Each Chinese year is related to an animal, rather an animal sign as per a 12 year cycle. The Rooster is the tenth of the Chinese zodiac cycle. It begins on the 28th of January 2017. It is a sign associated with new beginnings, awakening, triumph and success in the course of the year which can be attained through hard work and innate patience.


Characteristics of people born in the Year of the Rooster: The Rooster is mostly guided by its instincts. The people born under this sign will attain immense success if only they let themselves listen to their instincts. These are people who are very observant and critically observe situations and people. The Rooster born people are not complicated or extremely deep. Rather they like to be flattered and felt that they are being noticed.

These people look beautiful and are always immaculately turned up. The Rooster born people are extremely social and easy to talk to. But these are people who are extremely energetic, so much so that they hardly relax.

Despite being sharp, practical and observant, the Rooster born people are still dreamers. Their dreams do not make them sit and keeps pursuing them to find the perfect dream like situation. The biggest virtue of the Rooster born people are their unstinted loyalty. They are devoted friends and devoted to any relationships.

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2024 – Year of the Rooster

According to Chinese astrology the year of one’s birth is probably one of the worst years for them. In this year, those who have been born under the year of the Rooster will not have a good year. The Rooster years are always a mix of justice and righteousness. The year will show some core signs to which the year of the Rooster is innately attached.

It will be advisable to stay on your toes in this year. And not too get involved in quick get rich formulas.

For those who are single this will be a good year to get into a relationship. However those already involved may face difficulties in their love life and the relationship could also get terminated. And though there will be lot of imbalance in the year 2019, the year will be a propitious one for weddings.

The political situation all over the world will be volatile and highly heated up.

Year of the Rooster from Horoscope and Numerology Perspective:

The Rooster which stands for rule, justice , order and common sense will shine in a new light by defending these pillars of existence specially from March till the August. Though there could be possibilities to make impetuous or hasty decisions, you are well advised to ponder and take your time in making decisions.

Romance will need a voice and if brought up hitherto un-discussed topics, then April and May seems to be the best of times.

Health will need looking after as this will be an extremely busy year. The health care regime will swing from one end to the other, but it still needs watching over.

When it comes to wealth, there will be no lack of opportunities, but you will need to listen to your intuitions to reach your prize.

Earthly Branch of Birth Year: You
The Five Elements: Metal (Jin)
Yin Yang: Yin
Lunar Month: Tenth
Lucky Numbers: 5, 7, 8
Unlucky Numbers: 1, 3, 9
Lucky Flowers: chrysanthemum
Lucky Colors: gold, brown, brownish yellow, yellow
Unlucky Colors: black, red, chocolate, navy blue, grey, green

Horoscope of the people born in the Year of the Rooster in the upcoming year:


There is going to be a clash with the Tai Sui, but the favorable stars may take some of the bad effects off. Avoid taking major decisions or making great changes oin your career this year. There could be difficulties in new work environment this year. Those in business may also run into difficulties. It is advisable not to make any rash decisions.


Due to some ill luck, finances will be tight this year. However there is a steady source from income suggested which will healthily see you through, however you will not have a windfall. Choose low risk investment for your money to have your finances safe. Make long term investments.


Relationship Does not look to be a good year in terms of relationships. You will tend to be in a bad mood and thereby all relationships will be strained. Singles may meet new people but there will not be any prospective long standing relationships. It is not advisable to marry in this year. Try and change your behavior as that is the cause of all misunderstandings and misfortune this year.


The people born under the Rooster will have poor health in 2017. There could be bloodshed due to the ill influence of some stars and the Tau Sui. The Rooster born should pay great attention towards the family health matters as there could be an elder who may require assistance in health matters.

Some famous people born in the Year of the Rooster –

Gloria Estefan, Steve Martin, Dolly Parton, Richard Harris, Rudyard Kipling, Benjamin Franklin, Nancy Reagan, Richard Wagner, Peter Ustinov, Yoko Ono, Better Midler and many more famous people.