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 that 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 make a mental note of who said what and store 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 stable people; any secret is safe in their hands. These people are also honest in their dealings. Monkey people are very good at problem-solving. Wherever you are, whoever you may be, if you've got a problem, pick up the phone and dial-a-Monkey. Monkeys know how to listen closely and work out solutions at the same time.
In spite of the fact that 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 monkey's reputation. Their stamina and determination to achieve their main goals can make these people appear vain or manipulative. It means that monkey type of people should be careful so not to damage their friendships. It is important to remember for this type of people that it would be wiser sometimes not to pursue their goals and simply let things pass.
Monkeys have flexible principles and serene self-confidence so they are completely content, but they usually manage to complicate the lives of others. After yet another plan or project has gone wrong, they are seldom there to help clean up the disorder and confusion that they leave in their wake. Monkeys can handle that too; with their charm and persuasiveness, they can make people believe that just knowing them is a privilege!
Monkey Love Affairs
A very busy life, filled with humor, passion, quarrels, tears, and reconciliation will certainly be the standard fare in a romantic liaison with a person born in the year of the monkey.
These people are attracted by romance and its excitement in all manifestations, and their love-life will be extremely active. Those who monkey person is in love with are drawn by his/her openness, good humor and their good manners. On the other hand, there is a difficulty that lies in making a commitment, but when monkey person finally settles down he/she rarely strays.
At the very beginning, when the relationship is yet to be shaped, monkey person can be unpredictable or childish. Even the smallest mistake of his/her partner scares monkey and he/she takes it as an insult, or he/she suddenly may have a mood swing for no apparent reason. But this usually does not last long. Once the relationship is established monkey person turns out to be a supportive, adaptable and dependable partner. People of this type often excessively attach themselves to their partners and even when a relationship is over they will probably still be there if former partners need them in times of trouble.
The monkey type of people has a good chance of becoming famous or well-known. Whatever such a person does, his/her charm and luck will make him/her successful. They are energetic persons and this quality makes them suitable for a wide variety of jobs. Those born in the Year of the Monkey, when they need to, they are capable of brilliant and imaginative planning and are excellent at outwitting their competitors or enemies. These are intelligent, usually well-read and often intellectual people, and once they set a target; it is a rare thing for them to fail. But it is very important to remember that there are some certain skills that these people should concentrate on. It is necessary for them to know they own limits and avoid gambling or speculating. It is not a secret that most of the people born in the year of the monkey are good at assessing risks and have a keen sense of financial situations. They have a special sense that helps them rise to new challenges and hammer away at a problem until the right solution is found. They usually possess great organizational skills and are perfectly suited for work which involves investigation and speedy responses.
Counsellor, Therapist, Bus driver, Nurse, Occupational therapist, English teacher, Stockbroker, Town planner, Writer, Journalist.
Lucky Numbers: 3, 4, 5, 7, 16, 23, 34, 45, 54
Equivalent Western Sign: Leo
David Bellamy, Jacqueline Bisset, Victor Borge, Yul Brynner, Johnny Cash, David Copperfield, Joan Crawford, Timothy Dalton, Ian Fleming, Jerry Hall, Tom Hanks, Harry Houdini, Walter Matthau, Peter O'Toole, Anthony Perkins, Debbie Reynolds, Diana Ross, Tom Selleck, Omar Sharif, Martin Shaw, Rod Stewart, Elizabeth Taylor, Kiri Te Kanawa.
Compatible with : Dragon, Rat
Less Compatible with : Dog, Ram, Monkey, Rabbit, Horse, Ox
Least Compatible with : Snake, Tiger, Pig, Rooster
The Monkey can be reasonable, faithful, autonomous, candid, altruistic, successful, inventive, co-operative, loving, intelligent, individualistic and generous entertainers.
The Monkey can also be hyperemotional, capricious, guileful, self-indulgent, immature, insecure, indifferent, careless, gullible, petty and grabby scene-stealers.
The 2028 Chinese Year is the 45 number in the sixty-year cycle called MOU SHEN and described in Chinese Astrological tradition like "Lonely Monkey". The 2028 year of the Yellow Earth Monkey is the meaningful and intelligent period that could grand us with clear picture of upcoming times.