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 begins.
OF THE PIG
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 peace.
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.
in order, Chinese name—ZHU, sign of honesty
Giving, Willing, Helpful, Materialistic, Gullible, Oblivious, Obstinate
IN YOUR ELEMENT
The 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
and 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.
WATER PIG 1923 AND 1983
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 others.
THE WOOD PIG 1935 AND 1995
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.
FIRE PIG 1947 AND 2007
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.
EARTH PIG 1959 AND 2019
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 at times.
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.
HOME WITH THE PIG
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
PIG AT WORK
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 management.
AND THE PIG
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.
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
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.
Ruled by Benefit From Are Antagonistic to
Earth Oxen Fire Rats
Metal Pigs Earth Tigers
Water Dragons Metal Roosters
Wood Rabbits Water Horses
Fire Sheep Wood Snakes
Leisurely 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
Preference: Dark blue
and Stones: Lapis lazuli, Coral, Beryl
Gifts: Makeup, body lotion, bathrobe, mineral oils, shower gels
and Pastimes: Shopping, parties, theater
Dislike: Discord, illegal behavior, not having anything to eat
PIG ON VACATION
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.
FRIENDS AND ENEMIES
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 ear.
PARENTS AND BABIES
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.
INFANT AND CHILD
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
PIG PARENT/CHILD KINSHIPS
Some parents 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 children.
with Under the same roof Compatibility
Ox affectionate ***
Tiger opposing views *
Rabbit enjoyable ***
Dragon lots of fun **
Snake laid back ***
Horse distant *
Sheep think alike ****
lots of laughs ***
Rooster caring **
Dog warm **
Pig completely rewarding ****
struggle **some complications ***easy bonding ****angelic
Lovers and spouses
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 LOVE
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
PARTNERS IN LOVE
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
You share trust and friendship.
and caring, you’re headed for a wonderful companionship.
loving and warm relationship.
Not enough in common to commit to a stable union.
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 great.
Stable and supportive, but not much passion or fire.
You are off to a good start, but eventually it fades.
Love Partners at a Glance
with Tips on Togetherness Compatibility
happiness prevails ***
Ox be persistent **
Tiger humorous ***
Rabbit very enjoyable ****
Dragon quite stable! ***
Snake differing opinions *
Horse unrealistic **
Sheep heavenly! ****
Monkey vivid and vivacious ***
Rooster infinitely successful ***
Dog genuine and true ***
Pig a bit unnerving **
**keep working at it ***intense sexual attraction ****angelic
of energy and vive, these are affectionate lovers. They hunger for
responsibility both mentally and physically.
and luxurious, although they like to spend money, Taurean Pigs are good
with it. They are completely grounded and motivated workers.
and sociable, Gemini Pigs enjoy the good life. They love to host
parties and dinners, but are very appearance-oriented.
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.
Pigs throw themselves into everything they do. They work hard, but they
play hard. They are genuine and stable with hearts of gold.
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.
Pigs are sophisticated, beautiful individuals who make great
companions. They are easygoing and lovable, but a bit indecisive.
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 takes.
Pigs spread good feelings and vibes everywhere they go. They are giving
and accommodating and take good care of their loved ones.
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.
and friendly, these Pigs love to talk. They give good advice and often
serve as role models for family and friends.
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 friendship work.