The Year 2015 is the 4712th Chinese year. The 2015
Chinese New Year
Day is on February
in China's time zone. This day is a new moon day, and is the first day of
first Chinese lunar month
in the Chinese Lunar Calendar system.
According to Chinese Astrology, the Year 2015 is the
Sheep year. The first day of the Sheep year is on February
4, 2015. This day is different from Chinese New Year Day, because Chinese
Astrology calendar is not a simple Chinese Lunar calendar.
the Chinese New Year of Sheep, Chinese always mention San-Yang-Kai-Tai
which means "Three Goats Start Fortune". Actually the term is from
which means "Three Yang Start Fortune".
are pronounced as Yang.
is Male and is the word from
San-Yang-Kai-Tai is from I Ching, which is the
most profound foundation of Chinese philosophy. It states the natural phenomena
of our universe, then applies it on people relationships in the family,
organization, government and the nation. The nature rule of the universe (Dao)
is Yin and Yang. I Ching uses the symbol of broken bar
as Yin and the
solid bar as
Yang. Yin is female, cold, earth or down. Yang is male, hot, sky or up. In the
morning, sky is hot and ground is still cold, which is the Little Yang
is assigned. At noon, sky and ground are hot, which is Big Yang .
In the evening, sky is cold and ground is still hot, which is Little Yin .
At night, both sky and ground are cold, which is
is Big Yin. Human live between sky and ground. By adding a human layer with Yin
and Yang on those four symbols, they become Eight
Trigrams (Ba Kua), which are
natural phenomena in human's eyes. Combining
two trigrams together, they become I Ching 64 Hexagrams.
One hexagram has 6 bars. When applying Yin and Yang on them, we have 12
hexagrams standing for 12 months. December is the first Yang growing from the
ground. January has two Yang on the ground. February has three Yang on the
ground. Full six Yang is in the May. The first Yin grows in June. Full Yin
is in the November.
|| 1 Yin
San-Yang-Kai-Tai is from Earth-Sky,
which contains the meaning of peace, harmony and good fortune. The time is in
Tiger Month, which starts around on February 4 each year. Chinese Lunar New Year
usually is near on beginning date of Tiger month.
becomes auspicious phase for Chinese New Year.
The Snake month is full of Yang. The Horse Month has five Yang. Sheep Month has
four Yang. Yang is hot. In Chinese astrology, Snake, Horse and Sheep are in the
Fire cycle. The Sheep is the last year of Fire cycle. 2016 will be Monkey Year,
which is the Metal cycle. Therefore, 2015 is the turning point year. We need to
review what we gained and lost in the past two years. In 2015, we need to
prepare a new plan for 2016.
2015 Year of Sheep - Enlightenment from I-Ching
||This is the sign the Sheep month. The basic meaning is retreat and perseverance power. Two Yin broken bars
in the bottom of the sign stand for the enemies growing from the ground.
We need to keep the distance away from those enemies (villains,
inferiors, subordinates). We are not giving
up. We want to discipline ourselves and plan for the future.
||If the enemies bring more gang in, then one more Yin broken bar appears.
which stands for standstill, stagnation and obstruction. When villains
failed to move things around, you will be asked to regain your position.
We need to give people of lesser ability opportunity. But if they cannot
perform, then we can take over the job. One option is to turn
down into , which means
the power. The resurrection brings a greater power.
is year of Wooden Sheep
The connected hexagram is
observation. That tells us that to observe people's reaction, then take appropriate action.
advice from Sheep is that one step back is for preparing two step forward.
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