2020 Chinese Zodiac Year of the Golden Rat

Chinse Zodiac Year of White Metal Rat

2020 is the 4717th Chinese Year. 2020 Chinese New Year Day is on January 25, 2020. Chinese Year of Rat begins on February 4, 2020, according to Chinese Astrology Calendar. 2020 is the Year of Metal Rat. Metal and Gold are the same characters in Chinese. We can call 2020 is a Golden Rat Year. Also, Metal is connected to the color of white. Therefore, 2020 is also called the Year of the White Rat.

Chinese Astrology is a system of Five Elements, which are Metal, Water, Wood, Fire, and Earth. The Rat of 2020 is in the Water group. The Metal of 2020 is the Mother Element of Water. Metal can protect and empower the energy of the Water. Therefore, 2020 is a strong Water Year. According to the Yin-Yang Five Element theory, Rat is Yin Water, which is also connected to rain. Metal is also connected to the strong Wind. Metal Rat of 2020 implies rainstorm or hurricane. It's good for drylands, dry water reservoirs or dry dams. But it might cause damage to some families. In short, if Water is your Lucky Element, then 2020 will be a wonderful year for you. If Water is your unlucky element, then Metal Rat will bring you some troubles.

Before forecasting the fortune of the Golden Rat, we need to study our Chinese Astrology Birth Chart first. We have to know what elements in the birth chart are good or bad to you. Then we check what elements are coming from Chinese zodiac signs and make a prediction.

Reveal Your Chinse Zodiac Birth Chart

Above is a Chinese Zodiac Birth Chart for a person born on June 30, 1948. The symbol of the upper row of the Day Column (a.k.a. Day Master) represents the person. So we can say Day Master is Male Fire, which represents this person.

It's required to have your birthday and birth time to get Your Chinese Zodiac Birth Chart. For you to easily understand the Chinese Astrology, we calculate the scores of Five Elements in the birth chart. The Chinese Astrology application tells your Lucky Element using the Yin-Yang Balance theory. The following are the Five-Element scores of the above birth chart.

The scores tell us that the birth chart has too much Fire and too little Metal. It needs more Metal to balance the Five Elements. Therefore, the Lucky Element is Metal.

2020 is the Metal Rat year. The Metal of 2020 is the Lucky Element. Rat is in the Water group. The birth chart shows a lower score of Water. That means Water is another Lucky Element. 2020 will be a lucky year for this person. Metal is connected to money. Water is connected to the career. That implies this person will have a good income and good luck in career development.

The Fortune of 2020 - Lucky Element vs. Day Master

Day Master is the element at the upper row symbol of the Day Column in the Chinese Zodiac Birth Chart. The followings are the brief predictions about the events may occur in 2020 based on their Day Master Element Type.

When Metal is your Day Master

2020 is the Metal Rat year. Day Master Metal and Metal of 2020 are the same kinds of five elements. Metal represents your siblings, friends, coworkers, partners or same generation relatives. Therefore, you will meet with your friends or siblings very often in 2020. Your social activities and expense will increase. You might need to take care of siblings or friends and give them financial supports. That's a sign of spending money.

The Rat of 2020 is in the Water group. The Water of 2020 is the Child Element of Day Master Metal. Water is related to your outlook, performance, speech, and behavior. 2020 is a strong Water year. You have lots of energy to consume and enjoy daily activities. I often feel freedom without restriction. You might not watch for your actions and words. You might inadvertently offend people around. That could jeopardize your job development when happing in the working environment.

When Water is your Day Master

Metal is the Mother Element of Day Master Water. The Metal of 2020 stands for your parents, elders, protection, knowledge, education or medicine. You will be often in touch with elders or persons who care about you. You might spend some time in learning new knowledge. Somehow, you will pay attention to your health. You might spend time on housing-related events. You will feel people are caring for you and helping you in 2020.

The Rat of 2020 and Day Master are in the Water group. Rat represents your siblings, friends, peers, coworkers, and relatives. So you will spend time with them. The social events will keep you busy. The Water of 2020 is also connected to money, finance, and wealth. If Water is your Lucky Element, then friends bring you good fortune in money. If Water is your unlucky element, then you spend money on them without return.

When Wood is your Day Master

Metal is related to the ax, which can chop the Wood. The Metal of 2020 brings pressures on Day Master Wood. Metal is related to your job, career, law, police, restrictions, and pressures. You will feel busy in the office during 2020. You might have to work harder and longer for a tight schedule project. You might feel the stress from work overload. Or someone keeps pushing you at work. If your Day Master Water is strong with a higher Water element score, then this is a good opportunity for career development.

Rat is Yin Water. Water is the Mother Element of Day Master Wood. Water is connected to your parents, mentors, protection, education, or medicine. If the Metal of 2020 brings you career pressure, then someone in the office will support you and protect you. This is a good sign of your career. You can learn new skills or knowledge at work. You will earn more supports from coworkers regarding your business plans and opinions. However, if you have a strong Day Master with a higher Wood element score, then you need to watch your attitude not becoming arrogant, overbearing and stubborn.

