Animal Monkey in Chinese Astrology - Attributes and Luck

Accoridng to Chinese astrology - 2016 is a year of the "Monkey" animal.
As per Chinese 12-year animal zodiac (Heavenly Stem) cycle, If you were born in a Monkey year you should be particularly careful in 2016.
2016 has a special significance. It is referred as Fire Monkey". A "Fire Monkey" year occurs every 60 years.

How Chinese Zodiac works

The Chinese lunar calendar /Zodiac has 12 animal signs: rat, ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, goat, monkey, Rooster, dog, and pig.
Each animal represents a year in a 12-year cycle, beginning on Chinese New Year's Day.
People who were born in 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016 belong to Monkey sign.
Lucky Colors: white, blue, gold
Lucky Numbers: 4 and 9
Lucky Flowers: chrysanthemum, crape-myrtle