Hours ruled by the Snake : 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Direction of its sign : South - Southeast
Season and principle month : Spring - May
Corresponds to the Western sign : Taurus
Fixed element : Fire
Stem : Negative

Starting Dates         Ending Dates         Element
February 4, 1905         January 24, 1906         Wood
January 23, 1917         February 10, 1918         Fire
February 10, 1929         January 29, 1930         Earth
January 27, 1941         February 14, 1942         Metal
February 14, 1953         February 2, 1954         Water
February 2, 1965         January 20, 1966         Wood
February 18, 1977         February 6, 1978         Fire
February 6, 1989         January 26, 1990         Earth
January 24, 2001         February 11, 2002         Metal

Character traits

Snake people are deep thinkers.  They gain all the information through thought and then act upon it.   Their innate
wisdom and intuition are used.  

Most of the worlds beautiful and powerful people are snakes.  They will be lucky with money and through out their
live have it.  But they can be in relationships jealous, possessive lover and end up pushing loved ones away.  Also
they can be a generous and loving partner with their seductive ways.  

They prefer living in a quite and calm life.   Stress can cause ill health for them.

COMPATIBLE/NOT COMPATIBLE:
Snake and RAT
A good degree of attraction. Will cooperate successfully to achieve common goal. Satisfactory relationship
possible.  
Snake and OX
Good match. Will understand each other and relate extremely well. Could form profitable and lasting ties.
Snake and TIGER
Conflicts and ill feeling. Mutually suspicious of each other. Cannot relate to one another. Indifferent or
unsympathetic at best.  
Snake and RABBIT
Civil and congenial ties. Will work together to accomplish mutual goals. No special attraction but no animosities.
Snake and DRAGON
Sympathetic to each other. Will cooperate successfully. A compatible and fruitful union resulting in mutual benefits.  
Snake and SNAKE
Good understanding of each other's nature. Could form strong bonds if they have areas of common interest. No
clashes.  
Snake and HORSE
Some conflicts and confrontations. Have difficulty in seeing eye to eye. Unlikely to have much in common. Cold or
distant relations.  
Snake and SHEEP
Cordial and moderate relationship. Compatible to a reasonable extent. No underlying conflicts. Will combine efforts
when feasible.  
Snake and MONKEY
Not very compatible. Cannot understand or communicate with each other. Clashes and conflicts if there is lack of
trust or good will. Gains must be very large for them to cooperate.  
Snake and ROOSTER
Excellent match for marriage and business relations. Can trust and understand each other very well. Highly
compatible and successful team.  
Snake and DOG
Mutual respect and some area of common interest. No large conflicts. Compatible to a good degree. Will cooperate
amicably.  
Snake and PIG
Cannot relate or understand each other. Deeply or lasting conflicts. Cannot bridge communication gaps or settle
their differences amicably.  


Key words

Positive traits:
Seductive
Gregarious
Introverted
Generous
Charming
Good with money
Analytical
Smart
Hard working
Rely on gut feelings
intelligent
Gracefulness
Materialism
Creative
Wise
Eloquent
Mysterious
Reserved
Philosophical

Negative traits:
Insecure
Jealous
Slightly dangerous
Evasive
Manipulative
Demanding
Controlling

Career best suited for:
Scientist
Analyst
Investigator
Painter
Potter
Jeweler
Astrologer
Magician
Dietician
Sociologist

Elements:
Metal Snake – Years 1941 and 2001
Incredibly goal-oriented, Metal Snakes will stop at nothing to get that which they believe they deserve. Failure is
not in their vocabularies. With their money, they’re continually acquiring more and more possessions – for
themselves.
Water Snake – Years 1953 and 2013
Influential, motivated, insightful, and highly intellectual are words that best characterize Water Snakes. These
Snakes work well with others and enjoy being recognized and rewarded. They’ll reveal feelings to those closest to
them, but no one else.
Wood Snake – Years 1905 and 1965
Kind and genuine, these Snakes enjoy building a solid foundation of friends and family whom they love deeply and
whose company they enjoy immensely. But even with all this support, Wood Snakes rarely seek the advice of
others.
Fire Snake – Years 1917 and 1977
Fire Snakes are more extroverted, forever offering opinions and telling others what’s on their minds. Even so,
others enjoy listening to Fire Snakes. They’re very persuasive and are especially good at convincing others that
their ways are best.
Earth Snakes – Years 1929 and 1989
Earth Snakes always seem to be calm and content. They’re friendly and approachable and believe that they’ll reap
great rewards by working hard and relying on common sense.

Famous Snakes:
Picasso, Mao Tse-tung, J. Paul Getty, Brooke Shields, John F. Kennedy, Abraham Lincoln, Ryan O'Neal,
Jacqueline Onassis, Oprah Winfrey