When Fire is your Day Master

Metal is related to gold. Fire can melt the gold. The Metal of 2020 represents your money. That means the events related to money will come to you. However, that doesn't mean you will make a good fortune in 2020. If Metal in the birth chart is stronger than Day Master Fire, then the Metal of 2020 brings you pressure regarding money. But it's a money opportunity to earn extra income.

Rat is in the Water group. Fire is afraid of Water. The Water of Rat is connected to your job, career, pressure from discipline, health or law. Since 2020 is a strong Water year, it will be a challenging year for your career development. Your job responsibility will increase. Your project schedule will be tight. Your workload might be more than before. If you have a strong Day Master Fire, then it's easy for you to overcome the challenge. Then 2020 will be a great year for your career development. If Water is stronger than Day Master Fire, then you will work extra time for your work, especially during the yearend.

When Earth is your Day Master

Metal is the Child Element of Earth. Metal is something out of you. The Metal of 2020 is related to your appearance, performance, speech, behavior, and reputation. It's time to show your talent to people. If you can present your best to people, you will win a good reputation. But, if you make inappropriate words and acts in public, then you could jeopardize your image and lose your fame.

Day Master Earth can absorb the Water of Rat. Water is connected to your money. The Water of 2020 brings you a good money opportunity. 2020 is a Metal-Water Year. It's connected to the rainstorm. Too much rain could cover the land. If you want to take advantage of this money opportunity, you need a strong Day Master Earth. If Day Master Earth is strong, then the Metal of 2020 brings you a good reputation. Then good fame brings you wealth. If Day Master Earth is too weak to handle Metal and Water, then you will have to work hard for money.

Five Elements Relationships vs. Yang Metal of 2020

2020 is the year of the Yang Metal Rat. Yang Metal of 2020 has interrelationships between all other Five Elements in the Chinese Zodiac Birth Chart. Those relationships could impact the results of the Chinese astrology prediction.

If Yin Wood is found in your birth chart, then Yin Wood and Yang Metal of 2020 have a Stem Attraction Relationship with Metal. If Metal is your Lucky Element, then you have very good people relationship and 2020 will a very good year to you. If you are single and look for a love relationship, then this is a good year to look for your soulmate.

If Yang Wood is found in your birth chart, then Yang Wood and Yang Metal of 2020 have a Fighting Relationship. Yang Wood is a tall tree and Yang Metal is an ax. Yang Wood could shop down the tree. If Wood is your Lucky Element, then Yang Wood gets hurt and 2020 is not a good year. If Wood is your unlucky element, then Yang Metal helps you to remove the enemy and 2020 becomes a good year to you.

If Yang Fire is found in your birth chart, then Yang Fire and Yang Metal of 2020 have another Fighting Relationship. That implies unpleasant mod and poor people relationship.

Chinese Zodiac Relationships vs. Rat of 2020

Rat of 2020 has interrelationships among other zodiac animals in the Chinese Zodiac Birth Chart. The relationships between animals are complicated. They will cause different consequences from the initial prediction by the Day Master. Rat is a romantic star in Chinese astrology. This is a good opportunity for a person looking for a love relationship.

If Cow is found in your birth chart, then Cow and Rat of 2020 have Branch Attraction Relationship with Earth. This is a good sign for social, people and love relationships. If Earth is your Lucky Element, then this relationship brings you good luck in 2020. If Cow is in the Day Column of the birth chart, then that is a very good sign of love relationship or marriage. If Earth is related to the job, then you have good luck in your career. If Earth is related to money, then you have good luck in wealth. But Rat is Yin Water, very cold water. The Zodiac Cow is connected to frozen soil in the winter. When Rat and Cow are together, Water will become snow or ice. If Water is connected to money, then you have money, but you cannot spend it.

Horse and Rat have conflict in the relationship. This is a sign of dispute or quarrel or broken promise. It's a bad sign for a love affair. It sometimes involves travel or relocation. People born in 1996 and 1954 have very poor people relationship. 1966 is the year of Yang-Fire Horse. 1954 is the year of Yang-Wood Horse. These two years have Double Stem-Branch Fighting Relationship against the Yang-Metal Rat of 2020. That's a bad sign of instability, accident, separation, dispute, hostility, and poor health.

If both Dragon and Monkey are found in your birth chart or current 10-Year Major Cycle, then Dragon, Monkey, and Rat together form a powerful Water relationship. If Water is your Lucky Element, then you will have extremely good luck in 2020. If Water is also showing on the birth chart, then 2020 will become one of the best years of your life. 2020 could bring you an unexpected big surprise.

If both Pig and Cow are found in your birth chart or current 10-Year Major Cycle, then Pig, Cow, and Rat together form the strongest Water combination. 2020 will be a great year for you. If Water appears on the birth chart, then 2020 will become your wonderful and memorable year.

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