Happy Chinese New Year: Mono Red Fire
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Next Sunday 8 February, for China and other Eastern countries, begins the new year and this 2016 arrive Mit Red Fire, corresponding to year 4714 your calendar.
According to legend, when Siddartha Gautama, Buddha, was ready to take his last journey to spiritual life, back in the eleventh century BC, set out to gather all the animals of the earth to witness his last will. To his surprise, only twelve of them came to his call and did so in the following order: First came the rat and then followed the ox, the tiger, the rabbit, the dragon, Snake, Horse, the sheep, the monkey, the rooster, Finally dog and pig. Buddha, in appreciation, converted these twelve animals in twelve Chinese zodiac symbols. In this way each animal rule for one and all individuals born in that period would have similar characteristics, but not identical because every human being is unique due to three key factors: the time of birth or ascending, the yin and yang, opposing forces in the universe and the five primary elements alluding to Eastern wisdom: water (ruled by Mercury), metal (ruled by Venus), fire (ruled by Mars),wood (governed by Jupiter) and land (governed by Saturn.)
According to Chinese astrology, Fire Monkey will be a year in which anything is possible. Mono will not abandon any attempt loose without testing all. Even impossible adventures succeed. that if, They will weigh more selfish and personal efforts of group actions. According to Chinese culture it is believed that the Year of the Monkey are of great economic prosperity.