Chinese New Year 2011 is on February 3, 2011. It is the Year of the Rabbit. Divided into a 12 year cycle, each Chinese lunar year is represented by an animal. Similar to western astrology, the characteristics of the animal that rules a particular year will define a person from that birth-year.
Rabbit Traits: The Rabbit is well-mannered even in the presence of an enemies. The Rabbit is also a cunning character and launches attacks without warning; the Rabbit can be very devious.
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2011-Year of the Rabbit
Based on the Chinese Zodiac, the year 2011 is the year of the rabbit. The year of the rabbit starts from February 3, 2011 and ends on January 22, 2012. The Chinese zodiac comprises of 12 animal signs- the rabbit is the fourth and lucky sign. According to Chinese tradition the rabbit year is the year where you can catch your breath and calm your nerves. The year is a time for negotiations. During this year, you should focus on home, family, security, diplomacy and your relationships with women and children.
Characteristics of the Rabbit people
People born in the year of the rabbit are articulate, talented and ambitious. They are also virtous, reserved and have great taste. Rabbit people are admired, trusted and usually financially lucky. Though they love gossip they are tactful and generally kind. Rabbit people rarely lose their temper and are clever at business. Rabbit people are compatible with people born in the years of the sheep, pig and dog.
Rabbit people share certain chracteristics: wise, fragile, serene, considerate, kind and fashionable. The rabbit is symbolic of mercy, elegance and worship of beauty. Rabbit people have a frail appearance but they are strong minded. Rabbit people are good teachers, counselors and communicators at the same time they need their r own space. People born in the year of the rabbit are talented and more inclined towards arts like painting and music. Rabbit people are sensitive to ailments and bad allergies. They are also hospitable, good hosts and warms companions. They need beautiful possesions in their home otherwise they become depressed and withdrawn. Often there is less or no clutter in their homes and offices. Their communications skills are excellent. Rabbit people make good teachers or counselors because of their diplomatic and well organized nature. Rabbit people are money wise. They love antiques, arts, crafts and usually make investments in such venues.
Some famous people born in the year of the rabbit are Angelina Jolie, Helen Hunt, Jane Seymour, Kate Winslet, Tina Turner etc.
Rabbit people need friends and family around them, if not they can have emotional problems. Rabbit people are calm in confrontational situations. Rabbit people don’t get visibly upset because of their serenity. They are conservative and do not like to take risks.
Rabbit people are homely people and like to keep their home neat and organized. They also like to entertain at home. When it comes to home décor they are conservative.
Rabbit people need to focus more on improving their self confidence and self worth. They prefer to remain in safe, comfortable environments which can result in missing good opportunities.
For the coming year why don't you go for one of our many year of the rabbit products that we have. Or if you are born in the year of the rabbit, go for something that reflects your traits.