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Year of Tiger 2022: When will it start?

2022 is a year of the Tiger, starting from February 1st, 2022, and ending on January 31st, 2023. It is a Water Tiger year.

Dates for Tiger Years

2022 February 1, 2022 – January 21, 2023 Water Tiger

2010 February 14, 2010 – February 2, 2011 Gold Tiger

1998 January 28, 1998 – February 15, 1999 Earth Tiger

1986 February 9, 1986 – January 28, 1987 Fire Tiger

1974 January 23, 1974 – February 10, 1975 Wood Tiger

1962 February 5, 1962 – January 24, 1963 Water Tiger

1950 February 17, 1950 – February 5, 1951 Gold Tiger

1938 January 31, 1938 – February 18, 1939 Earth Tiger

1926 February 13, 1926 – February 1, 1927 Fire Tiger

Tiger’s Characteristics

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The Tiger is known as the king of all beasts in China. The zodiac sign Tiger is a symbol of strength, exorcising evils, and braveness. Many Chinese kids wear hats or shoes with a tiger image of for good luck.

Type of Tiger Characteristics
Wood Tiger Compassionate, expansive, and open
Fire Tiger Optimistic and independent, with poor self-control
Earth Tiger Adventurous and realistic, with strong faith
Gold Tiger Females are very enthusiastic; males are indecisive, stubborn, and feminized
Water Tiger Has a strong sense of self-esteem and learning ability

Lucky Symbols in Year of Water Tiger 2022

The flying star # 8 of prosperity will be in the North-East throughout the Tiger year of 2022. Activate this area of your house – the living room or office, using Yang water and place there a fountain or an aquarium. Do everything in your power to spend more time in this area because it will be the best place in your house in 2022. In 2022, the ruling Tai Sui is General He E. The position of Tai Sui is at North-East3. In conflict with Tai Sui are the Chinese zodiac signs of the Monkey, Snake, and Pig.

Lucky numbers: 2, 4, 12, 22, 31, 45

Lucky days: the 6th, the 7th, the 14th, the 20th day of every month of the Chinese calendar Heavenly branch: Ren Yin

Lucky months: March, June, November Lucky colors 2022 : red, green, black, and yellow

Lucky Colors in Year of Water Tiger 2022

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2022 is the Year of the Water-Tiger. The New Chinese year will start on February 1st of 2022 and will last until January 21st of 2023 when the Year of the Black Rabbit will begin.

If you are looking for New Years Lucky Colors 2022 that pertain to Feng Shui and the Chinese New Year the suggested colors are green, yellow, red & blue.


In China, the color green represents fertility, balance, purity from contamination, growth and harmony. Green can help calm anxiety and reduce stress. In more recent years it also stands for eco-friendliness.


In China, the color yellow represents the Earth and is often associated with royalty and power. The first Emperor of China was known as the Yellow Emperor. Today yellow signifies neutrality and good luck. It is common to see it paired with red.


Red represents fire and is the most popular color in China. It is also the national color representing happiness, beauty, vitality, good luck, success and good fortune. Red is used in China at important events including festivals and weddings. Red envelopes with money are given during the Chinese New Year for luck.


Blue stands for healing, trust, calmness and long life. Shades of blue are used to decorate homes for longevity and harmony.

White and golden colors are representative of the element Metal Yang. These play a balancing role of the energy flows of the 5 elements in 2022. Individual who’s sign are deficient in water should use white and gold to ward off bad luck.

Lucky Colors 2022: Home Decor & Fashion

Colors play a key part in fashion trends. What colors will she see lighting up the runway this fall and into Spring 2022?

According to Pantone Color Institute experts, colors emphasize our desire for a versatile range of color that embraces and accommodates the various possibilities of our complex lifestyle; colors that encourage personal expression, whether sensible or quirky; colors that embrace the calm and healing, as well as express a rainbow of hope and joyfulness. “Use calm colors which offer numerous possibilities that converge into eccentric or calm combinations when simplified. Calm colors coexist that comfort us in the idea of recovery after the pandemic and vibrant colors that convey joy and hope in the new times.” Below are the colors they have selected for winter into the Spring. My personal favorite is the Mykonos Blue, a brisk blue evocative of the Aegean Sea.

Zodiac Sign Tiger

The Tiger ranks third among the animals of the Chinese zodiac. The 12 zodiac animals are, in order: Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, and Pig. Each year is related to an animal sign according to a 12-year-cycle.

The most relevant years of the Tiger include 2022, 2010, 1998, 1986, 1974, 1962, 1950, and 1938.

If you were born in one of the above calendar years, your Chinese zodiac sign is probably the Tiger, and in China you would be known as a Tiger.

