Mild-mannered and incurable romantics, the goat loves to be taken care of. They are artistically inclined and appreciate and respect nature. They are artistically inclined and appreciate
and respect nature. The goat needs the security of family and views spirituality as an important aspect in Life.
goat-born will also walk that extra mile in getting what they covet, especially if it is something that will
provide them security or physical comfort. They have a generous heart and can always find some space in them to forgive and forget. The
goat's unpleasant side however indicates that it is indecisive, dependent and cannot live without
the benefaction of a patron. They are overly secretive and don't take too well discipline. They love to complain and prefer to pussyfoot the issue. Sentimentality forces them to view life with rose-tinted shades.
There are five types of Goats, each with different characteristics:
Type of Goat
Year of Birth
Amicable, gentle, and compassionate.
Amicable, frank, and honest, always making everything clean and tidy
Righteous, honest, straightforward, and will never harm their friends
Ambitious and kind-hearted with a strong sense of responsibility in work; sometimes too stubborn
Always ready to help others, and they can sacrifice their own interests for others
Famous people born in the Year Of The
Mick Jagger, Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Siti Nurhaliza, Cesar Romero, Julia Roberts, Claire Danes, David Bisbal, Diego Luna, Ednita Nazario, Frida Kahlo, Gene Hackman, George Harrison, Heath Ledger, Jimmy Smits, Joan Manuel Serrat, Julia Roberts, Julio Iglesias, Kate Hudson, Kevin Costner, Leonard Nimoy,
Mark Twain, Nicolas Sarkozy, Matt Leblanc, Mel Gibson, Michelangelo, Mick Jagger, Mikhail Gorbachov, Nicole Kidman, Carla Bruni, Olga Tañón, Orville Wright, Paul Giamatti, Paul
Rodriguez, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robert De Niro, Rosario Dawson, Rudolph Valentino, Vinny Castilla, Whoopi Goldberg, and Yun-Fat Chow.
Career: People born in the year of the goat prefer to work in a team. They are not crazy about status and power. Unless asked, they won’t ever volunteer for anything and act as the leaders. Good career choices for goats are
pediatrician, actor, daycare teacher, interior designer, florist, hair stylist, musician, editor, illustrator and art history teacher.
Health: People born in the year of the goat are very serene and calm; therefore, they tend to have fewer health problems. If goat people are in mental and emotional good spirits, this should have a positive affect on their physical health. Eating fresh and organic produce, and eliminating red meat from their diet when possible, is an effective way to keep healthy. They should get out among nature and commune with the great outdoors. Fresh air, trees, and sunshine will all do wonders for their health. Make sure that
goat people have a regular schedule for meals and keep their sleep and waking times consistent.
The Best Love Match:
Horse and Rabbit
Goat and Horse: Although different in many ways, these two strike a perfect match. The outgoing and optimistic characteristics of the Horse will be a perfect mate for the quiet and pessimistic
goat. The Horse is determined and ambitious, which the goat admires. The
goat is kind and good natured, which the Horse cherishes.
Goat and Rabbit:: oth are shy and docile, they make a loving couple. They both appreciate good nature and the beauty of life. This couple will find perfect harmony in life.
Words of Caution:
Goat need to be aware of Dragon
Since they could be too dominant for goat. Peaceful goat might find the restless Rat annoying at times.
goat and Ox may feel lack of understanding of each other, they need to try hard to work things out and communicate to one another in order to get along together.
East, Southeast, South
green, red, purple
The Chinese zodiac signs are determined by the lunar year in which you were born. The Chinese believe the animal ruling one's birth year has a profound influence on personality, and destiny.
The saying is: "This animal hides in your heart."
Years Corresponding to Chinese Zodiac Signs:
The date of the Chinese New Year is determined by the Chinese calendar, a lunisolar calendar. The same calendar is used in countries that have adopted the Confucian and Buddhism tradition and
in many cultures influenced by the Chinese. Chinese New Year starts on the first day of the new year containing a new moon (some sources even include New Year's Eve) and ends on the Lantern Festival fourteen days later. This occurs around
the time of the full moon as each lunation is about 29.53 days in duration. In the Gregorian calendar, the Chinese New Year falls on different dates each year, on a date between January 21 and February 21.