Rat keywords: Quick mind, good bargainer, and a natural charmer.
Rat correlates to the Western sign Sagittarius.
Rat Lunar Calendar
1900 – January 31 to February 18, 1901 White Metal Rat
1912 – February 18 to February 5, 1913 Black Water Rat
1924 – February 5 to January 24, 1925 Green Wood Rat
1936 – January 24 to February 10, 1937 Red Fire Rat
1948 – February 10 to January 28, 1949 Yellow Earth Rat
1960 – January 28 to February 14, 1961 White Metal Rat
1972 – February 15 to February 1, 1973 Black Water Rat
1984 – February 2 to February 18, 1985 Green wood Rat
1996 – February 19 to February 5, 1997 Red Fire Rat
2008 – February 6 to January 25, 2009 Yellow Earth Rat
2020 – January 25 to February 11, 2021 White Metal Rat
Rat in Horse Year 2014
Horse and Rat are opposites, but don’t let that stop you from having great times! 2014 is a Wood year so you Rat will like the action, growth, and opportunities of go-getter Wood. While others follow rash impulses, you can develop your well-designed plans. Your keen observation skills are rewarded. Looking for love in Horse year? Rat is most compatible with another Rat, a Dragon, or Monkey. Ox is also compatible.
The person born in a Rat year is clever, sharp, humorous, creative, industrious, curious, witty, optimistic, yet frugal. He can pinch pennies and is a and a great bargainer. The Rat individual is very observant, quick to take action, and popular in social circles. Rat’s charm and quick wit often wins admiration wherever he goes. Rat can easily adapt to different environments and can survive against all odds.
Rat is very instinctive and relies on instinct and cleverness to succeed. But Rat must not ignore logic and reality to become caught up in an unrealistic rat trap. Because Rat is so intelligent, his racing mind can create an illogical maze. Sometimes Rat’s active mind is like a rodent on a treadmill, endlessly running but going nowhere. At these times, Rat must avoid the negative traits of being sly, secretive, critical, and judgmental of others. Rat can create internal stress when he worries and frets endlessly, especially about health.
Since Rat is a nocturnal animal, he often enjoys working at night during the quiet hours. But staying up all night can cause health problems. Yet Rat loves to stay up until the wee hours, for that is Rat’s creative time. Rat has a natural talent for the arts, especially writing.
The Year of the Rat
is a time of plenty, bringing abundance and good fortune. In this auspicious year, some of Rat’s prosperity can influence everyone, regardless of their birth animal. Expect a powerful year when people are firm about their goals, passions, and aspirations. Although there may be fluctuation in world economies, it is an excellent time to start a business, buy property, invest in long-term plans, or accumulate wealth. All ventures begun in Rat year will prosper if well prepared. But it is not a time for risks. Save those for Tiger, Dragon, Horse, or Monkey years. Rat loves the pack, so Rat year is also a time for socializing, entertaining, and enjoying ourselves.
Your Personal Rat Horoscope
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