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2012 Chinese Horoscopes

Jan 19, 2012

According to Chinese culture, 12 animals – called the 12 signs of the zodiac – represent certain years. The animal that symbolizes the year you were born in is your zodiac sign. For example, 2012 is The Year Of The Dragon. Babies who are born in 2012 will be represented by the dragon. Find your year and animal below and check out what 2012 has in store for you!


The Rat

Birth Years: 1984, 1996, 2008
Love Matches: Dragon, Monkey, Ox
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: It's going to be a year of success in all aspects of your life. But, remember not to get too greedy. Know when to walk away and when to push the limits and you will come out on top.
2012 Love: Adventure is at the forefront of your relationships this year. Balance passion, emotions and communications to take your relationship to the next level. Don’t be afraid to take a risk this year.

The Ox

Birth Years: 1985, 1997, 2009
Love Matches: Snake, Rooster, Rat
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: The upcoming year is going to be crazy for you! Do your own thing, and don’t let anyone hold you back. The beginning of the year is a good time to start new projects.
2012 Love: This is the year for you to embrace your inner social butterfly. Surround yourself with friends and family and it won’t be long before you land yourself a new crush, which might lead to a relationship.

The Tiger

Birth Years: 1986, 1998, 2010
Love Matches: Horse, Dragon, Dog
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: The year will be as good as you make it. Don’t get tempted to blow people and projects off – it will only make you stressed out in the end. Try something new, as it will surely make you happy.
2012 Love: You may be torn between more than one crush in 2012. Don’t be impulsive. Make a smart decision and everything will fall into place.

The Rabbit

Birth Years:1987, 1999
Love Matches: Sheep, Pig, Dog
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: After a great year in 2011, it is time for you to enjoy your success. Don’t make any big changes unless you need to. Make time for old friends and embrace new ones.
2012 Love: If you're in a relationship, it may be time to make a bigger commitment. If you're single, get ready for a crazy year!

The Dragon

Birth Years: 1988, 2000
Love Matches: Rat, Snake, Monkey, Rooster
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: This is your year, Dragon! Pick up the pace and get those loose ends tied up. While taking risks will certainly pay off, remember you can’t always win.
2012 Love: Be honest about who you are and get ready to meet a brand new crush. Already in a relationship? Prepare to have a super important chat that could change your future forever.

The Snake

Birth Years: 1989, 2001
Love Matches: Ox, Rooster
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: Success is in your immediate future. Show your enthusiasm in a new project – at school, home or work – and others will follow your lead.
2012 Love: 2012 is the year to make more commitments. Not ready to date one person? Take time to consider what you really want for yourself.

The Horse

Birth Years: 1990, 2002
Love Matches: Tiger, Dog, Sheep
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope:2012 could be a great year for you, but only if you find the balance between holding back and getting too carried away. Embrace a new sport, like yoga or swimming, and you will meet new friends along the way.
2012 Love: Romance is certainly in your future this year. If you’re single, take a chance on your crush. Just remember, not all relationship are meant to last forever. Already taken? Find new ways to connect with your GF or BF.

The Sheep

Birth Years: 1991, 2003
Love Matches: Rabbit, Pig, Horse
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: Live a bit more low key this year, so you can stay out of trouble. Things might get hectic, so you’ll want to remain grounded and remember what’s really important.
2012 Love: Love could get a bit tricky this year. Don’t take your frustrations out on your BF or GF, especially if it wasn’t their fault. Remember that communication is really important in any relationship.

The Monkey

Birth Years: 1980, 1992, 2004
Love Matches: Dragon, Rat
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: Monkeys, follow your heart this year and you will find happiness. Learn a new skill, try a different sport and make friends in unexpected places.
2012 Love: Find a crush that has similar interests as you. That way you can enjoy the little things together!

The Rooster

Birth Years: 1981, 1993, 2005
Love Matches: Ox, Snake, Dragon
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: 2012 is the time for you to think about the future. What do you want to go to school for? Where do you want to work? You will have to make some big decisions soon enough.
2012 Love: Dating someone? The beginning of the year might be a bit rocky, but you will make it through. Single? Take a chance on someone unexpected, you never know what will happen.

The Dog

Birth Years: 1982, 1994, 2006
Love Matches: Horse, Tiger, Rabbit
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: To be honest, this is not your year. Dogs and Dragons just don’t mesh. But, that doesn’t mean you can’t stay positive. Go with the flow and stay optimistic – good things will happen.
2012 Love: You will need the support of friends and family this year. The ones who stick with you through hard times are worth keeping.