READ MORE: Year of the Ox: Top Zodiac Sign will have the Best 2021

Zodiac Tiger's Personality: Brave, Confident

People born in a year of the Tiger are brave, competitive, unpredictable, and confident. They are very charming and well-liked by others. But sometimes they are likely to be impetuous, irritable, and overindulgent.

With stubborn personalities and tough judgment, Tigers work actively and express themselves boldly, doing things in a high-handed manner. They are authoritative and never go back on what they have said.

With great confidence and indomitable fortitude, they can be competent leaders. They will not make preparations for anything, but can handle anything that comes along.

Men born in the Tiger year are adventurous spirits. The riskier something is, the more they want to try it. They aren’t afraid of expressing themselves and can be aggressive in work. Sometimes their confidence makes it difficult to connect with others, so they need to open up a little.

They are positive and have high beauty standards. However, they lack romance and might create a cold and unhappy family.

Women born in the Tiger year are mesmerizing. They love the freedom to express themselves through fashion and work. They are lively and friendly, like a little cat. However, they keep their claws sharp just in case.

Intelligent and patient, they are able to perform well in any environment. They also make great mothers by giving children freedom and respect.

Famous Tiger Year People

Queen Elizabeth II: born on April 21, 1926, a Fire Tiger

Tom Cruise: born on July 3, 1962, a Water Tiger

Leonardo DiCaprio: born on November 11, 1974, a Wood Tiger

Lady Gaga: born on March 28, 1986, a Fire Tiger

What Will Be the Fate of People Born in the Year of the Tiger 2022?

The children born in the spring of 2022 will have a peaceful life, without problems. Those born in the summer of 2022 will be wealthy but restless from a young age. They will work hard all their lives, and they will hardly be able to relax. The people born in the summer and fall of 2022 will have bright eyes, peace and happiness will accompany them in childhood, they will work hard during middle age and have a satisfying old age. The Tigers born in the winter of 2022 will be good strategists and innate leaders. They will behave like true knights, and they will always be attentive to the people around them, always ready to jump to their aid.

However, the Chinese zodiac year is usually said to start from Chinese New Year, which ranges from late January to mid-February. Therefore, if you were born in January or February in one of the above years, you might be a Tiger, or possibly an Ox.

Additionally, if you were born in January/February in one of the years immediately following those above (2011, 1999, 1987, 1978, etc.), then you may be a Tiger or a Rabbit.

The zodiac signs most compatible with the Tiger (the Pig, the Horse, and the Dog) usually enjoy good luck in 2022. However, Tigers, Monkeys, and Snakes might encounter some financial problems because they are believed to offend Tai Sui, the God of Age, in 2022.

Tigers' Horoscope in 2022

Tigers will encounter their 'birth sign year' (benmingnian本命年) in 2022. Tigers are expected to face many challenges when their birth year recurs every twelfth year. Wearing red will bring good luck in a birth sign year.

Love: 2022 is a good year for Tigers to get married. Single Tigers will have a big chance to find a boyfriend/girlfriend. Tigers at the age of 24 or 36 need to pay more attention to managing relationships as their luck in love will fluctuate in 2022.

Health: People born in 2022 year of the Water Tiger will live a healthy life. Because they are naturally lively and active, their physical quality will be very good. However, people with too much energy is also not a good thing, it will make people hard to fall asleep at night. Parents could train them to do some sports to consume their energy from an early age. They will seldom get sick in their life. However, attention should be paid that they should not go to dangerous places when hanging out.

Career: Tigers will have opportunities to get promoted in 2022. After working hard for many years, Tigers will finally get approval from their leaders. Tigers, don't be too high-profile, otherwise you may incur trouble and jealousy from petty colleagues.

Money: Tigers should be careful of entering into monetary relationships with others in 2022. Don't expect a big windfall or massive achievement. Reasonably spending their money will help Tigers to go through 2022 smoothly. In their birth sign year, Tigers are not suggested to invest much in stocks or funds.

Lucky Things for People Born in a Year of the Tiger

Things that will bring Tigers luck:

Lucky numbers: 1, 3, and 4 and numbers containing them (like 13 and 43)

Lucky days: the 16th and 27th of any Chinese lunar month

Lucky flowers: yellow lily, cineraria

Lucky direction: east, north, south

Lucky months: the 3rd, 7th, and 10th Chinese lunar months.

Unlucky Things for People Born in a Year of the Tiger

Things that Tigers should avoid:

Unlucky numbers: 6, 7, and 8 and numbers containing them (like 67 and 87)

Unlucky color: brown

Unlucky direction: southwest

Unlucky months: the 1st, 4th, 5th, and 11th Chinese lunar months

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