Chinese Horoscopes - The Pig
The Pig is a fun and
enlightening personality blessed with patience and understanding. People
born under the sign of the Pig enjoy life and all it has to offer,
including family and friends. They are honest and thoughtful and expect
the same of other people. Pigs can be perceived as oblivious or gullible
because they do care about others so much that they will do just about
anything for a friend in need.
Years of the Pig
Last in the
cycle, Pig Years follow the Dog Years and recur every twelfth year. The
Chinese New Year does not fall on a specific date, so it is essential to
check the calendar to find the exact date on which each Pig Year actually
THE SIGN OF THE PIG
"Its better to give
than to receive" would probably be the Pig’s motto. Pigs are more
comfortable giving of their own time or attention than they are to ask
others for it. They do not find asking for help an easy task and would
rather carry the burden themselves. Pigs will do anything they can to
maintain a sense of peace amongst family or friends. This can lead to a
tendency to be taken advantage of, but Pigs basically forgive and forget
everything. They are compassionate souls who simply want to keep the
People born in the
Year of the Pig share certain characteristics. The Pig Sign is an
abbreviated way of characterizing that individual’s personality. Following
are features associated with the Sign of the Pig.
Twelfth in order,
Chinese name—ZHU, sign of honesty
Willing, Helpful, Materialistic, Gullible, Oblivious, Obstinate
IN YOUR ELEMENT
characteristics of the Pig Sign are tempered by on eof the five Chinese
elements of Metal, Water, Wood, Fire and Earth overlaying a 5-year cycle
of characteristics on the original 12-year cycle.
THE METAL PIG
1911 AND 1971
confident, Metal Pigs give 110% for everything they do. They throw
themselves into relationships with others completely, sometimes to a
fault. These Pigs are headstrong and diligent in the workplace, honest and
caring in a relationship and trustworthy with everyone he meets unless
given reason not to be. Metal Pigs usually give people more credit than
they deserve but when challenged can be a hard nut to crack.
THE WATER PIG
1923 AND 1983
Water Pigs go with the
flow and usually trust people before they truly know them. This, of
course, can get them into trouble because they are often to trusting for
their own good. Water Pigs are quite easily influenced; yet, can be very
persuasive when it comes to getting what they want. These people love
parties and social situations and enjoy giving of themselves to help
THE WOOD PIG
1935 AND 1995
Wood Pigs are
strong-minded individuals who give of themselves continuously. They have
hearts of gold and won’t take no for an answer from a friend in need.
These Pigs are practical, down-to-earth and industrious people, always
looking for the next project to take on. They enjoy working in groups and
work well with other people.
THE FIRE PIG
1947 AND 2007
Active, outgoing and
extroverted, Fire Pigs breathe new life into everything they do. These
Pigs are vivid, motivated individuals who cannot be deterred from a goal
once they have set it. They are emotional and passionate about their loved
ones, their occupations and their objectives. They are bold and vivacious,
unafraid to take risks despite the consequences. They make great bosses
because they do work so hard and because they are so spirited. But don’t
doublecross a Fire Pig. They have the ability to be quite abrasive when
things don’t turn out as they planned.
THE EARTH PIG
1959 AND 2019
Laid back and
reliable, Earth Pigs are at their happiest at home with their families.
They are organized and pragmatic, preparing a strategy for every project
they take on. They are fruitful at work and are content being one of the
employees. Even so, Earth Pigs may compensate for this by asking for more
money at review time. These Pigs love a good time and so may overindulge
HEALTH AND HABITAT
Pigs enjoy being
around other people and so being alone for long periods of time can cause
illness in a Pig. They also like to party and have a tendency to over do
it at times. Because they do not get much exercise they also have a
tendency to gain weight. A Pig’s stomach and intestines are prime spots
for sickness because he tends to overindulge with food, alcohol or
nicotine. In order to maintain a clean bill of health, Pigs should watch
their diets, make sure they get enough vitamins and minerals each day and
somehow work an exercise routing into their daily lives.
AT HOME WITH THE
Pigs have comfortable,
friendly homes that just invite you in. As much as they love company you
can believe their homes are going to reflect materialistic gains. Pigs
like to show off assets and pay close attention to their decorations in
their homes. They can certainly make something out of nothing; however,
they don’t make cleaning or chores a top priority.
CAREER AND FINANCE
THE PIG AT
Pigs generally do
really well when they get to be creative. They usually do better at jobs
where they can express themselves. They are enthusiastic about taking on
new responsibility at work and jump in to give a hand to colleagues in
need. Pigs are well-liked by co-workers because are so willing to help and
they have an eye for detail that makes them quite invaluable to upper
MONEY AND THE
Pigs love to spend
money. They have an eye for name brands rather than generics so they
generally spend a lot of it. Pigs have a knack for being able to find a
diamond in the rough. Although they can sometimes be thrifty with money,
most of the time it is the reverse. Pigs should be careful; a rainy day
may sneak up on them.
Those born in the Year
of the Pig share the same kinds of goals and objectives in life. The
occupations best suited for a Pig are listed below:
Whether Pigs are
compatible with their business partners depends upon whether their signs
are harmonious or antagonistic to those of their partners. Considering the
congruity of their own characters and the characters f their business
partners can also be very useful.
