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Gung Hay Fat Choy!

Happy Chinese New Year!

2018 (4715) - Year of Earth Dog

Chinese New Year is the longest and most important celebration in the Chinese calendar. The Chinese year 4715 begins on February 16th, 2018.

Dog is the eleventh in the 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac sign. The Years of the Dog include 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030, 2042...


Legend has it that in ancient times, Buddha asked all the animals to meet him on Chinese New Year. Twelve came, and Buddha named a year after each one. He announced that the people born in each animal's year would have some of that animal's personality.

People born in the Year of the Dog are usually independent, sincere, loyal and decisive according to Chinese zodiac analysis. They are not afraid of difficulties in daily life. These shining characteristics make them have harmonious relationship with people around.

  • Strengths
    Valiant, loyal, responsible, clever, courageous, lively

  • Weaknesses
    Sensitive, conservative, stubborn, emotional

Some Celebrities born in the year of Dog:


Winston Churchill, Benjamin Franklin, Bill Clinton, Herbert Hoover, Golda Meir, Socrates, Prince William, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Ellen DeGeneres,  Jessica Biel, Kelly Clarkson, Kirsten Dunst, LeAnn Queen Latifah, Shirley McLaine, Susan Sarandon, Uma Thurman, Andre Agassi, Confucius, Sun Quan (King of Wu in China’s Three Kingdoms Period 220 - 280), Li Yuan (1st emperor of the Tang Dynasty 618 - 907), 

Gary Tong (a Touch of Chi)

Gung Hay Fat Choy!


Health, Happiness & Prosperity!

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