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The Chinese Year Of The Sheep

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The Year of the Sheep is also known as the year of the Goat or the year of the Ram. Ram is the Eighth animal in the Chinese zodiac. Read on to know more about Sheep year personality traits, compatibility and other interesting tidbits.


Year of the Sheep:  Dates for 2014, 2015, 2016

The birth years in Chinese astrology are based on the lunar calendar and also influenced by the five elements. The actual Years of Ram are:


Year of Metal Goat 17 February 1931 – 5 February 1932 15 February 1991 – 3 February 1992
Year of Water Goat 5 February 1943 – 24 January 1944 1 February 2003 – 21 January 2004
Year of Wood Goat 24 January 1955 – 11 February 1956 19 February 2016 – 7 February 2016
Year of Fire Goat 9 February 1967 – 29 January 1968 6 February 2027 - 25 January 2028
Year of Earth Goat 28 January 1979 – 15 February 1980 24 January 2039 - 11 February 2040


Personality of People born in the Year of the Ram

Ram is supposed to be the most feminine animal sign in the Zodiac. It is mild and peaceful. It is supposed to indicate imagination and high quality.



Chinese Goat 2014

Persons born in the year of Sheep animal sign are sympathetic, gracious, intelligent, and affectionate. Rams have a good understanding of loveliness and fine arts. They like to live in a peaceful environment, and are extremely religious. They can manage business with care and caution. They do not spend money without reason. Women Rams are cynical and indecisive, but are likely to attend to others with lot of care and concern. They are physically attractive and are compassionate.



Rams are fearful of others and seek protection from others. They are fanatical about religion and believe in mysterious things. They are not frank enough to communicate their love. They like admiration and adulation from their companions, and are open to their advice. Rams are indecisive and are bewildered about life. They are introverts who are temperamental, touchy, hesitant, and cynical by nature.


Influence of Chinese Elements on the Year of the Sheep

year of the sheep 2014 2015 2016Metal Sheep are strong externally with a sensitive interior. They are delightful and intimate in friendship, though they are cautious in making friends. They are domineering in nature, and they try their best to carry out the requirements of other people. Metal Rams are more enthusiastic about fine arts than other rams.


Water Sheep settle down in one place and are not ready to change their life style. They are happy with what they get. They have no expectations from their family and friends, and are easy to live with. Still they require the assistance of their companions. They are momentarily annoyed if they do not get what they desire. Water Rams do like to have luxurious things when they have money to buy them. Their wit and humor brings them lot of admiring social contacts.


Wood Sheep are very liberal and extremely sympathetic with people, and are easily deceived of their wealth by crooked people. They will do well to evaluate the merits of other’s needs before they give financial assistance. They like to be associated with social groups and will be always there to help their needy friends.


Fire Sheep predictions for 2014 shows that they have more self-assurance and do not depend on others. Though they are sympathetic to others, they cannot be easily cheated. They are prepared to forego the friendship of unscrupulous people, and take care of themselves and their families first. Fire Rams are charming and theatrical personalities who hold the centre stage. They naturally become good actors. Because they are highly motivated, they are likely to achieve their goals in life.


Earth Rams are more realistic than other rams, and stick to their jobs or outside projects. They are well planned in their work and finances. Interest in art is secondary to these rams, and they engage themselves in other successful pursuits. They take care of their families, and enjoy life to the full with their social circle. Earth Rams make delightful companions in friendship and love.


Health Predictions For The Chinese Sheep

Chinese Ram symbolSheep zodiac sign are peaceful and quiet creatures with extremely stable intellect and feelings. Naturally this has a positive bearing on their health which has few problems. They should stick to fresh and natural food, and avoid animal products to remain fit. They should spend more time in the company of nature to enjoy good physical health. Rams should be punctual with their food and sleeping schedules.


Profession or Career Forecasts For Sheep Animal Sign

Sheep have a natural talent for fine arts and fashion. They are not fond of leadership, unless it is thrust on them. They do not seek rank and authority. Some of the suitable professions for rams are: Actor, Dancer, Landscape Gardner, Musician, Interior Designer, Florist, Teacher, Pediatrician, and Hair Stylist.


Relationships And Romance

Rams are secretive people who take their own time to select their friends and partners. They also choose when to let them have an insight to their feelings. Rams select close companions with whom they have a rewarding friendship. They are fully committed to their love mates.


Compatibility of Chinese Sheep Zodiac

  • Highly Compatible: Pig, Horse or Rabbit
  • Avoid: Dog, Rat or Ox
  • Lucky Colors: Purple, Green and Red
  • Unlucky Colors: Coffee and Golden
  • Favorable Directions: East, South and Southeast
  • Lucky Numbers: 3, 4, 9
  • Unlucky Numbers: 6, 7, and 8
  • Lucky Flowers: Alice Flower, Carnation and Primrose


Famous Chinese Sheep Celebrities

  • Michelangelo
  • Orville Wright
  • Bruce Willis
  • Mark Twain
  • Julia Roberts
  • Mohammed Ali
  • Barbara Walters
  • Thomas Alva Edison
  • Nicole Kidman
  • Robert De Niro
  • Pamela Anderson
  • Sir Laurence Olivier
  • Jane Austen
  • George Harrison
  • Mick Jagger
  • John Wayne
  • Mel Gibson
  • Anne Bancroft

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