Goat (zodiac)From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Goat (Chinese: 羊; pinyin: yáng) is the eighth sign of the 12-year cycle of animals that appear in the Chinese zodiacrelated to the Chinese calendar. The sign is also referred to as the Ram or Sheep sign, since the Chinese word yáng is more accurately translated as Caprinae, a taxonomic subfamily which includes both sheep and goats.
The Year of the Goat (alternatively, Year of the Sheep or Year of the Ram) is associated with the 8th Earthly Branchsymbol, 未 (wèi).01/28/1979 02/15/1980 Yin Earth Ji Wei
Basic Astrology Elements
Earthly Branch of Birth Year: Wei
The Five Elements: Earth(Tu)
Yin Yang: Yin ([Chinese philosophy] negative/passive/female principle in nature)
Lucky Numbers: 3, 9, 4; Avoid: 6, 7, 8
Lucky Flowers: carnation, primrose, alice flower
Lucky Colors: green, red, purple; Avoid: golden, coffee
Chinese Zodiac Sign - (Cancer)
Ruling hours:1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Direction of the Sign:South-South-West
Season and Month:Summer - July
This is the most feminine sign of the Chinese Zodiac. This sign is the Good Samaritan of the cycle and is timid, virtuous, sincere and easily moved. In most cases, he or she has an artistic and creative spirit and is famous for his or her goodness and compassion. Those born in the Year of the Goat know how to forgive easily and are understanding when others err. They hate rigorous plans, excessive discipline or criticism. They love children and animals, feel close to Nature and are affectionate towards their family. Their maternal instinct tends to suffocate others. Prone to mood swings, they find it impossible to work under pressure or be objective. Seemingly modest and calm, those born in the Year of the Goat, hide their inner feelings when threatened. They react passionately although they hate fighting. If dragged into an argument, they prefer to sulk rather than openly say what is bothering them. Being silent and moody is usually more effective than a rage of anger. They often have been spoiled as children. The Chinese feel that those born in the Year of the Goat are lucky thanks to their pure and good heart. They use their time and money helping others so when you don't know where to turn to or run out of money, you can be sure a Goat won't let you down. Those born in the Year of the Goat will always have the three most important things in life: food, shelter and clothes. Wherever they go, they'll meet people who'll help them. They usually have a happy marriage and are loved by their partner and in-laws. People say that a Goat born in winter will have a difficult existence as there's no grass at that time and that's when Goats are slaughtered.
Ascendant: Taurus (The Bull)