In the animated “Basil the Mouse Detective” Rattigan the Rat got a bad rap, yet “Ratatouille” saw a rat called Rennie as the unlikely hero. While Rats have mostly got out of favor with people, the “Rat” is a symbol of intelligence, hard work and having quick-wit.
The Chinese Horoscope site says that 2020 will be the Year of New Beginnings!
The Year of the Rat 2020 starts on January 25th 2020.
It will be a Metal Rat Year and is going to be a strong, prosperous, and lucky year for almost all Chinese zodiac signs.
You need to follow your goals with confidence and determination. Relationships and health will be favorable. Seize good luck and opportunities as soon as they come knocking at your door. Believe in yourself.
In conclusion, the Year of the Rat 2020 will bring beneficial situations, opportunities, meetings with special people, luck, and also balance situations, dilemmas, and changes that can push us out of our comfort zone.
In Chinese culture, rats were seen as a sign of wealth and surplus. If you were born in a Year of the Rat you can look up your year in 2020 at the page below.
The “Chinese New Year” website also gives the timeline of Chinese New Year festivities and other interesting information at:
And last but not least, if you’re really interested in Chinese Astrology you may be interested in my research and findings, by starting at the post below!