sociable, and clever. They can be a bit gossipy and prone to being distracted. Family and close friends are exceptionally important to them. Throughout his/her long life he/she will always be popular and will have many friends.
Forecast for 2010 2010 will bring changes. The year is likely to be quite busy. Use your considerable wits to handle the uncertainties that are likely to come to you this year. Avoid overspending. February and March can bring interesting work offers to you. It is essential to go with the flow and seize opportunities. 2010 is strong for you for love, particularly in the middle of the year. You must be extra thoughtful and caring throughout the year – an inadvertent remark or gesture could lead to discord with loved ones.
Ox (1913, 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997)
Diligent, sturdy and no-nonsense – that’s the ox. Family life and a loving partner are high on the Ox’s priorities. He/she is a wonderful loyal friend. Ox people aren't often flexible. They can show a fierce temper when agitated.
Forecast for 2010 2010 is challenging but in a good way. It sounds a little too excitable for the security-seeking Ox. Be determined, and open yourself up to accepting some changes in plans. Focus on the thiPngs that are most important to you. Career opportunities will present from April to June. Intense romantic encounters are likely in July, August and December. Be mindful and caring of loved ones. It will be crucial to listen to them and also to accept any help they may offer during this changeable year. Health is expected to be variable.
Tiger (1914, 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998)
Magnetic, passionate and grand! When the Tiger does anything, it’s noticed! Tigers are risk-takers and true adventurers. These people aren't good at taking orders from others. On the one hand generous, on the other hand a little mean, it’s sometimes hard to know where one stands with the Tiger.
Forecast for 2010 This is a year of new beginnings for Tigers. The choices you make this year will be defining ones for years to come. Romance and social relationships are expected to be strong. August, December and January will see a very active and entertaining social calendar. It's the time for the Tiger to take the lead, exercise his or her authority, and hunt down opportunities. However, Tigers should do their best to exercise self-control.
Rabbit (1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999)
Tactful, intelligent, caring and virtuous are the attributes of the Rabbit. A great party-giver, the Rabbit enjoys being the center of attention once in a while. Occasionally the Rabbit is over cautious and can appear a little cold and distant.
Forecast for 2010 The focus will be on the Rabbit’s career prospects during the Year of the Tiger, with unexpected promotions and recognition very likely. Some Rabbits will be dissatisfied with their current living arrangements and the perfect new home may appear most unexpectedly. They must act quickly and not miss out! May and October will bring special and fun social gatherings. February and March will be significant and fortunate for those looking to change jobs, while July and August will be most auspicious for single Rabbits looking for love.
Dragon (1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000)
Assertive, energetic and talented are all words to describe the Dragon personality. They generally enjoy robust health and tend to be very successful in anything they turn their hand to. They are easily infatuated and don't like routine.
Forecast for 2010 Dragons will find the quick pace of 2010 very much to their liking and they will spread their wings to look for new opportunities.The Dragon’s financial situation will indeed be rosy during 2010 with a possible increase in income. May to August will be lovely months for socializing with friends and possible romantic encounters. Dragons do need to remember that love needs attention and if it is taken for granted, problems can arise. The most interesting career changes can happen in May, September and November.
Snake (1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001)
Intelligent and intuitive are the Snake’s fine qualities. He makes an amusing and romantic friend with a definite flirtatious streak. The Snake is lucky with money and is fond of the odd bet or two. They are Lazy and extravagant and may have a problem with depending on others.
Forecast for 2010 The quick and often hectic pace of the year may be unsettling for many Snakes. The best advice is to avoid resisting change at all costs. On the career front, the Snake will have quite a bit of competition and needs to stay ahead of the game. Money management will be crucial. February through April will favor work endeavors and promotion. July through December will offer opportunists for single Snakes to meet a special romantic partner. Snakes can be shy, but the Year of the Tiger will ensure they have many social events to attend.