The Pig

Birth Years: 1983, 1995, 2007
Love Matches: Rabbit, Sheep
2010 Chinese Horoscope2012 Horoscope: Let your bold personality shine and you will find yourself in the spotlight. All of the attention can be good, but don’t let it go to your head.
2012 Love: You will have to choose between many crushes this year, as Cupid is certainly on your side. Be careful with your heart, and choose the person you think will make you happiest.

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GlimmeringSky16
Shouldn't this be titled like, "Suicide Isn't the Answer" or something.
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HannahG
HannahG posted in Family Issues:
Why? You're worth so much more than that. You deserve to live, don't let anyone else tell you otherwise. You're an amazing human being, you're capable of so much more than you think you are. You're special. I know you probably think you aren't but you must certainly are. The idiots who tell you to commit suicide, well, as I said, they're IDIOTS. I know life sucks sometimes with them but don't let that end your life. Don't let them win. Prove them wrong. They're not worth your thoughts, why bother letting them take your life? They're not worth the amazing person that you are. Don't let them stop you from living your dreams, because they aren't worth them. They're just a bunch of jerks who have no heart, the devil took theirs away, don't let them take yours. Thanks for reading this. You're a great person and I really hope you decide not to do that to yourself. If you need anyone to talk to, I'm always available for you. -HannahG
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Harmonia
Harmonia posted in Family Issues:
"HannahG" wrote:I've honestly learned a lot with my parents, and with my experiences I'd like to share with you what I've learned so you don't make mistakes(although you will, I'm here to prevent as many as possible). So go grab your parents and your siblings, and listen to My Rant To Parents Across America(or mainly to my own parents, since this is what I'd tell mine). #1. The relationship between a child and his or her parent is NOT a dictatorship. Sorry to burst your bubble but it's not. See, dictators are cruel to prisoners of war or basically ANYONE and push them around in any way they want because their people should obey them. The dictator's people are his slaves. Because they should obey them, because he keeps them alive. In your case, you think that you should be the dictator because you gave them the gift of life, making them owe you themselves. Well, see, um, no. You gave them the gift of life because you LOVED them! You knew that your child may make mistakes, and you didn't care because you loved them more than anything else. You didn't give them life so they could be your slave, you gave them life because you loved them enough to let them live with you. Which brings me to my next point.... #2. Don't compare your child to other children. Don't tell them you like that person better. I thought that you loved them so much you wouldn't care about their mistakes, you gave them life knowing they may not be the best of the best, but you loved them so much you wouldn't care! Do you not have that unconditional love between a parent and their child now? Because if not, maybe you should leave yours at an adoption center and go adopt the child you're comparing them too, because they're OBVIOUSLY better. The second reason why you should never compare is because, see, I don't care if you are bff's with them on social media sites, or how often you speak to them, you probably don't know your child as good as you think. You may not know what they're going through. They may not have been the lead in the school play, but most of this generation can actually be really good at acting when you're around. So many parents think that they know their child so well, when they haven't a clue. You don't see what goes on outside that door of your house. They can hide it if they're being bullied. And you just made it worse by comparing them to someone else. This world will tear them APART. To pieces, until all that's left is a small atom left inside of them. They need to know that there's always gonna be someone there for them when they're hurting, when this world has crushed them to bits. Someone who loves them, who doesn't think anyone else in the world is better than them. You're not giving them that message when you compare them to another. And also, you don't even know the person you're comparing them to most of the time. That child could be screwed in the head and you'd have no idea. They could be a much worse child than yours is. #3. Yes, I WILL make mistakes. I'm not perfect. I'm sorry. I wish I were too. But I'm not, and you need to accept that! It hurts me when you're insulting me. That stuff makes me feel bad. You don't even know the effect you have on me. I know I say I don't care. But guess what? I'm the best actor there is at saying that. I do care. And it really hurts me when you insult me. Like, seriously, I just got home after being bullied by a girl who called my fashion style stupid, and you're treating me worse than she did. You don't know what's going on in my life! Why do you hurt me? For all you know, I could be a suicidal who's cutting themselves every night(I'm not, just using it as an example. I love life. But what other way can I get to you than by lying?)