Horse is one of Chinese favorite animals. Horse provides people quick transportation before automobiles, so people can quickly reach their destinations. Horse even can help people to win the battle. Therefore Horse is a symbol of traveling, competition, and victory. That’s why Horse is connected to speedy success in China.
Horses like to compete with others. They pursue for their freedom, passion, and leadership. That implies that people will have busy schedule for their goals in the year of Horse. Horse hour of Chinese Horoscopes is from 11 A.M. to 1 P.M. Sunshine generates lots of heat during the Horse hour. Therefore, horse is connected to heat, fire, and red. Horses like social activities, because horses like to show off themselves. Since horse is a social animal and red is also connected to love, therefore horse is treated as a Romantic Star in Chinese Horoscope.
It is believed that Year of the Horse will bring health and prosperity.
One of the most popular greetings for Year of the Horse is 马到成功, which means wishing you every success, be accomplished instantly, or carry out your mission quickly.
Today is the first day of Year of the Horse. I hope everyone has a prosperous and healthy New Year!