The years of Tiger are the third in a repeating pattern of twelve animal years which make up the Chinese Zodiac. Tiger years are preceded by the Ox Years and followed by the Rabbit years. The Chinese New year does not fall on a specific date, so it is necessary to look up the calendar to find the specific date on which the year begins.
Years of Birth: 1902, 1914, 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022…
Tiger is a powerful, brutal animal. It symbolizes strength, agility, courage, and influence. In many cultures, it is even a royal animal. According to the ancient Chinese Zodiac, these characteristics are represented in the people born in the year of the Tiger.
The Tiger people are fearless and brave. These qualities get them a lot of respect. They are easily chosen as leaders by the people without even trying for it.
They view the world in black and white and have strong feelings about what is right and what is not. Their dealings are honest and fair and they esteem the same from others.
Alert and intelligent, Tigers prefer frankness and being direct as opposed to beating about the bush. Both men and women born under these years have a natural vitality which sets them apart from others.
The magnetism of their personalities is hard to resist. They can easily inspire others and are a source of advice for their farsightedness and strategic thought process. Big-hearted and kind, they are generally involved in society through their time and efforts in various causes.
A Tiger has difficulty passing on a challenge. Especially when competition is stiff, they can display a cunning side quite contrary to their routine behavior.
The Tiger people can also display uncanny ruthlessness. Though reserved for rare occasions, the cruelty shown by them when provoked can be like a cat ready to pounce! They have a strong sense of pride but can come across as a bit stubborn at times when they do not get their way.
Generally used to doing well in their endeavors, they need to be wary not to allow their confidence to get the best of them and become complacent.
The Tiger is a quick learner. This makes him quite dynamic in his career. S/he can easily change careers and still be successful. The intelligence, natural leadership qualities and adaptation allow them to rise fast in their careers. They do well in most corporate jobs as they move ahead in ranks with ease. They have big ambitions and want to run up the ladder.
Apart from the business world, they do well in politics. Building a following around them from the grass-roots is a challenge they will likely thrive at.
Daredevil jobs like fighter pilots or race-car drivers excite them. They like to be their own bosses and many of them turn successful entrepreneurs at some stage in their life.
As is well known, Tigers are incredible lovers. The passion they display towards their partners can be overwhelming.
Their sensuality combined with their charm make them quite irresistible. They are also spirited and carefree. Their partners need to be ready for the ride as a relationship with a tiger is full of thrills.
Contrary to perception, they are quite committed to their partners, especially once they have made up their minds to settle down. They go to great lengths for their partners and their relationships. And ofcourse, they assume the same in return.
Colors: blue, grey, white
Numbers: 1, 3, 4