2012 - Year of the Dragon

1915 - 1928 - 1940 - 1952 - 1964 - 1976 - 1988 - 2000

The Dragon is the only mythical animal in the Japanese Zodiac and as a water deity it is often depicted with oceans, rivers, or clouds.  Additionally they are often shown clutching a pearl of wisdom.  Dragons symbolize luck, happiness, and success.

Dragons like to help people, easily make friends, and love nature.  They are energetic, explorers, and have great imaginations.  Dragon people are good with money and do well in business.

Did you know in some cultures the number of claws determines status?