The tiger is the symbol of the third year of the Chinese 12-year cycle. It symbolises strength, courage and leadership qualities. This sign has the qualities of Yang, which is associated with masculinity, activity, warmth, and forward movement. In Oriental mythology, the tiger is the embodiment of strength and cunning. In the West, he is the king of beasts and the master of the forest. The tiger symbolises perseverance and patience. Sometimes you just have to choose the right time to achieve your goal – the tiger can anticipate that time and patiently wait for it to come. At the same time, the tiger is very prone to risk. If your birth year is 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, or 2022, then you are a wonderful partner and an independent thinker. You are inspired by difficult tasks.
Eastern peoples consider it a great fortune to be born in the year of the tiger, because this animal represents the earth's might and symbolises the protection of humankind. Regardless of how many difficulties and obstacles tigers encounter, they never give up. The tiger attracts health, vitality and physical strength. According to Feng Shui, it symbolises fearlessness, persistence in achieving one’s goals, and victory over competitors, meaning the talisman can be placed on the desk in your office.