Starting January 28, 2017, it is the year of the Monkey as per the Chinese calendar. 2018 is the year of the Rooster and the Chinese new year 2018 falls on February 16.

Today's Lunar Date Day Piller Month Piller Year Piller
28th Day of 12th Month
Year of the Monkey
Ren Zi 壬 子
Water Rat
Xin - Chou 辛 - 丑
Metal Ox
Bing Shen 丙 申
Fire Monkey
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January - 2017
Ren-Zi(Rat)Xin-Chou(Ox)
SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
戊 子
1
Wu Zi
Earth Rat
Establish Day 4
己 丑
2
Ji Chou
Earth Ox
Remove Day 5
庚 寅
3
Geng Yin
Metal Tiger
Full Day 6
辛 卯
4
Xin Mao
Metal Rabbit
Balance Day 7
壬 辰
5
Ren Chen
Water Dragon
Balance Day 8
癸 巳
6
Gui Si
Water Snake
Stable Day 9
甲 午
7
Jia Wu
Wood Horse
Initiate Day 10
乙 未
8
Yi Wei
Wood Sheep
Destruction Day 11
丙 申
9
Bing Shen
Fire Monkey
Danger Day 12
丁 酉
10
Ding You
Fire Rooster
Success Day 13
戊 戌
11
Wu Xu
Earth Dog
Receive Day 14
己 亥
12
Ji Hai
Earth Pig
Open Day 15 Full Moon
庚 子
13
Geng Zi
Metal Rat
Close Day 16
辛 丑
14
Xin Chou
Metal Ox
Establish Day 17
壬 寅
15
Ren Yin
Water Tiger
Remove Day 18
癸 卯
16
Gui Mao
Water Rabbit
Full Day 19
甲 辰
17
Jia Chen
Wood Dragon
Balance Day 20
乙 巳
18
Yi Si
Wood Snake
Stable Day 21
丙 午
19
Bing Wu
Fire Horse
Initiate Day 22
丁 未
20
Ding Wei
Fire Sheep
Destruction Day 23
戊 申
21
Wu Shen
Earth Monkey
Danger Day 24
己 酉
22
Ji You
Earth Rooster
Success Day 25
庚 戌
23
Geng Xu
Metal Dog
Receive Day 26
辛 亥
24
Xin Hai
Metal Pig
Open Day 27
壬 子
25
Ren Zi
Water Rat
Close Day 28
癸 丑
26
Gui Chou
Water Ox
Establish Day 29
甲 寅
27
Jia Yin
Wood Tiger
Remove Day 30 New Moon
乙 卯
28
Yi Mao
Wood Rabbit
Full Day 1
丙 辰
29
Bing Chen
Fire Dragon
Balance Day 2
丁 巳
30
Ding Si
Fire Snake
Stable Day 3
戊 午
31
Wu Wu
Earth Horse
Initiate Day 4
  • Big bold numbers represent English date
  • Small number bottom left is the Chinese date

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Rat Average
Ox Good
Tiger Average
Rabbit Bad
Dragon Good
Snake Good
Horse Average
Sheep Bad
Monkey Average
Rooster Good
Dog Average
Pig Bad

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Chinese festivals, holidays & important days in 2017

Traditional festivals and holidays in China are determined based on the Chinese lunar calendar or the Chinese Almanac. List of festivals in 2017 is given below.

  • Laba Festival Thursday, January 5
  • Lantern Festival Saturday, February 11
  • Shangsi Festival Thursday, March 30
  • Duanwu Festival Tuesday, May 30
  • Bathing and Basking Festival Thursday, June 29
  • The Ghost Festival Tuesday, September 5
  • Independence Day Sunday, October 1
  • Spirit Festival Saturday, December 2