! You don't know! What if that insult could be the one thing that leads me to suicide? What if I'm gone tomorrow? I bet you'll have wished you hadn't said that now. The parents, they probably know who they are, they go insulting their child and guess what happens the next day? They're bringing a knife to their heart! Those parents feel like absolute ####, and they wish they hadn't said that. I'm not suicidal or anything, but what if someone else is? What if you don't know who that person is? You probably don't know. You don't have any idea at all the effect you can have on people. If it were me, I'd want my effect to be good. Your compliment could mean the difference of a lifetime and you'd never know. You have no idea. Please take my word, and pass this on. And thank you for reading this. -HannahG Every parent needs to read this. From my personal experience, my parents are examples of a lot of the stuff you listed above. No one's parents have a complete idea of what is going on, and by one word or one action you could make everything worse. In fact, my parents were the reason I self-harmed for the first time... But that was in the past. No kid should ever have to be slaves, be punching bags of their parents that make them miserable. Parents need to care about their kids. Isn't that what a mom or dad is?
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HannahG
HannahG posted in Family Issues:
I've honestly learned a lot with my parents, and with my experiences I'd like to share with you what I've learned so you don't make mistakes(although you will, I'm here to prevent as many as possible). So go grab your parents and your siblings, and listen to My Rant To Parents Across America(or mainly to my own parents, since this is what I'd tell mine). #1. The relationship between a child and his or her parent is NOT a dictatorship. Sorry to burst your bubble but it's not. See, dictators are cruel to prisoners of war or basically ANYONE and push them around in any way they want because their people should obey them. The dictator's people are his slaves. Because they should obey them, because he keeps them alive. In your case, you think that you should be the dictator because you gave them the gift of life, making them owe you themselves. Well, see, um, no. You gave them the gift of life because you LOVED them! You knew that your child may make mistakes, and you didn't care because you loved them more than anything else. You didn't give them life so they could be your slave, you gave them life because you loved them enough to let them live with you. Which brings me to my next point.... #2. Don't compare your child to other children. Don't tell them you like that person better. I thought that you loved them so much you wouldn't care about their mistakes, you gave them life knowing they may not be the best of the best, but you loved them so much you wouldn't care! Do you not have that unconditional love between a parent and their child now? Because if not, maybe you should leave yours at an adoption center and go adopt the child you're comparing them too, because they're OBVIOUSLY better. The second reason why you should never compare is because, see, I don't care if you are bff's with them on social media sites, or how often you speak to them, you probably don't know your child as good as you think. You may not know what they're going through. They may not have been the lead in the school play, but most of this generation can actually be really good at acting when you're around. So many parents think that they know their child so well, when they haven't a clue. You don't see what goes on outside that door of your house. They can hide it if they're being bullied. And you just made it worse by comparing them to someone else. This world will tear them APART. To pieces, until all that's left is a small atom left inside of them. They need to know that there's always gonna be someone there for them when they're hurting, when this world has crushed them to bits. Someone who loves them, who doesn't think anyone else in the world is better than them. You're not giving them that message when you compare them to another. And also, you don't even know the person you're comparing them to most of the time. That child could be screwed in the head and you'd have no idea. They could be a much worse child than yours is. #3. Yes, I WILL make mistakes. I'm not perfect. I'm sorry. I wish I were too. But I'm not, and you need to accept that! It hurts me when you're insulting me. That stuff makes me feel bad. You don't even know the effect you have on me. I know I say I don't care. But guess what? I'm the best actor there is at saying that. I do care. And it really hurts me when you insult me. Like, seriously, I just got home after being bullied by a girl who called my fashion style stupid, and you're treating me worse than she did. You don't know what's going on in my life! Why do you hurt me? For all you know, I could be a suicidal who's cutting themselves every night(I'm not, just using it as an example. I love life. But what other way can I get to you than by lying?)! You don't know! What if that insult could be the one thing that leads me to suicide? What if I'm gone tomorrow? I bet you'll have wished you hadn't said that now. The parents, they probably know who they are, they go insulting their child and guess what happens the next day? They're bringing a knife to their heart! Those parents feel like absolute ####, and they wish they hadn't said that. I'm not suicidal or anything, but what if someone else is? What if you don't know who that person is? You probably don't know. You don't have any idea at all the effect you can have on people. If it were me, I'd want my effect to be good. Your compliment could mean the difference of a lifetime and you'd never know. You have no idea. Please take my word, and pass this on. And thank you for reading this. -HannahG
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Tech-King
Tech-King posted in Friends:
Just tell him, or do what my friend did, get someone to do it for him.
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