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2011: Year of the Metal Rabbit

2011 is the year of the Rabbit, in the Chinese lunar calendar. Element: metal. Color: white. Rabbit is the fourth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. It is the sign for people born in 1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, and 1999.

Chinese Zodiac Sign: the Rabbit

The Rabbit is a symbol of elegance, mercy and peace; it is sensitive and gentle. Among the 12 animals, according to Chinese astrology, people born in the year of rabbit are the most delicate. Even though rabbits are cautious, rabbit people are very emotional. Usually they’re shy, kind and tender. They make good friends and great partners in relationships. Nevertheless, their own space is important for them.

Family is always priority number one for rabbits. A bright example here is world-known Hollywood couple Anjelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. They both were born in the year of rabbit, as one can see they care a lot about their family. Other famous rabbit people include:  Johnny Depp and Drew Barrymore, Jane Seymour and Kate Winslet, Tina Turner and Whitney Houston, Albert Einstein and Frank Sinatra, Jose Mourinho and Elle Macpherson.

People who born in the year of rabbit are ambitious and talented, but the most of rabbit people are pessimistic. Another thing about rabbits is that many of rabbit people are financially lucky. They are careful with money, but like to make investments in crafts and arts.

2011 Animal Prediction: Astrology & Horoscopes

Chinese astrology and horoscopes predictions, Indian astrology predictions and other free online astrology services say 2011 will be the year of peace. It also can mean that the Rabbit year may bring one’s friends and family closer. Let’s take a look at some 2011 animal prediction.

Rat – 2011 brings new perspective in life, however it is not a great year for rat people. The career goes up, but rats should be very careful if they sign some new contracts in the future.

Ox – 2011 is also not a perfect year for Ox people. However, there could be some good and happy moments in life in all aspects. The new year can bring all good in general luck. What’s more, it can give a great opportunity for Ox people to gain financially.

Tiger – 2011 is a great year for the tiger people, especially in terms of career. It is also the year of romance, wealth and opportunities for tigers. 2011 brings many surprises!

Rabbit/hare – of course, it’s a great year for rabbit people. There is a success in career and private life. Generally speaking, it is very rewarding year in all aspects of life for rabbits. Interestingly enough that in the Vietnamese version of the Chinese Horoscope, the Rabbit is replaced by Cat.

Dragon – 2011 brings changes, challenges and opportunities. If earlier some doors were closed for dragons, this year the doors will be open. However, Chinese horoscopes predict dragons should be very careful in accidents, which involve metal, for example, knives, cars or other metal items.

Snake – it will turn out to be a good year for snake people. It is a great year for career, business and love. However, the Year of the Metal Rabbit may not be a good year to make investments. Also, snakes should take care more about their health, it needs more attention. Also, astrologists and predictors suggest avoid working for many hours in front of the computers or laptops.

Horse – the new year brings many changes in life for horse people. It’s a busy year, but 2011 is much better than 2010 in comparison. Horses will see positive and negative moments in life. However, it is highly recommended for horses to stay positive no matter what happens in life.

Goat/Ram/Sheep – busy, but a wonderful year for goat/ram/sheep. Actually, 2011 is called the best of years to make new plans, get into new projects and meet new people. It is a good year for finances and investments, but there is a need to be careful with money – as they come and go quickly.

Monkey – monkey people will be happy, because the Rabbit year brings many happy and exciting moments. 2011 is the year of luck in romance, career, finance and wealth. However, monkey should try to keep their money.

Rooster – it could be a difficult year for rooster people. Plus, the year’s element – metal – is also not favorable for roosters. Rooster may gain financially, but 2011 may bring some money difficulties.

Dog – 2011 is fantastic and amazing for dogs! Lots of happy moments during the whole year. However, dog people should take care more about their health and work a lot if they want see some changes in life.

Boar/pig – 2011 is an interesting year for pigs. Many problems can be resolved. The Rabbit year is much better than the Tiger one, horoscopes say. There will be new perspectives in business and gain in finances. Nevertheless, pigs should also pay more attention to their health in the coming year.

The Rabbit Year is said to be fortunate. Almost everything will come more easily in 2011. The year of the Metal Rabbit promises to bring peace, joy, calmness and many happy moments.


Chinese New Year 2011 Prediction.

Laura Lenhard