Lucky Numbers: 2, 3
Lucky Colors: gold, blue, green
Lucky Flowers: lily, African violet, lily of the valley
Years of the Rat
02/18/1912-02/05/1913 02/05/1924-01/23/1925 01/24/1936-02/10/1937
02/10/1948-01/28/1949 01/28/1960-02/14/1961 02/15/1972-02/02/1973
02/02/1984-02/19/1985 02/19/1996-02/06/1997 02/06/2008-01/25/2009
The Year of the Rat is the first in the Chinese zodiac cycle. Though people consider the rat not adorable, and it even makes its way into derogatory languages, it ranks first on the Chinese zodiac signs. Rats are Forthright, inquisitive and intrusive but always in a disarmingly honest way. They Excels in business, alert to opportunities. Rats are Easy to get along with, hardworking and thrifty. It has characteristics of an animal with spirit, wit, alertness, delicacy, flexibility and vitality. With rich imaginations and sharp observation, Rats can take advantage of various opportunities well. Rats have strong curiosity, so they tend to try their hands at anything, and they can deal with it skillfully.
Rats aim at encompassing heights and strike my target, sure and steady. Life is one joyous journey for me. Each search must end with a new quest. I am progress, exploration and insight. Rats are am the womb of activity. Rats are Forthright, inquisitive and intrusive but always in a disarmingly honest way. They are Excels in business, alert to opportunities. Rats are Easy to get along with, hardworking and thrifty. Generous to those you are fond of. Can be easily agitated but maintains self control, gaining many friends. They are also sophisticated and popular in social interaction. They are sanguine and very adaptable, being popular with others. Ladies belonging to the Rat zodiac sign are pretty, smart, and lovely. They have quick minds and dexterous hands, and are able to learn anything. There is no big rise and fall in their life time, but will never be a lack of romance and passion.
They are all sharp in words, and seldom make compromises. Picky in each other’s faults, they cannot be tolerant, which leads to their final divergence. They can always react properly before the worst circumstances take place. A lack of courage, as well as good command skills, Rats are not capable as leaders. Opportunistic and picky as Rats are, they do not have broad minds, but a narrow view. In dry seasons, Rats should pay attention to prevention of respiratory and skin problems. Female rats may be especially frugal, but usually not with their own children. They are Overambitious at times.
Picky in each other’s faults, they cannot be tolerant, which leads to their final divergence. Rats find it easy to start a new relationship with someone, but they also break off relationships easily, which results in trouble with infidelity.