The month and hour of the Pig[ edit ] Month of the Pig[ edit ] Aside from being assigned a year, the Pig is assigned to govern a month in the Lunar calendar. As the lunar month cycle begins in spring, the Pig is assigned to the 10th month, usually the time when winter begins. This lunar month corresponds to the Gregorian calendar as beginning from 7 November, and ending at 6 December. Literally, it means the "Start of Winter".
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Their overall luck for career, health, and love is normal, while their wealth will increase as they will be well rewarded. Career Prospects Pig's will have a small setback in their careers in But everything will turn out for the good when they begin moving. For entrepreneurs, it's a good year to develop their businesses. The last months of are the best time for Pigs to achieve their goals. Health Health-wise, Pigs will have an average time in
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Chinese New Year in Melbourne: The year of the pig is said to bring wealth and fortune. John Shakespeare What is the Lunar New year?
According to Chinese Lunar calendar , the first lunar month is the second new moon after the lunar month contains Winter Solstice. The day of Winter Solstice is around December 23 in the western Gregorian calendar. As a result, Chinese New Year might fall in the second half of January or the first half of February. Chinese calendar combines lunar, solar and color-animal Stem-Branch counting systems. The lunar counting system mainly is to count the lunar month.