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

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

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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