Unity, travel, movement, and friendship are the themes for the Year of the Snake, beginning on Monday, February 4th 2013.
Chinese New Year is a time to welcome longevity, wealth and prosperity and eliminate past negativity. Each year, an animal is featured; people born under the Snake are known to be calm, shy, cautious and low-key. Wise and enigmatic, Snakes are usually attracted to political careers or those vocations requiring a philosophical or theological familiarity.
Chinese astrology uses the birth year to determine the animal representation. Each animal possesses certain characteristics, both positive and negative, so if you are a Snake, you are usually described as sympathetic, diplomatic, and intuitive. Celebrity snakes include: Oprah Winfrey, Brooke Shields, Brad Pitt, Paul Simon, and Kim Basinger.
Wondering what lies ahead? Here are the 2013 predictions!