The Fire Horse is fully animated and very sociable. With his wild side he lives life on the edge. Fire Horses are very lucky or unlucky. Fortune spurns or favors them. They love excitement, action and change. Their Fire element makes them passionate about their deepest feelings and they take a definite stand in any situation. Fire Horses are never undecied about anything and have definitive opinions about the world. Their tempers can be overbearing.
Horses can be energetic spouses who fall in love rapidly. Horses have boundless energy and spend more time on the go than they do at rest. With their spontaneity comes impatience. This is demonstrated especially when they meet someone they want to be involved with. Known for throwing themselves into a relationship, they sometimes loose tiny bits and pieces of themselves along the way. As mature adults Horses are more stable and their adult relationships are more successful.
People born in the Year of the Horse share certain characteristics. The Horse Sign is an abbreviated way of characterizing that individual’s personality. Following are features associated with the Sign of the Horse:
Seventh in order, Chinese name—MA, sign of enthusiasm and elegance
Self-reliant, Joyful, Outgoing, Sophisticated, Greedy, Resilient, Arrogant
Best Friends: Tigers and Dogs
Mortal Enemy: Rats
LIKES AND DISLIKES
Since Horses are born under the same Animal Sign, they often share likes and dislikes. Following are similar likes and dislikes of the Horse personality.
Color Preference: Orange
Gems and Stones: Amethyst, Turquoise, Topaz
Suitable Gifts: Kite, compass, cellular phone, pedicure set, camera
Hobbies and Pastimes: Horse back riding, theater, playing instruments, flying model airplanes
Horses dislike: People who ignore them, being stuck in a situation, envious people, feeling dependent
In matters of Love the Horses fares best with the Sheep, Tiger, Dragon, and the Pig. Expect conflict with the Rat, Rabbit, Snake and other Horses, the Ox will bore you. Wood signs will feed Fire, Water Signs will quench their heat. Earth signs will be created by Fire, Metal Signs will be melted by Fire.
With just these few simple concepts the Fire Horse can seek the partner of their greatest compatibility. In short marry a Wood Sheep, Tiger or Dragon Avoid the Water Snake.
The Horse is exciting and extroverted, vivid and animated.
The Horse is the life of any party he attends. Bursting with energy, looking for the next place to kick up his heels and hang loose, he entertains friends and strangers alike with his humor and appeal. The Horse Year is the seventh in the Chinese astrological cycle, following the Snake Years, recurring every twelfth year. Though the starting day of the year may vary the majority of people born in the years, 1906, 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, and 2002 are Horses.
Horses are quick-witted. They are intelligent and use their practicality to their advantage in business and personal situations. They quickly pick up new skills and are able to handle many different tasks at one time. Their ambition can be harmful as they often don’t finish what they start for fear of missing out on the next big challenge. In general Horses are trustworthy, friendly and open-minded. They are good friends who will always be honest with you. They are good confidants but do enjoy their alone time and are usually very independent people. They struggle with obstinacy and can be very self-centered. Often a close associate may see a temper tantrum from a Horse that does not get his way. Horses can feel remorse for this action, yet not all people will be able to forgive their angry reactions.
June is the month of the Horse making the Western astrological counterpart the Gemini. Horses are self-reliant, joyful, outgoing and sophisticated but can be greedy, resilient and arrogant. The Chinese lunar calendar is considered to be the longest chronological record of time, dating back to 2637 BC when the zodiac was first introduced. Each Chinese lunar year is represented by an animal sign. Lord Buddha realizing he was about to reach the final level of enlightenment requested a meeting with all the animals of the world so he could bless them. Only twelve animals responded. In recognition of their devotion, Lord Buddha then named each year of the twelve-year cycle in their honor. Each year is named according to the order in which the animals appeared before him.
For centuries this system of five basic elements and twelve personality types has been used to help compatible couples find happiness and marital bliss. In the past matching was usually done by a village matchmaker.
Eccentric and charismatic, these Horses look ahead and unlike others Horses seem to make random plans. They are fun and unconventional, spontaneous and charming.
LOVERS AND SPOUSES
THE HORSE LOVER
Horse lovers are eternally young at heart. They sail through life on a whim, spontaneous and open-minded waiting for the next big adventure. Horse lovers are charming and affectionate. They are inspiring with their imagination and vigor, their intellect and wit. They make you want to be around them and thus hardly have problems securing Saturday night dates.
Horses are energetic spouses who fall in love quite rapidly. Along with their spontaneity comes a bit of impatience and they demonstrate that when they meet someone they want to be involved with. They throw all of themselves into a relationship, sometimes losing tiny bits and pieces of themselves along the way. However, a light at the end of the tunnel: in adulthood Horses are more stable and thus their adult relationships are more successful.
THE HORSE LOVE PARTNER
Horses live their lives in full swing. They have boundless energy and spend more time on the go than they do at home. Chinese horoscopes are very specific about which partnerships have the potential to be successful in love and in business. Yet, though destiny can point us in the right direction, we must still make all efforts to maintain loving relationships. Following is a brief description of how a Horse will affect a relationship with other Animal Signs.
PARTNERS IN LOVE
Both of you love adventure so it should be a happy partnership.
Love at first sight becomes life long love.
You have a successful relationship on the horizon.
Love Partners at a Glance
Horses with Tips on Togetherness Compatibility
Tiger lusty and sexy! ****
Dragon intense sexual attraction ***
Sheep very compatible ****
Dog go for it! ****