2018 Roller Coaster Year - Chinese Mountain Dog Year

2018 Chinese Zodiac Year of Brown Dog

2018 is the Chinese Zodiac Dog year. Chinese New Year Day is on February 16, 2018. But the Dog Year will arrive on February 4, 2018. The formal Chinese Zodiac Name is Yang Earth Dog. In Chinese Five Elements (Metal, Water, Wood, Fore and Earth) theory, Earth is related to brown. We can call 2018 is the year of Brown Dog. Earth has Yin (Female) and Yang (Male). Yin Earth is wet soil and connected to farmland. Yang Earth is dry soil and connected to mountain. Therefore, 2018 is a Mountain Brown Dog year.

What is the meaning of Mountain Brown Dog year? According to Chinese Five Element Horoscope, Dog is in the Earth group. It's Yang Earth too. That means there are two mountains in 2018. The sign is twin peaks or mountain beyond another mountain. When we enter a town and big and tall mountains behind it, we ignore the existence of the town because the mountains will catch our eyes. That implies something big is going to happen and will attract your attention.

We will see and travel through mountains in 2018. We can say mountains are blocking our way. We will stop somewhere to think about the easier way to pass the mountains because there are mountain dogs in there. Some people know how to deal with dogs, and then they can pass the mountains quickly. But some need to repel those barking dogs first. Some have headache to force ferocious stray dogs away. How can you know you will face a friendly dog or a violent dog?

In the Chinese Five Element theory, Dog is in the Earth group. If Earth is your Lucky Element, then you will face the friendly dog. If Earth is your unlucky element, then you will face the ferocious dog. How can we know our lucky Elements? Thousand years ago, Chinese ancient Yin Yang Five Element scholars figured out people's Five Element information is connected to the birthday and birth time. Everybody has different percentages of Five Elements. People have peaceful good fortune when Five Elements are in a near balanced shape. People will have bad luck when Five Elements are extremely out of balance. We have an application to tell you Five Element scores and the Lucky Element at reveal the secret of your life - The Rise and Fall of life Chart.

If you have your Chinese astrology birth chart and know your Lucky Element, then you will know when your good luck comes. We have the explanation at 2018 Chinese Five Element Astrology. Also you can follow the Five Element guides to get the life advice to increase your fortune.

Five Elements Metal Water Wood Fire Earth
Color White (Golden) Black Green Red Brown
Seasons Fall Winter Spring Summer Between Seasons
Directions West North East South Center
Male Branch Monkey Rat Tiger Horse Dragon, Dog
Female Branch Chicken Pig Rabbit Snake Cow, Sheep

2018 Chinese Roller-Coaster Dog Year

Chinese calendar combines solar, lunar and Stem-Branch calendars. The Stem-Branch calendar is a cycle of 60 color animal signs calendar. The colors of animal signs are the Five Elements. Five Elements are Metal, Water, Wood, Fire and Earth. 12 animal signs are Rat, Cow, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Sheep, Monkey, Chicken, Dog and Pig. The sequence of Stem-Branch applies on the Chinese astrological yearly, monthly, daily and hourly cycles. The first stem-branch is Wooden Rat and the 60th stem-branch is Water Pig . The stems and branches of the monthly cycle of 2018 are in the following. These are the clues for use to predict 2018 is Roller-Coaster Year.

Month Animal Sign Metal Water Wood Fire Earth
January 3390018
February 004677
March 006000
April 0393018
May 700467
June 0002040
July 703948
August 467007
September 600000
October 9300318
November 0501000
December 0303000

The maximum score of Five Elements in a month is 60. Almost 50% of element scores are zero. If we draw a monthly chart for Five Element Scores, then we can see that the peak of Wood is in the March, the peak of Fire is in the May, the peak of Earth is in the July, the peak of Metal is in the September and the peak of Water is in the November.

If your Lucky Element appears on a month with higher score, then you have good luck during that month.

  • If you lucky element is Wood, then spring is your best season in 2018.
  • If you lucky element is Fire, then summer is your best season in 2018.
  • If you lucky element is Metal, then fall is your best season in 2018.
  • If you lucky element is Water, then winter is your best season in 2018.
  • If you lucky element is Earth, then late summer is your best period.

Since more than 50% of the scores are less than 5, all Five Elements are up and down spaning entire year in the chart.

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