2013, December 2. Year of the Horse (2014 Chinese New Year)
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First Day Covers: Manila
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Privately Issued FDCs
2014 YEAR OF THE HORSE
2014 is the Chinese Year of the Horse. In Chinese Horoscope
calendar, 2014 is the Chinese Green Wooden Horse Year. The New Year
Day is on February 4, 2014 in China Standard Time.
Chinese like Horses for many reasons.
provides a good and quick transportation for people before
automobiles. Horse can give people a ride to their destination.
Therefore, horse is not only a symbol of traveling, but also a sign
of speedy success.
Horses like to compete with others. They pursue their freedom,
passion and leadership. Therefore, people will have busy schedule
for their goal in the year of Horse. In Chinese Five Element
Horoscope, Horse is connected to fire, red and heat. Also, horse is
a social animal and red is also connected to love, therefore. horse
is treated as a Romantic Star in Chinese Horoscope.
Horse is an intelligent animal. Horses need to be trained to become
useful to human. Humans can make Horse famous. Without human's
guide, Horse is just a wild animal. It doesn't know where to go.
There is no destination in its life.
In Chinese Five Element theory, Horse is in
the Fire group. Horse month is in the middle of summer. Horse is the
strongest Fire animal in 12 zodiacs. 2014 is year of Wooden Horse.
Wood can help Fire to burn. So Fire can last longer. When Horse
meets Tiger and Dog, then they will form even stronger Fire. Too
much Fire implies the hot temper and no patient. If the element of
Fire is favorable to the person, then the person should have a good
fortune in 2014. If Fire is unfavorable to the person, then 2014
will bring big trouble to the person.