The Brief History of Chinese Astrology
The Buddha, in a very distant time, would have invited several animals to pay homage to him and only 12 showed up.
First it was the Rat, the Ox (the Ox, if you prefer), the Tiger, the Hare (the Cat or the Rabbit, if you prefer), the Dragon, the Serpent, the Horse, the Goat (the Sheep, if you prefer), Monkey, Rooster, Dog and Boar (Pig, if you prefer).
The personality of the Chinese zodiac sign Monkey
Brilliant and skilful strategist, this inventive character knows how to win in almost everything he does.
Very talented in his field of expertise and endowed with an extraordinary natural charisma, he will not hesitate to do everything in his power to achieve his ends. Comedian, funny or clown in his spare time, he represents the expression “funny as a monkey”. He will change, when he sees fit, friends and lovers. There is his wound! Among his faults there are: jealousy, desire for control, black humor, pride. The native of Monkey is a master in the art of excuses and feints to deceive his opponent or when he absolutely does not want to cooperate. However, when he gets involved, he does it body and soul until he is totally exhausted.
Le Monkey will pay a high price to climb the social ladder and achieve success and even sacrifice a good part of his life to satisfy the ambition of others.
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