Getting ready for the Year of Fire Rooster of Chinese New Year   4 comments


Getting ready for the Year of Fire Rooster of Chinese New Year

The Rooster (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: /) is one of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. The Year of the Rooster is represented by the Earthly Branch character . The name is also translated into English as Cock or Chicken. Rooster is the only bird included in the Chinese zodiac. However, the Chinese term is more generic, as it applies to barnyard fowl of either sex.

In Tibetan astrology, the rooster is replaced by the bird.

Inserted from Wikipedia by SP Lim

Getting ready for the Year of Rooster of Chinese New Year 2017

Getting ready for the Year of Rooster of Chinese New Year 2017

The Rooster (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: /) is one of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. The Year of the Rooster is represented by the Earthly Branch character . The name is also translated into English as Cock or Chicken. Rooster is the only bird included in the Chinese zodiac. However, the Chinese term is more generic, as it applies to barnyard fowl of either sex.

In Tibetan astrology, the rooster is replaced by the bird.

 

 

 

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4 responses to “Getting ready for the Year of Fire Rooster of Chinese New Year

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  1. Is it time already? I thought it will be around March!

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  2. Hi Lim Soo Peng, I am a lover of Penang and Butterworth for the culture and tasty food. I am staying in KL & my wife from Butterworth also. I always makan at Raja Uda, and like the CNY decoration over there, unlike KL nothing much CNY mood one. Can’t wait to go there…

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