Year of the Pig

猪 (Zhū)

People born in Pig years are pure, cheerful, good-natured, resolute, optimistic, calm and quite popular among friends. They come straight to the point without the slightest hesitation, help others, boast great endurance and good thinking but never play tricks. With an indomitable spirit, they take on the task with courage and go all out to do it well. However, Pigs are unsociable, vulnerable to fraud, impulsive, arrogant and stubborn.

  • 猪 (Zhū)
  • Hai (亥)
  • Yin
  • Water (Shui)
  • Amitabha, The Buddha of Infinite Light
  • South
  • North
  • Northeast

Things that will bring pig luck:

  • 2, 5, 8
  • yellow, grey, brown, golden
  • southeast, northeast
  • hydrangea, pitcher plant, marguerite
  • Ruby

Things that pig should avoid:

  • 1, 3, 9
  • Red, Blue, Green
  • Southeast

Pig Years

Year When Stem-Branch Element Yin Yang
1935 Feb.4, 1935 – Jan.23,1936 Yi Hai Wood Yin
1947 Jan.22, 1947 – Feb.9, 1948 Ding Hai Fire Yin
1959 Feb.8, 1959 – Jan.27, 1960 Ji Hai Earth Yin
1971 Jan.27, 1971 – Feb.14, 1972 Xin Hai Metal Yin
1983 Feb.13, 1983 – Feb.1, 1984 Gui Hai Water Yin
1995 Jan.30, 1995 – Feb.18, 1996 Yi Hai Wood Yin
2007 Feb.17, 2007 – Feb.6, 2008 Ding Hai Fire Yin
2019 Feb.4, 2019 – Jan.24, 2020 Ji Hai Earth Yin
2031 Jan.22, 2031 – Feb.10, 2032 Xin Hai Metal Yin

Pig Love Compatibility

Single-minded in love relationship, Pig people devote to their love and hold a stable attitude in a relationship, thus lead a happy life whether in love or marriage. Generally speaking, people born in the year of Pig are softhearted and can be walked over in a relationship.
  • Best with: Goat, Tiger, Rabbit
  • Worst with: Monkey, Snake

Pig in 2019

Career: Diligent Work & Financial Prudence

Pigs should adjust mindset properly at work and be diligent rather than half-hearted; otherwise they will accomplish nothing. Also, they should unite the forces around and handle the relationship with colleagues, superiors and subordinates properly, so as not to be utterly isolated and ruin the future. People born in 1971 and 1983 under the Pig sign should pay special attention to the evil-minded and maintain a good interpersonal relationship to avoid any obstacles to work and career.

Wealth: Poor Luck, Play Safe

2019 is the animal year of Pig people and they are torturing Tai Sui, thus have poor luck for wealth and more likely to suffer financial losses. They are suggested to save money, play safe and invest in a prudent way or make no investment. Only in this way, can they avoid any possible money losses.

Marriage: Manage the Relationship Properly to Guard against Problems

In terms of marriage and love relationship, married Pigs would not get along very well and can quarrel over trifles frequently - failure to handle properly can lead to divorce or breakdown of a family. Unmarried Pigs may meet the right one yet find it hard to carry out the relationship or incur some disputes for no reason at all due to the self-punishment of Tai Sui, which can affect the normal development of love relationship. Both married Pigs and those in love need to manage the relationship properly in order to avoid a breakup.

Health: Self-punishment, Watch Out for Self-injury

As for health, people born in the year of the Pig are in self-punishment of Tai Sui, which means self-injury and they should watch out for bruise and accidental injury. In particular, the elderly should pay attention to kidney, blood and body health and go to hospital for regular check-up. For kids, attention should be paid to the maintenance of the lungs, waist and lower limbs and the security when playing in a water park or swimming.