Hours ruled by the Tiger : 3 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Direction of its sign : East-Northeast
Season and principle month : Spring - February
Corresponds to the Western sign : Aquarius
Fixed element : Wood
Stem : Positive

Starting Dates         Ending Dates         Element
February 8, 1902         January 28, 1903         Water
February 26, 1914         February 13, 1915         Wood
February 13, 1926         February 1, 1927         Fire
January 31, 1938         February 18, 1939         Earth
February 17, 1950         February 5, 1951         Metal
February 5, 1962         January 24, 1963         Water
January 23, 1974         February 10, 1975         Wood
February 9, 1986         January 28, 1987         Fire
January 28, 1998         February 5, 1999         Earth

CHARACTER TRAITS

The tiger loves to be challenged. They will always want to lead in any situation.  Charm is one of their strong
points.  But at times they have a tendency to be selfish but overall they are generous in nature.  

They do get exhausted from over doing it at work.   But they do recover quickly.  

Tigers are very passionate in relationships.  They only thing to watch for is that they can be dominate and
controlling.

COMPATIBLE/NOT COMPATIBLE:
Tiger and RAT
Have few common interests. Will not care for each other's company to any large extent. Cool to moderate
relationship.  
Tiger and OX
Serious clashes and rivalry. Mutual conflict and misunderstandings. Cannot settle their difference peacefully.
Highly incompatible.  
Tiger and TIGER
Compatible to a certain degree only. Have small animosities and reservations about each other. Will work
together for a common goal only.  
Tiger and RABBIT
Will tolerate each other's company. No large clashes but not very communicative or sympathetic to one another
either.  
Tiger and DRAGON
Mutual respect and cooperation. Some clashes and struggle for dominance, but will be able to resolve their
differences. Moderate success.  
Tiger and SNAKE
Mutually suspicious of each other, indifferent or unsympathetic to each other. Cannot relate to one another.
Conflicts and strong animosities.  
Tiger and HORSE
Excellent match for marriage or business relations. No difficulty trusting or understanding one another. Very
successful team.
Tiger and SHEEP
No outright confrontations or rivalry. Workable only to certain extents. Will not have deep ties or be able to make
lasting or permanent relations.  
Tiger and MONKEY
Rivalry and personality clashes. No areas of common interest. Cannot see eye to eye or endeavour to settle
their differences.  
Tiger and ROOSTER
Slight reservations and communication gaps. Irritating or indifferent at best. Moderate to cool relationship.  
Tiger and DOG
Excellent union. Find no difficulties in communicating with each other. Can achieve much success and prosperity
together.  
Tiger and PIG
Secure and successful match. Will find love and happiness together, Very cooperative relationships in love and
business.  

KEY WORDS:

POSITIVE TRAITS
Authoritative
Self possessed
Strong leadership qualities
Charming
Ambitious
Courageous
Warm hearted
Highly seductive
Bravery
Competitiveness

NEGATIVE TRAITS
Moody
intense
Unpredictability
Procrastinate

CAREERS BEST SUITED FOR:
Advertising agent
Office manager
Travel agent
Actor
Writer
Artist
Pilot
Flight attendant
Musician
Comedian
Chauffeur

ELEMENTS:
Metal Tiger – Years 1950 and 2010
Assertive, competitive and sharp, once Metal Tigers set their sights on their goals there’s no stopping them.
They’ll always do what’s necessary to remain at the center of attention. Metal Tigers tend to jump to
conclusions; a behavior they need to work at improving.
Water Tiger – Years 1902 and 1962
Water Tigers are sensitive and tranquil. They realize that other people have worthy opinions too. They’re very
intuitive which makes them good at accurately judging different situations.
Wood Tiger – Years 1914 and 1974
Not feeling the need to be in charge, Wood Tigers work well with others. Others enjoying being around Wood
Tigers because they’re very giving individuals. They’re compassionate and willing to do whatever is necessary
to help others.
Fire Tiger – Years 1926 and 1986
Expressive, vibrant and a bit eccentric, Fire Tigers are always looking at the positive side of every situation.
Because they’re able to generate excitement in others, they’re considered excellent leaders. When Fire Tigers
speak, others listen – and do what they’re told!
Earth Tiger – Years 1938 and 1998
More grounded in reality, Earth Tigers don’t get carried away by the circumstances of their situations. Instead,
they sit back and evaluate all angles before jumping in. They’re able to stay focused on their tasks; a trait that
helps ensure success.

FAMOUS PEOPLE:
Beethoven, Ho Chi Minh, Queen Elizabeth 11, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Hugh Hefner, Marilyn Monroe, Rudolf
Nureyev, Stevie Wonder, Jodie Foster, Tom Cruise