Celebrating: The Year of The Pig

Kafetero started in Toronto, Canada. Toronto is a city were many cultures, beliefs and races meet and live in harmony. Therefore, we see, celebrate, and know special holidays from cultures around the world. On February 5th 2019 we celebrate The Chinese New Year of the Pig. Here is what you need to know:


  • The pig is on the twelfth and last place of the zodiac signs according to the lunar calendar.

  • If you were born in 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019 the pig is your zodiac animal.

  • The Pig is also associated with the Earthly Branch, but natural elements change with each year; this year is Earth.

  • The pig is associated with the hours 9 to11 in the night.

  • In terms of yin and yang, the Pig is yin.

  • In Chinese culture, pigs are the symbol of wealth, and the fatter the pig and larger his ears it is a sign of fortune.


  • They are very realistic.

  • They will let themselves enjoy life.

  • They are materialistic, because holding on solid objects gives them a sense of security. This is motivation for them to work hard.

  • They are energetic.

  • They believe that only people with power and status have the right to speak, and that’s what they want.


  • Social butterflies.

  • They will have a lot of support in both work and life.

  • They'll have fortunate lives and can find happiness.

  • They'll be successful later in life. However, they won't be the most romantic people and might need to work on that.


  • Optimistic and gentle.

  • Focused.

  • Not the best with money.

  • They trust others easily.

  • Quiet.

  • Love learning.

  • Have a large social circle and support network


  • Full of energy.

  • Socialites.

  • Over-friendly & can forget to give others space.

  • Good fortune with wealth. Their hard work will keep money flowing in.

  • Organized.

  • Love children.


  1. Tiger: The confidence of the Tiger gives Pigs the security they need.

  2. Rabbit: The Rabbit will be attracted by the Pig’s intelligence and warmth.

  3. Goat: Common interests and topics.

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For more information: the Chinese new year network is complete with tables and other zodiac signs.

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