According to Chinese astrology, 2012 is the Year of the Water Dragon, which is expected to be filled with excitement, intensity, exhilaration and unpredictability. In terms of Feng Shui, 2012 will be an important year for meditations and visualizations as we aim towards leading a more spiritual way of life.
Use this year to really get rid of the clutter in your life, your mind and your home.
Let's see what each Chinese zodiac animal can expect in 2012:
Years 1900, 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Boar
Rat people are clever, quick-witted, sharp, funny and charming. They make good friends because they are loyal and generous. Because the Rat and the Dragon relate well to each other, the Rat is expected to have a fairly smooth year in 2012. Rat people should expect some healthy competition during this Year of the Dragon 2012, especially in terms of their career. Money will also be steady this year. If they are not married, it will be a good year to find their mates. It's important that Rat people exercise more in 2012 to guard their health.
Years 1901, 1913, 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Rat, not Ox
The Ox is a powerful zodiac animal which reflects on the people born in Ox years. They tend to be goal-oriented, hardworking leaders. Because the Ox and the Dragon aren't very compatible, Ox people should brace themselves for a bit of difficulty this year. They should take extra care with their health in 2012 and should also expect very heavy and stiff competition in their careers. Ox people should not make risky financial investments and watch their spending. Money luck will be below average. Ox men will be luckier in love than women Ox.
Years 1902, 1914, 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Ox, not Tiger
Tiger people have strong leadership qualities, are charming, intense and ready to pounce. This year, Tiger people may have several unexpected opportunities to create wealth. However, they should avoid getting emotional or being stubborn in the Year of the Dragon, as this could lead to their getting hurt in relationships, and things could end up working against them. The Tigers luck in money will vary throughout the year. They should be much more vigilant of their expenditures and investments.
Tiger people should watch out for confrontations with their partners, as it will be a difficult year for love. If they don't have a partner, it won't be the ideal year to find one. Tigers should watch what they eat and take care of their health.
Years 1903, 1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Tiger, not Rabbit
Individuals born in the Year of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by their family and friends, and keep close to home. Rabbit people can expect to have some very good opportunities to study in 2012. Because of the Rabbit's compatibility with the Dragon, things should go fairly smoothly for Rabbit people this year. Rabbit people's career luck will be steady, but not booming. In regards to money, they should avoid gambling and making risky investments. However, it will be a good year for love, but they should avoid any unnecessary arguments. In regards to their health, Rabbits should exercise and eat well to stay healthy throughout the year.
Years 1904, 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000
If you were born before February 4, then your astrological sign is Rabbit, not Dragon
Dragon people are full of energy, warmth and charisma. These characteristics make them lucky in love, but also somehow egotistical. Dragon people can expect to have good opportunities for studying new things this year. However, they should try not to be too stubborn at work, and should expect to face some competition in their careers. They will have to work harder and avoid confrontations. The Year of the Dragon 2012, will be an average year for Dragon people as Chinese astrology says it's not good when a Dragon meets another Dragon. So, 2012 will not be a very prosperous year for them. This year can bring a steady flow of money to Dragons but they will need to work hard to keep their money because their wealth will not be increasing. If they are single, they should not rush into a relationship this year, and they should definitely avoid arguments with their existing partners. With all the pressure from career and money, their health might be affected by anxiety, so they will need to eat well and rest. Practicing meditation might also help.
Years: 1905, 1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Dragon, not Snake
Snake people may enjoy some unexpected opportunities for increasing their wealth in 2012. However, individuals born in the Year of the Snake should avoid being stubborn as this could lead to things working against them. All in all, it's going to be an average year for seductive, generous, introverted, smart and charming Snake people. They should try to be supportive of their coworkers since this extra effort might bring good things to them. They should be careful on how they manage their money. Although their money luck will be steady, they shouldn't abuse it and get greedy. Love will be good to people born in the Year of the Snake, but they shouldn't push their existing relationships. But in general, it will be a better year for friendships and social life.
