Drum rolls, dancing dragons, fried chicken and what not! The festivities of Chinese New Year 2019 had enveloped February. For all the non-Chinese folk, who can say no to another new year party right?
February just whizzed past most of us and those who missed out New Years eve 2018 can now enjoy welcoming the year of ‘The Earth Pig’. Even if you did have a boisterous party come 2019, the entrance of the Earth Pig is definitely something you want to celebrate. Here’s why.
The Year of The Earth Pig
It is common among most parts of the world to associate pigs with dirt, disgrace, laziness and a whole lot of other negative connotations. The Chinese however, have a different take on this. It is said that most Chinese zodiac pigs are philanthropic and sensible in their way of mind. The People born under the sign of ‘The Pig’ are generally kind, loyal, generous and pretty much prosperous.
Yep, prosperity is what ‘The Pig’ most prominently stands for. Given that Chinese zodiac pigs, are calm and peaceful by nature; the year of the pig is considered a wonderful thing.
All about the Earth Pig
The pig is the last sign in the Chinese zodiac. 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, and 2019 were and are, all years of the Pig. In Chinese culture the Pig denoted ample wealth and treasures. It is something the Chinese are very excited about this new year, as it foretells a prosperous and peaceful 2019.
There is nothing wrong with being a pig,” says Shenzhan Liao, director of education at China Institute’s School of Chinese Studies
While people born earth pigs may feel much at ease this year, Chinese zodiac pigs of other elements may have to watch their finances and be vigilant.
Predictions for people from all 12 signs of the Chinese zodiac
In case you are wondering how this very positive Chinese New year is going to turn out for you; Check it out below!. Chinesezodic.org predicts Earth pig year 2019 for all the signs.
Rat– Wholesome joy and prosperity this year!
Ox – A good year indeed, lots of opportunities to make money.
Tiger – The best friend of the pig and favoured by the God of this Chinese Year. Will learn to come to terms with others.
Rabbit – You rabbits have an excellent year ahead of you all. You’ll get close to others with ease and make new friendships.
Dragon – The pig’s calmness this year will lead you to a lot of reconsiderations.
Snake – Snakes, you all have to be persuasive and combative this year.
Horse – Succeeding the year of the Dog, this year is predicted to be even more auspicious.
Goat – A year with heavy lucky chances, when all your dreams and ambitions will come true.
Monkey – A year of chances.
Rooster – Need to pay attention to the quality of your relationships if you want to succeed.
Dog – Only count on your efforts to succeed.
Pig – Set priorities and get to work: once you start, you will begin to see results.
Have a very prosperous and happy Chinese New year everybody…Xin Nian Kuai Le!
Updated on March 4, 2019