Astrology Notes - Herong's Notes - v2.12, by Dr. Herong Yang
The Monkey - Chinese Zodiac Animal Sign
This section discuss about the Monkey, the ninth Chinese zodiac animal sign.
The Monkey (猴, 申) is the ninth Chinese zodiac animal sign associated with lively, independent, quick-witted, optimistic, entertaining, good host, life of party, cunning, effectively manipulative, cool under pressure, intelligent, resourceful.
Detailed attributes of the Monkey listed on wikipedia.org:
The Monkey is the most versatile sign of the Chinese zodiac. Such people are often inventors, plotters, entertainers and the creative geniuses behind anything ingenious, including mischief. They have natural quick-wittedness which enables them to understand what is happening and then make a right decision. Even during a conversation a person born in this year is aware of what is going on around him/her, and then makes a mental note of who said what and stores it away for future reference. In general, with their agile minds and multiple talents, monkey type of people can master any subject. They are reliable and honest people so that any secret is safe in their hands. These people are also honest in their dealings. Monkey people are very good at problem-solving. Monkeys know how to listen closely and work out solutions at the same time.
Although these people are trustworthy and unlikely to hurt someone out of spite, they would never let people escape if they have behaved badly or damaged a monkey's reputation. Their stamina and determination to achieve their main goals can make these people appear vain or manipulative. It means that people born under this sign should be careful so they do not damage their friendships. It is important to remember for these persons that it would be wiser sometimes not to pursue their goals and simply let things pass.
Here is a nice logo for the Monkey:
You are a Monkey, if you were born in the year of the Monkey between the following dates:
02-Feb-1908 and 21-Jan-1909 20-Feb-1920 and 07-Feb-1921 06-Feb-1932 and 25-Jan-1933 25-Jan-1944 and 12-Feb-1945 12-Feb-1956 and 30-Jan-1957 30-Jan-1968 and 16-Feb-1969 16-Feb-1980 and 04-Feb-1981 04-Feb-1992 and 22-Jan-1993 22-Jan-2004 and 08-Feb-2005 08-Feb-2016 and 27-Jan-2017 26-Jan-2028 and 12-Feb-2029 12-Feb-2040 and 31-Jan-2041 01-Feb-2052 and 18-Feb-2053 17-Feb-2064 and 04-Feb-2065 05-Feb-2076 and 23-Jan-2077 24-Jan-2088 and 09-Feb-2089
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