Thursday Sep 28, 2023
Gui Mao Year, Xin You Month, Ji Chou Day

Year of the Dragon

龙 (Lónɡ)
year of the dragon

Dragon is an adventurous and wise sign full of vigor and vitality. Characterized by a lofty ideal and an imposing look, people of Dragon sign are perfectionists who are bad-tempered, arbitrary, impulsive and stubborn. They often need the forgiveness of other people and generally have no lifelong goals yet show filial piety to elders and never swallow an insult.

  • 龙 (Lónɡ)
  • Chen (辰)
  • Yang
  • Earth (Tu)
  • Samantabhadra, The Lord of Truth
  • Northwest
  • West
  • Southwest

Things that will bring dragon luck:

  • 1, 6, 7
  • golden, silver, hoary
  • west, northwest, north
  • bleeding heart vine, larkspur
  • Amethyst

Things that dragon should avoid:

  • 3, 8, 9
  • Cyan, Green
  • Northwest

Dragon Years

Year When Stem-Branch Element Yin Yang
1928 Jan.23, 1928 – Feb.9, 1929 Wu Chen Earth Yang
1940 Feb.8, 1940 – Jan.26, 1941 Geng Chen Metal Yang
1952 Jan.27, 1952 – Feb.13, 1953 Ren Chen Water Yang
1964 Feb.13, 1964 – Feb.1, 1965 Jia Chen Wood Yang
1976 Jan.31, 1976 – Feb.17, 1977 Bing Chen Fire Yang
1988 Feb.17, 1988 – Feb.5, 1989 Wu Chen Earth Yang
2000 Feb.5, 2000 – Jan.23, 2001 Geng Chen Metal Yang
2012 Jan.23, 2012 – Feb.9, 2025 Ren Chen Water Yang
2024 Feb.10, 2024 – Jan.28, 2025 Jia Chen Wood Yang

Dragon Love Compatibility

As idealists, Dragon people go for perfect no matter what they do and often make more efforts than the average. They seldom take the initiative to love others or worry about love issues, as they are surrounded by pursuers. Tolerance and special talent are required to maintain the relationship with them in love or marriage and they usually need more praise.
  • Best with: Rat, Tiger or Snake
  • Worst with: Ox, Goat or Dog

Dragon in 2023


The Dragons will have poor career opportunities in 2023. They will be likely to encounter various setbacks and obstacles due to stubbornness and impulse. However, they can face it actively and be more rational.


The Dragons will not have an ideal relationship fortune in 2023. Their relationship will experience some twists and turns due to their stubbornness and impulsiveness. So, they are advised to have more communications and avoid impulsiveness.


The Dragons should learn to rest more during the weekdays, adjust the working hours and rest time. For women, especially young girls, they should not stay outside at night. Otherwise, it will be easy to cause dangerous events.


The wealth luck of the Dragons will also be not satisfactory and ideal in 2023. It will be difficult for them to have good opportunities. They should not be impulsive and stubborn. Otherwise, it will cause a loss of money, and they need to be calm and rational.