Years: 1906, 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Snake, not Horse
Horse people are energetic, wise with money, self-reliant and enjoy love, intimacy and traveling. They also love to roam wild and free. Individuals born in the Year of the Horse can expect some wealth opportunities and have good luck in their careers in 2012. Horses will do well in the Year of the Dragon, but it would be to their benefit to follow the guidance of the Dragons in their lives. Money will be steady this year, but they will need to manage it wisely in order to increase their wealth. Horses will have good love relationships in 2012, but they should not ask too much of their partners. They need to be careful at work and when driving to avoid accidents. It's wise for them to avoid violence and conflict, since this year can bring injuries to Horses.
Years: 1907, 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Horse, not a Goat
Goat people are creative thinkers who love to wander. People born in the Year of the Goat can expect to have some opportunities for both wealth creation and studying in 2012. However, their year will be generally average because there's no special affiliation between the Goat and the Dragon. Goat people need to respect the opinions of team members and should not have any arguments or disputes. As long as they remember to watch their words and behavior in the office, everything will go smoothly. Social relationships should be good for Goats this year. If they are single, they should practice more social activities so they have lots of opportunities to meet new friends. If they are in love or married, they need to pay attention to their relationship. Goat people's health will be fine in the year of the Dragon. However, they should always eat properly, have a good exercise routine and sleep well to avoid having any major health problems.
Years: 1908, 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Goat, not Monkey
Monkey people love pranks and making mischief. Individuals born in the Year of the Monkey should refrain their stubbornness this year to avoid things working against them. Monkey and Dragon enjoy a good affiliation with each other, which means that Monkey people can expect a smooth year in 2012. Since the Monkey and the Dragon have a very close relationship, the careers of Monkey people will flourish and they won't have too much pressure at work. Networking is important for Monkeys this year, because new relationships can bring all kinds of money opportunities for them in 2012. In general, they will have a stable income. Love relationships for Monkey people will go well in 2012, because of the attraction between the Monkey and the Dragon, especially during the Rat month, which is December. If they are single, then they should attend more social events and they might have a chance to find their soulmate this year. Monkey people should not only care about their own health, but also be vigilant of the health of all their family members.
Years: 1909, 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Monkey, not Rooster
People born in the Year of the Rooster have a reputation for being overconfident and even cocky. Rooster people should take extra care of their health in 2012. However, this shouldn't be any cause for alarm as individuals born in the Year of the Rooster can expect to have a fairly smooth year, because the Rooster and the Dragon have a particularly good affiliation with each other. Roosters can expect prosperity, wealth, power in their career and enjoy a good reputation. Love will come to them. If they are single and want to meet someone, then this is the best year to increase their social activities. But they still have to pay attention to their safety and health to prevent accidents in the Year of Dragon.
Years: 1910, 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Rooster, not Dog
Dog people are generally forgiving and loyal. People born in the Year of the Dog, should expect some difficulties in 2012. Their opportunities for wealth will not be great this year. They should also take special care of their health, and avoid being too obstinate in order to avoid stirring up trouble. Dog people won't get much support in their jobs. They will tend to encounter obstacles at work, and they should avoid having any arguments with coworkers or superiors at the office. It's not a good time to think about changing jobs. It's important for Dog people to have a good financial plan to downsize their spending and to reserve their emergency fund. If they are in love, then they need to be careful when situations rise that might affect their relationship and make it unstable. Dog people need to maintain their focus to avoid any disasters that may happen due to neglect.
Years: 1911, 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007
If your birthday is before February 4, then your astrological sign is Dog, not Boar.
Individuals born in the Year of the Boar are generally considered lucky people. However, Boar people shouldn't expect to be too lucky in 2012 as this will be an average year for them. In addition, Boar people should avoid getting too emotional this year, since this could lead to their getting hurt in relationships. Boars will encounter some pressure in their jobs. Money luck for Boar people will be unstable in 2012. Money will come and go. Boars will need to slow down in their investments and think twice before joining new ventures. If Boars want to look for a closer love relationship, then the Year of the Dragon is the time to try.
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