Chinese New Year, Spring Festival or the Lunar New Year, is the festival that celebrates the beginning of a new year on the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar. Year 2022 is Year of the Tiger in chinese calender. In Chinese Zodiac years, Tiger years include 2022, 2010, 1998, 1986, 1974 1962, 1950, 1938…
Chinese New Year Festival for year 2022 is marked as a year of Tiger, ranges from February 1st, 2022 to January 21st, 2023. It is regarded as a Water Tiger year.
Order of 12 Chinese Zodiac Sigs is: Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, and Pig. Each year is related to specific animal sign containing specialities according to a 12-year-cycle.The Tiger ranks third in the Chinese zodiac signs.
In China, tiger is considered as the king of all Signs. Those who are born in Tiger year are called as ‘Tiger’. It is a symbol of power, strength, bravery and exorcising evils. Chinese kids used to wear caps imaging tiger for good luck.
How to know your Chinese sign
According to your year of birth, your Chinese sign is:
|Rat||1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020|
|Ox||1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009, 2021|
|Tiger||1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022|
|Rabbit||1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023|
|Dragon||1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024|
|Snake||1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013, 2025|
|Horse||1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026|
|Goat||1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015, 2027|
|Monkey||1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028|
|Rooster||1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029|
|Dog||1946, 1958, 1970. 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030|
|Pig||1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019, 2031|
Famous Tiger Year People
- Queen Elizabeth II: a Fire Tiger, born on April 21, 1926
- Tom Cruise: a Water Tiger, born on July 3, 1962
- Leonardo DiCaprio: a Wood Tiger, born on November 11, 1974
- Lady Gaga: a Fire Tiger, born on March 28, 1986
Things that will bring Tigers luck: The Lucky;
- Numbers: Numbers containing 1, 3, and 4
- Days: the 16th and 27th of any Chinese lunar month
- Colors: blue, gray, orange
- Flowers: yellow lily, cineraria
- Direction: east, north, south
- Months: the 3rd, 7th, and 10th Chinese lunar months.
Things that Tigers should avoid: The Unlucky;
- Numbers: Numbers containing 6, 7, and 8
- Color: brown
- Direction: southwest
- Months: the 1st, 4th, 5th, and 11th Chinese lunar months
Characteristics of Tiger Year
Tiger’s luck is in great favor in their love life. Singles will have a great chance of having a partner. Those who are aged 24 or 36 need to pay attention in their marital affairs.
Every element is unique in every expect of characteristics. Only those whose characteristics match with each other can be good match.
The compatibility of the Tiger with other animals is given below:
- Best with: Horse, Dog, or Pig
- Worst with: Ox, Goat, Snake, or Monkey
It is a time for Tigers to have for what they were working for many years. They will have great opportunities to get promoted in 2022. It is advised to Tigers that don’t be too high-profile otherwise they will be jealous or incurred trouble by their colleagues.
This year demands much care in their monetary relationship. If Tigers spend money reasonably, it will be helpful for them to smoothly run this year otherwise difficulties are on their way. Also don’t expect too much.
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2022 is exhausting year for Tigers. They need regular meditation and exercise to remain active physically and mentally.
They need to calm down whenever they get angry. Try to ‘Think before you speak’ and act like calm and relax.
Lucky colors for tigers are orange, black and blue. Orange indicates good luck in wealth fortune, Black indicates career development and blue will favor in love life. This year Tigers are highly suggested to avoid brown, gold and silver.
Luckiest Chinese zodiac signs in 2022?
Ox and Goat are the luckiest ones this year.
Rabbit, Dragon, Horse, and Rooster people have smoother life this year. They are going to make money.
Rat, Snake, Monkey, Pig and Dog requires hard work to achieve in 2022.
Elements of Tiger
Wood, Fire, Earth, Gold, and Water are the elements of Zodiac Tigers.
|Wood Tiger||Compassionate, social, open and expansive|
|Fire Tiger||Poor self-control, Optimistic, independent and confident|
|Earth Tiger||Have strong faith, adventurous, realistic|
|Gold tiger||Males are indecisive, Females are enthusiastic, stubborn, and feminized|
|water tiger||Learning ability, Strong sense of self-esteem|
Best-Suited Careers for Tigers
The Tiger ‘King of Animals’ is usually the center of attention among all Chinese Zodiac Signs. They are born with leadership qualities so, they are made for career as leader.
The best careers for Tigers are: writer, artist, musician, advertising agent, actor, office manager, travel agent, pilot, flight attendant, comedian, and chauffeur.
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