Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year 2017 - The Year of the Rooster

Saturday, January 28, 2017

The Year of the Rooster – begins on Saturday 28 January 2017

The New Year is marked by the lunisolar Chinese calendar, so the date changes from year to year.

The personality of the Rooster

People born in the Year of the Rooster are characterised as honest, energetic, intelligent, flexible and confident. However, according to Chinese astrology, the year of your sign is believed to be one of the most unlucky years of your life.

The general image of people in this zodiac sign is of always being hardworking, resourceful, confident and talented. In addition, their active, talkative and engaging ways make them popular with people. They are happiest when they are in company, enjoying the spotlight. Although they were born with enviable skills, they still have several shortcomings, such as being seen as vain and arrogant and a tendency to brag about their achievements.

Strengths: healthy, sporty and self-assured Weaknesses: a little sensitive, stressed, moody

Lucky Signs for the Rooster:

Lucky numbers: 5, 7, 8

Lucky colours: brown, gold, and yellow Lucky flowers: gladiola, cockscomb

Lucky directions: south, southeast

Famous people born under the rooster sign:

Rudyard Kipling, Benjamin Franklin, Prince Philip, Nancy Reagan, Joan Collins, Dolly Parton, Michelle Pfeiffer, Roger Federer, Serena Williams, Beyonce, Eric Clapton, Yoko Ono.