Pigs Ruled by Benefit
From Are Antagonistic to
Metal Earth Oxen Fire
Water Metal Pigs Earth
Wood Water Dragons
Fire Wood Rabbits
Earth Fire Sheep Wood
activities and pleasures
Since Pigs are born
under the same Animal Sign, they often share likes and dislikes. Following
are similar likes and dislikes of the Pig personality.
Color Preference: Dark
Gems and Stones: Lapis
lazuli, Coral, Beryl
Makeup, body lotion, bathrobe, mineral oils, shower gels
Hobbies and Pastimes:
Shopping, parties, theater
Pigs Dislike: Discord,
illegal behavior, not having anything to eat
THE PIG ON
As much as Pigs love
food they would truly enjoy a culinary experience on vacation. When
traveling they tend to dine at the finest restaurants, eat the richest
chocolate and drink the most expensive champagne. In addition, their
natures to be relaxed and laid back would lead them to an easygoing
vacation somewhere on an island or in a resort where they can hang out and
be completely taken care of.
Pigs are great friends
to have on your side. They will nurture you, care for you and make sure
you have everything you need. In times of trouble, Pigs are genuine
friends who will give you the shirt off of their backs if you need it.
They entertain their friends and host parties as often as they can. Any
chance to gather n a social setting is enough for a Pig to have a party
and most of the time, he doesn’t really need an excuse to host one. They
are loyal and good-natured, always willing to lend a hand or an
PIG PARENTS AND
Pigs are devoted
mothers and fathers. They are affectionate and loving, supportive and
caring parents. They are homebodies, preferring to stay at home with their
families than to go out on the town. A Pig’s priority is his children, and
curse the man who dare to hurt his child or to lay a hand upon him. A Pig
can be a real monster when he feels his family is threatened.
PIG INFANT AND
Pig children are
joyous children. They giggle and twirl and are truly enjoyable to be
around. These children love to play with other children and usually have
many friends. They have confidence in themselves and in others.
immediately click with their children and others find they will never have
a close relationship no matter how hard they try to make it happen.
Following are compatibility ratings between Pig parents ad their
Pig with Under the
same roof Compatibility
Tiger opposing views
Dragon lots of fun
Snake laid back
Sheep think alike
Monkey lots of laughs
Dog warm **
**some complications ***easy bonding ****angelic
Pigs are great
partners to have because they are so supportive and giving of themselves.
They are happiest at home, so arguments about late nights out with friends
are few and far between for the Pig and his mate. Pigs are sexual
creatures who love to be affectionate.
Pigs are wonderful
companions, appreciative and caring. They are grateful for the things they
have, especially a loving and healthy family. Once they choose a partner,
they are in it for the long haul. Pigs do not like discord and will do
whatever it takes to maintain a peaceful homestead.
THE PIG IN
Pigs make good
partners and most people would consider themselves lucky to be involved
with one. Still, some people are not suited for a Pig’s easygoing nature.
You’ll have a tendency
to spend a lot of money, but you’ll have a lot of fun doing it!
You are two sexually
charged individuals…work on a mental relationship as well.
You share trust and
caring, you’re headed for a wonderful companionship.
A loving and warm
Not enough in common
to commit to a stable union.
Easygoing but maybe
too much so for your own good.
Trust and honesty make
this a winning combination.
Sexual tension is
heightened by a constant need to disagree.
Even though you
disagree on a few things, if you try to make it work it will be
Stable and supportive,
but not much passion or fire.
You are off to a good
start, but eventually it fades.
Love Partners at a
Pig with Tips on
Rat happiness prevails
Ox be persistent
Rabbit very enjoyable
Dragon quite stable!
Monkey vivid and
Dog genuine and true
Pig a bit unnerving
working at it ***intense sexual attraction ****angelic
EAST MEETS WEST
Full of energy and
vive, these are affectionate lovers. They hunger for responsibility both
mentally and physically.
luxurious, although they like to spend money, Taurean Pigs are good with
it. They are completely grounded and motivated workers.
sociable, Gemini Pigs enjoy the good life. They love to host parties and
dinners, but are very appearance-oriented.
Happy to be on their
couch at night, these Pigs enjoy their families and friends more than
anything else. They like to take on projects around the house such as
sewing or gardening.
These Pigs throw
themselves into everything they do. They work hard, but they play hard.
They are genuine and stable with hearts of gold.
Virgo Pigs are very
giving creatures who would go without just so others could have. They are
sacrificial creatures who will really out on the heat if a family member
or friend lets them down.
These Pigs are
sophisticated, beautiful individuals who make great companions. They are
easygoing and lovable, but a bit indecisive.
These Pigs are
motivated and sociable individuals who base success on money and power.
They will accomplish their goals of being wealthy no matter what it
spread good feelings and vibes everywhere they go. They are giving and
accommodating and take good care of their loved ones.
These are upstanding
people who genuinely care about the welfare of people. They are
hardworking, motivated people who are the first to speak up when something
needs to be done.
friendly, these Pigs love to talk. They give good advice and often serve
as role models for family and friends.
These are generally
the most artistically able and creative of all the Pigs. They need to feel
secure to be happy and will do whatever it takes to make a relationship or