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Welcome to the Year of the Earth Pig

As we say goodbye to the Earth Dog 🐶 we welcome in the energy of the Earth Pig 🐷 . You may have been feeling the energies begin to shift for a little while now, but the official beginning of the new Earth Pig year and the Lunar New Year was Feb 5th. We are moving from Yang Earth of the Dog year to a softer Yin Earth in this Pig year. Use this energy guide you to be more receptive, nurturing, and accepting of others.

What to expect for each of the twelve animals

Anjie reviews the twelve zodiac animals in the Year of the Earth Pig 2019.

If you were born between the 1st of January and 4th of February, your animal sign is out of the preceding year.
For instance, you were born in 1984 the year of the Rat, but if you were born in January, then you are the animal prior which is the Pig.

🐭 Rats

You are a Rat if you were born in 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, or 2008.

You will have a neutral year as the Rat is in a like-minded relationship with the Pig. This year will begin well for you. As you move through the middle of the year (from April and August) you have to be a little more careful - focus on taking care of yourself. It is a good time to start your new projects in the months of September and October. For the rest of the year, (from November to January) be selective and surround yourself with people you trust.

🐮 Ox

You are an Ox if you were born in 1913, 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, or 2009.

Ox also has a neutral relationship to the Pig, but there may be a possibility of some challenges at the beginning of the year. Stay grounded and stable. It is important to surround yourself with supportive people. Keep up the hard work - April is a time when people will notice your achievements. In the summer months try to be more cautious, especially when travelling - double check all the details.

🐯 Tiger

You are a Tiger if you were born in 1914, 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998 or 2010.

Yay! You are in the best relationship with the Pig! He is your best bud. For the most part things will be smooth sailing. However, don't burn yourself out and spend money needlessly, you should be extra careful with your finances.

🐰 Rabbit

You are a Rabbit if you were born in 1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, or 2011

This is a good year for Rabbits as you are in harmony with the Pig. Surround yourself with helpful people, and recognize the people that support you. Contemplate generosity, and explore what generosity means to you. The more you give the more you will receive this year. You have luck on your side, but there could be a couple of small hiccups with finances, but by focusing on helpful people, and being kind and generous to others you can to balance and boost your energy.

🐲 Dragon

You are a Dragon 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000 or 2012.

This year will be more neutral, and much better than last year for Dragons. In the month of April, there is a clash but this a great opportunity for growth. Take care of your health that month, and be careful not to get burned out. Clashes are not bad - they challenge us to be better! The month of August and September will be an auspicious month for the Dragon. For the rest of the year, take care of your health. In business: always read the fine print, and double check the details.

🐍 Snake

You are a Snake if you were born in 1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001 or 2013

Yes it is true – the Snake clashes with the Pig, but remember some of the most fruitful and rewarding things can come in a clash year. Yes, it will be more challenging, but that is why the rewards are higher. You can smooth out the energy of the year by carrying a tiger charm with you. The beginning of the year will be on the on the better side for the Snake. As you move into the year be mindful of your health, and be cautious with investments. Things will get better in the fall. Try changing up your environment by traveling, and also incorporate some feng shui in your home to improve the qi.

🐴 Horse

You are a Horse if you were born in 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002 or 2014

Horses are also in a neutral relationship with the Pig. The beginning of the year has a lot of potential for self-improvement, and luck is on your side. Be mindful in the summer months, pay attention to your health. October is an auspicious month, so take advantage of it, especially if there's something you want to manifest. For the rest of the year, be flexible and pay attention, and surround yourself with helpful people.

🐏 Ram

You are a Ram if you were born in 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003 or 2015.

This year the Ram is in harmony because of their great relationship with the Pig. At the beginning of the year, take care of your energy levels. If you do things with the right intention and highest good, things will turn out well. June is a good month for travel and business. For the rest of the year, continue taking care of yourself and focus on your health. Try enhancing health and well-being area your home (the center of the bagua), your whole house and family will benefit.

🐒 Monkey

You are a Monkey if you were born in 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004 or 2016.

This year is the time to be more aware and cautious as Monkeys are in a clash with the Pig. As some challenges will come up, it is good idea to carry a tiger charm with you for extra support. The beginning of the year is better, but there will be ups and downs. Take care of yourself throughout the year - this is your chance to focus on you! Improve health and wellbeing and spend time at home, focusing on family and friends.

🐓 Rooster

You are a Rooster if you were born in 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 969, 1981, 1993, 2005 or 2017

Roosters are also in a neutral relationship with the Pig. The beginning of the year will be a great time to work hard and start something new. The mid-year (from April to June) is pretty good for the Rooster, but remember to be cautious, review details, and double check plans. It is a great year for travel. The rest of the year (from August to January) stay flexible and surround yourself with trustworthy people..

🐶 Dogs

You are a Dog if you were born in 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006 or 2018.

Dogs are also in a neutral relationship with the Pig. The beginning of the year will be quiet, but also auspicious with opportunities to improve your career. By April and May, a few challenges may spring up, but stay focused and and on-task. June will be an auspicious month so take advantage if you want to manifest something new in your life!

Last but not least,

🐷 Pig

You are a Pig if you were born in 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007 or 2019

Although it is a Pig year, it will be challenging. In Chinese astrology Pigs are one of the self-punishing animals. Bring your best friend the Tiger with you. It’s really helpful to carry a tiger charm or figure to provide support. There will be a lot of ups and downs, but a lot of opportunities and doors will open. It’s a good year to welcome and embrace the changes, so be ready for what this year brings. This year will push you to your limits, but amazing things can happen.


It is recommended to practice the Golden Cicada Ritual, especially if this year will be challenging for your zodiac sign (Pigs, Monkeys, and Snakes). The pig’s best friend in the animal zodiac is a tiger, so it will be beneficial to carry around a 3-dimensional charm of a tiger. If you want to know more about your protection this Year of the Earth Pig, you can learn more about the Golden Cicada Ritual by enrolling in our course - it is available for a limited time to celebrate the Lunar New Year.

For your additional protection and luck, the 2019 Feng Shui Tiger Keychain charm is available in Holistic Spaces Store.