Year of the Dragon
Years of the Dragon: 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, and 2024.
The Dragon is the fifth of the 12 Chinese zodiac animals. Each year has an animal sign according to the 12-year cycle. The next Dragon Year is 2024.
The Dragon symbolizes power, nobleness, honor, luck, and success in traditional Chinese culture. The Dragon is a supernatural being with no parallel for talent and excellence.
The Dragon’s Personality: Confident, Intelligent…
Among the Chinese zodiac animals, the dragon is the sole imaginary animal. The Chinese dragon is the most vital and powerful beast in the Chinese zodiac, although Dragons have an infamous reputation for being a hothead and possessing a sharp tongue.
In ancient times, people thought that Dragons were best suited to be leaders of the world with their character traits of dominance and ambition.
Gifted with innate courage, tenacity, and intelligence, Dragons are enthusiastic and confident. They are not afraid of challenges, and willing to take risks.
However, Dragons are sometimes regarded as aggressive, and angry Dragons are not open to criticism. They don’t consider themselves irritating and arrogant. Instead of following tradition, they strive for a smooth future.
Lucky Things for People Born in the Year of Dragon
Things that will bring Dragons luck:
- Lucky numbers:1, 6 and 7
- Lucky days:the 1st and 16th of any Chinese lunar calendar month
- Lucky colors:gold, silver, grayish white
- Lucky flowers:bleeding-heart glory bower, dragon flowers
- Lucky direction:east, north, south
Lucky months: the 3rd, 4th, and 7th Chinese l
Things that Dragons should avoid:
- Unlucky colors:blue, green
- Unlucky numbers:3 and 8
- Unlucky direction:northwest
- Unlucky months:the 5th and 6th Chinese lunar months
Love Compatibility: Is She/He Compatible with You?
Each animal sign has its unique characteristics. Love compatibility according to the Chinese zodiac takes into account the characteristics of each animal. Only those whose characteristics match each other well can be good partners. See below the compatibility of the Dragon with other animals.
- Best Matched Zodiac Signs with Dragon:Rat, Tiger or Snake
- Least Matched Zodiac Signs with Dragon:Ox, Goat or Dog
- Lunar months.