Horse (1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002)
Fun, attractive and persuasive sums up the Horse’s traits perfectly. Horse people are hardworking and independent. They love parties and crowds and being the centre of attention. They can also be egotistical that may be rebellious and shun the advice of others.
Forecast for 2010 Horses are expected to fare better than most in 2010. New friendships and career advancement are likely. Health may be a little more fragile this year, however. While opportunities arise, Horses should not jump into new situations or relationships too quickly, without practical considerations. They need to keep a careful eye on their finances as overspending could happen very easily. August through September will bring fantastic opportunities for those looking for love. March through May will be lucky for changing jobs while November and December will bring fun and lively social gatherings.
Goat (1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003)
Graceful, kind and easy going would describe a Goat personality. Goats are peace lovers who don't like disagreements. They can be pessimistic and tardy. These people can let others take advantage of them easily.
Forecast for 2010 The Year of the Tiger is best for the Goats used as a period of gaining energy instead of a year of fame and fortune! Remain adaptable, open to change and focused, this year could have long lasting positive implications. For those wishing to change jobs, there may be many frustrating moments. May to September will have outstanding moments for making new friends and enjoying the company of loved ones. The Year of the Tiger is not the time for taking financial risks. If in doubt or worried, they need to be sure to get the advice of a professional.
Monkey (1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004)
The Monkey is playful, lively, fun and a quick thinker. They get bored very easily and find it hard to settle down to doing any one thing. Monkeys are popular people. They can be Deceitful and self-absorbed. These individuals can be childish and drawn to mischief.
Forecast for 2010 Plenty of ups and downs are in store for Monkeys in 2010. Changes on the job front could startle the Monkey near the beginning of the year, but by adapting and staying calm, he should weather any storm. Family expenses may very well increase and the wise Monkey will do a little bit of forward planning to ensure a smooth passage through 2010. July to November will be the best time to start making moves for anyone who wishes to change their job. They will appreciate the support they receive this year from loved ones and friends.
Rooster (1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005)
Enthusiastic, dignified, and resilient are the Rooster’s fine qualities. They can be brutally honest and generally like being showered with attention. The roosters can be bossy and pedantic. They are often a little too outspoken and hate being criticized. Family means the world to the Rooster.
Forecast for 2010 Roosters should feel relatively confident and, for the most part, are less affected by the turbulent atmosphere of the Year of the Tiger than most other animals in the zodiac. He will be in much demand for his sage advice and experience at work. Travel features quite strongly with the Rooster seeking out adventures. All Roosters must ensure that they don’t overdo things. The spring months and November and December will be excellent for intimate romantic encounters. March and July to October will be the optimum time for making career decisions or to change jobs.
Dog (1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006)
Dogs are intelligent, loyal, fair, and constant. They are one of the most honest and loyal signs of the Chinese zodiac and will always go to bat for a worthy cause. The Dog is a fantastic listener and his advice is usually very intuitive. However, these people don't always forgive easily.
Forecast for 2010 The Year of the Tiger will be an excellent one for all Dogs with a significant improvement in fortune all year long. They must leave the past behind and look forward with optimism and determination. Socially, this is the Dog’s year to shine and many new strong friendships and alliances will be formed. May to August will be significant for single Dogs and all invitations should be carefully considered! September through November will have crucial career opportunities! Recreational activities and hobbies will also feature strongly, with some able to turn their hobby into their career with great success.
Pig (1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007)
Pigs are innocent, sweet and lovable. They rarely lose their temper. The Pig does not care that much for money and have a problem saying "no" to people. . Pigs are giving souls and reap much enjoyment when they’re helping others, but sometimes they give too much.
Forecast for 2010 The Pig loves activities and challenges and the Year of the Tiger will certainly provide this. There may be additional financial pressure on the Pig this year. It’s possible that gossip may prove too tempting or that he may listen to false advice, causing upset and trouble. Be guarded and careful this year! Short, fun, unplanned trips will feature throughout the year. November to January will provide excellent opportunities for changing career. August to December will prove particularly social, with many fun occasions and opportunities to make new friends.