Chinese New Year 2019

Chinese New Year 2019

2019 is the year of the pig and it kicks off on February 5th. The new year festival takes a bit longer then we are used in the western Hemisphere. It starts with “Little year” from 28th January to 4th February (New year´s Eve), followed by 11 days of Spring festival and 4 days of Lantern festival.

You probably know that there are 12 Chinese zodiac animals which play an integral part of the Chinese culture. Similar to local Astrology it is supposed to determine people’s luck, career, relationship or the best time to have a baby, among others. Whether or not you believe in such predictions it’s always a nice celebration to take part in, especially if you have a Chinese community in your neighbourhood.

In order to determine your zodiac check the table:

Zodiac AnimalCharacterRecent Years
Rat鼠 (shǔ)1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020
Ox牛 (niú)1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009, 2021
Tiger虎 (hǔ)1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022
Rabbit兔 (tù)1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023
Dragon龙 (lóng)1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024
Snake蛇 (shé)1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013, 2025
Horse马 (mǎ)1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026
Goat羊 (yang)1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015, 2027
Monkey猴 (hóu)1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028
Rooster鸡 (jī)1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029
Dog狗 (gǒu)1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030
Pig猪 (zhū)1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019, 2031

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