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About the five elements

Each Chinese animal zodiac sign has a specific element – and this element characterizes the character
The five Elements / © jdavenport85 -

About the five elements

Each Chinese animal zodiac sign has a specific element – and this element characterizes the character

About the five elements

Each single element is ruled by a different planet. Water is attributed to the planet Mercury. Metal is attributed to the planet Venus. The element of fire is attributed to Mars, the element of earth is attributed to the planet Saturn and the element of wood is attributed to Jupiter. Each single element has an influence on human’s character and forms the particular personality besides the animal zodiac sign and the ascendant.

The element of metal

Those who are born in the year of metal are strong, firm and high principled. They are controlled when other are upset – keep calm within challenging situations. Obstinate and with ambition - the metal born personality follows its imagination and is equally goal orientated.

Belonging planet: Venus

Animal zodiac sign:

Monkey, Rooster, Dog

The element of water

The Water adapted distinct forms of changes – in contrary towards metal, which reflects more resistance. Variable conditions and dependence are accepted without hesitation and doubt. Water is for inquisitive minds and likes to develop further on a mental level. Those who were born in the year of the element of water are equally full of sensitivity and like to communicate with a keen sense of intuition. Sometimes it is tired and shows passive presence for a while…

Belonging planet: Mercury

Animal zodiac sign Rat, Ox, Pig

The element of wood

These kinds of persons prefer feeling the ground beneath their feet – close to their adequate element wood. Born in the year of wood, those people endeavor a maximum certitude in life. They collect material and non-material goods by maintaining of ethic and attitude to morality. The wood born ones are open-minded towards development and improvement. They bring up projects and ideas with persuasion and assertiveness towards lucrative sustainability.

Belonging planet: Jupiter

Zodiac signs: Tiger, Rabbit/ Cat, Dragon

The element of fire

It is passionate, ambitious and fiercely competitive: Born in the year of the element of they represent confidence and impatientness – bursting with strength. Innovative projects, renewals, and improvements, in general, are set on the list. Defying all odds, they are regrettably haunted by pure egoism, and their predominating behavior won’t be welcome. On a professional level, the Fire born ones dominate the upper floors of the managers and members of the executive boards.

Belonging planet: Jupiter

Zodiac signs: Snake, Horse, Sheep / Goat

The element of earth

Born as a sign of the element of earth you may be intelligent and responsible – about other signs you are more drawn to upholding traditions. Common sense is their measure – never allowing themselves being too risky and adventurous. They are most of all practical and logical, however, caused by these characteristics each enterprise would be flourishing.

Belonging planet: Jupiter

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