The Chinese New Year commences on January 28, 2017 and marks the beginning of the year of the Yin Fire Rooster.
So what does this mean for babies born within the tenth sign of the Chinese Zodiac?
A bub born in the year of Rooster is said to have a determined, passionate and diligent personality. They aren’t shy about expressing their opinions either. At first, your child may come across as bossy, however, this is mistaken for extreme honesty.
Sometimes stubborn, The Rooster doesn’t take on the advice of the others; however, they do have a genuine interest in the well-being of others, so their pushy qualities are used for the greater good.
The Rooster is also known for their pride, which is a quality they gladly share with the world.
Although they might not be the most effective listeners, the talkative Rooster can be quite social. The Rooster enjoys being in a group setting or crowd, where they can display their many talents and skills. In this sense, the Rooster can be a natural host. Those born under the Rooster sign are not freely accepting of everyone, however, as they put a great deal of importance on style and hygiene. It is not unusual for the Rooster to be quite judgmental in social settings.
The Rooster can be sensitive, but overall is very loving and faithful with their chosen partners. In this sense, it is important for the Rooster to find a committed relationship with someone who is not over-critical. In their home life, the Rooster attempts to create a stylish environment, full of material symbols and accessories.
Efficient and reliable, the Rooster can use their natural abilities to find success on numerous career paths. If the Rooster embraces its creative inclinations, they may find success in music, art or performing.
The Rooster’s fixed element is Metal. The influence of Metal gives the Rooster remarkable strength and passion. In the face of obstacles, the Metal element gives the Rooster an unbreakable will. The organs of the Metal element are the respiratory system and the lungs. Although these organs are naturally strong for members of the Rooster sign, an active lifestyle can help the longevity of these vital organs. In this sense, the Rooster is also warned to avoid their tendency to overindulge, especially with unhealthy substances.
Happy (Chinese) New Year!