Year of the Metal Rat

The Chinese New Year will start on January 25. The years of the rat include: 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020. It s expected that this time period, to be very good, without any bad periods and full of achievements.

The last period hasn’t been too good and that’s why we are so excited about this prediction.

The rat represents wealth and generosity. The people born under this sign are often reserved and it’s really hard for them to trust someone.

But, once you get to know someone who is born under this sign, you’ll find an amazing friend and an excellent business partner. These animals love relaxing and they always search for loyal and trusting friends.

This animal is ethical and idealistic and the year which takes his name will make grow the grade of social awareness.

The more you are compatible with the boar, the more your life will be better and full of achieved goals.

Different from the European zodiac, which centers on the month of birth, the Chinese zodiac
is calculated depending on the year of birth and is based on five elements: Earth, Fire, Water, Metal, and Wood.


A wind of change will blow your love life. Whatever your current romantic situation, you’ll see a marked improvement. The joys of the heart you are insured, provided of course you an upgrade with yours.

It’s time to lonely out, network and trust their feelings. They will meet with your soul mate. For those couples already formed, they really do not have to complain: their complicity will be strengthened. Marriages will multiply by eye, and births too!

You will live unique moments in their love life. The Dragon, Ox, and Monkey natives will suffer many breakups, while the Rat, Goat, and Dog natives will make wedding plans and will settle down.

The Pig and Snake zodiac signs are waiting for a baby and they are increasing their families, while the Rabbit and the Tiger natives will rather prefer to be single.


A defining time for the rest of your career and your business. It will be now or never to accomplish the transformation of your dreams timidly long time but you never had the courage to do.

Go ahead, the stars will support you with all their weight. In any case, your professional future holds promise.

The year promises to be very suitable for construction, real estate, and all the work that lay the foundations for the future.

Manufacturers, artisans, teachers, social workers and researchers will be particularly favored in their efforts

Money and Fortune

And this shall be a time of exceptional opportunity, which will need to take full advantage. The stars financially assure you of their full support. You can count on a perfectly happy development of your business.

You will have beautiful silver returned more or less unexpected. You will lead in many significant transactions or negotiations you expect much. Skilled and competent, you will defend your interests with panache.

But you’ll be tempted to spend all the money you have earned for your comfort or pleasure!

It is not by chance that the zodiac sign determines the personality and the inclination to waste, to save or to make successful investments.  The wealthiest natives will be Rat, Dragon, and Pig. Also, the Ox and the Rooster natives have a developed financial sense and they will work hard this year, therefore they will be able to save enough money.


All the twelfth signs of the zodiac must take care of their health.  Healthy choices are favored, among which adopting a healthy lifestyle, quitting smoking, practicing a sport, adopting a healthy diet and so on.

What can “Rats” expect to happen in 2020, according to their element:

EARTH  (1948) or  (2008)

The earth rats will be feeling full of energy and they will have total control of their personal life. But you should be careful: you shouldn’t become insensitive.
You will be able to make some positive changes in your life and so you’ll become happy on the emotional side. But be sure about the fact that some of your choices won’t affect your future in a negative way.
People can always count on you because you are friendly and trusting. You will be more successful if you’ll work alone and not in a group!

 FIRE (1936 and 1996)

People born in 1936 & 1996 have a talent or an attribute that will stand out in a group. Your emotion seems to stabilize, or at least you’ll be more stable.
This will make your relationship more passionate.
You could try to be a little more open-minded. Talk about what you from your marriage or what happens, and if there’s also a child, it shouldn’t be an impediment; on the contrary. Your message should come from your soul and it should be the same.

WATER  (1972)

The water rats will have a wonderful time, especially on the social side. You will live beautiful moments with your friends. You won’t have time to get bored, you’ll meet interesting people.
This will be the first step that will lead to a relationship full of passion. It will also bring many opportunities, for your career and business.
They work only for the wage and they look forward to the weekend. But you should be careful about the fact that you’re doing the right thing: don’t skip the fence without knowing what’s next.
If you want a new job, you should check out if you reserved it before quitting your job. If you would like to work in a totally new department, less boring, other solutions will be coming.

METAL (1960, 2020)

From the financial point of view, the Metal Rats will be stable enough. It’s the perfect time to pay some debts and save some money, but, there’s going to be an unexpected bill to pay.
That’s why it’s better to save some money. Maybe you’ll feel sick at the start. But, the more time passes you’ll see some radical changes.

 WOOD  (1984)

You’ll have so much energy, much more than normal. You’ll be fine either for your physical and psychic health and the year of the rat will present you with many opportunities.
There will be some conflicts in some of your relationships, so, try to be calmer and give your attention to the people that love you.  You should be careful about your personal life and you should try to control it.
So, you’ll feel happier. With the help of your friends you might meet someone special, that will change your life.

Lunar New Year 2020 Festival

The Spring Festival is the most important traditional holiday.

Celebrating this festivity is a millenary tradition, and it lasts 15 successive days, from the New Moon until the Full Moon when the Lantern Festival takes place, the great festivity that ends the holiday season.

These 15 days are full of religious and social practices with deep significance, an illustration of the spiritual profoundness of the traditional civilization, which grants the astral cycles special attention.

It is celebrated in the following countries: The people’s Republic of China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau, Vietnam, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, and also the Chinese neighborhoods in cities all over the world.

In general, 2020 is going to be an auspicious period for all Chinese zodiac signs, the natives being able to successfully finalize everything they plan on doing.

On Sunday, 22 January 2023 we will hopefully enter the year of the Water Rabbit. Find out what the Chinese horoscope predicts for 2023.