The surprising influence of the Chinese zodiac — ideas.ted.com

Whether or not you believe in it, the zodiac system is a useful way to understand Chinese culture, says writer ShaoLan Hsueh. Do you know your Chinese zodiac sign? According to tradition, it reveals more than simply your age — it’s a window into your personality, career, love prospects, and future good (or bad) fortune. For ShaoLan Hsueh (TED…

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8 thoughts on “The surprising influence of the Chinese zodiac — ideas.ted.com

  1. Wendy,
    Great, now I know my Chinese zodiac. I’m a tiger, which means I’m brave and forceful.
    tiger are the symbol of power and lordliness.

  2. very, very interesting, I asked to my classmate Cleare that she is from Taiwan, and she explain me something about her culture and sing zodiac.

  3. I already know about Chinese zodiac, but it is hard to explain to other person. A lot of people ask me what kind of animals they are? Is it hard to tell, because need to count years.

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