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Ever wonder what your sign is on the Chinese Zodiac? Here is your chance to find out, and learn more about your Chinese birth year and Chinese zodiac horoscope. Of course, you could buy custom a Chinese zodiac calligraphy artwork wall scroll hanging for friend, family or your year. Below are years of animal sign. There your custom Asian calligraphy artwork scroll hanging item is created by Chinese talented disabled artists!
The Sheng xiao (Chinese: 生肖; pinyin: shēngxiào), better known in English as the Chinese Zodiac, is a scheme that relates each year to an animal and its reputed attributes, according to a 12-year cycle. It has wide currency in several East Asian countries ( Japan, Korea) besides mainland of China and Taiwan. Identifying this scheme using the term "zodiac" reflects several similarities to the Western zodiac: both have time cycles divided into 12 parts, each labels at least the majority of those parts with names of animals, and each is widely associated with a culture of attributing influence of a person's relationship to the cycle upon their personality and/or events in their life. Nevertheless, there are major differences: the "Chinese" 12-part cycle is divided into years rather than months; contrary to the association with animals implied in the Greek etymology of "zodiac", actually four of the Western "signs" or "houses" are represented by humans (one such sign being the twins "Gemini") and one is the inanimate balance scale "Libra"; the animals of the Chinese zodiac are not associated with constellations, let alone those spanned by the ecliptic plane.
You can also find the names of western zodiac symbols in Chinese below...
Discover Your Chinese Zodiac / Animal Sign
The Names of Western Zodiac Symbols