Monkeys are clever, creative and often the center of attention. They are curious sometimes to a fault but have a heightened sense of problem solving ability.


MONKEYS ARE: Acutely Intelligent, Witty, Inventive, Affable, Problem-Solvers, Independent, Skillful Business People, Achievers, Enthusiastic, Lucid, Nimble, Passionate, Youthful, Fascinating, Clever

BUT THEY CAN ALSO BE: Tricky Tacticians, Vain, Dissimulators, Opportunistic, Long-Winded, Not All That Trustworthy, Unfaithful, Adolescent, Unscrupulous

The youthful and clever Monkey is the eternal child of the Eastern zodiac. These highly diverse and bright souls are ‘irrepressible.’ Monkeys are quick, restless, enterprising, and sexual. Mischievous and high-spirited, Monkeys are social, active, convincing, and are gifted with a hilarious sense of humor. Imagination, ingenuity, and resourcefulness characterize those born into a year of the multifaceted Monkey. Versatile, curious and easily bored, mischievous Monkeys are witty companions, indulgent, intelligent, and ready to play. This 9th sign of the zodiac is the most difficult to define due to their dual and sometimes contradictory nature. Monkeys need mentally sharp partners who stimulate their cerebral resources. The best time of day for Monkeys are the hours they rule, between 3:00pm – 5:00pm.

The female monkey is bright and excels easily at anything she puts her mind to. Glib, quick of tongue the female monkey makes for an excellent salesperson. Often flirtatious of nature, the female mother does enjoy her family but don’t expect her to give up her social life.

The male monkey is never boring although he becomes bored easily. A social animal the male monkey isn’t the type for quiet vacations at a mountain cabin. While he enjoys playing the field, once he decides on a mate, he is a passionate, intense mate.

Career Choices

People born in the Year of the Monkey will do well as an accountant, banker, engineer, stock trader, jewelers, salesman, inventor, plotter, entertainer, counselor, therapist, writer, journalist, and detective. They have lots of ideas and like to learn new things and can do well just about anything. They need to learn understanding their own limits and avoid gambling or speculating.


Metal:  Risk taker, hard worker in order to achieve target, independent and freedom lover.

Wood:  Talented, creative, warm-hearted, if confident will lead to further success.

Water: Patient, quick thinking, adventurer, popular in social circle and recognizes opportunities.

Fire:  Charming, aggressive, impetuous, ambitious, recognizing self-faults and accepting advice will lead to success.

Earth:  Funny, new invention lover, not an adventurer, no initiative with opposite sex when relationships arise.

Earthly Branch of Birth Year: shen

Wu Xing (The Five Elements): jin (metal)

Yin Yang: yang

Auspicious Directions: north, northwest, west

Lucky Colors: white, golden, blue; Avoid: red, black, grey, dark coffee

Lucky Numbers: 1, 8, 7; Avoid: 9, 2, 5

Lucky Flowers: chrysanthemum

The Monkey 2021 Forecast


The Monkey zodiac is the ninth animal in the recurring Chinese zodiac cycle. The year 2021 is going to be a great year for the Monkey natives. These natives have several lucky stars on their horizon. The year will start well, and it will end well for them. The Monkey Chinese Horoscope 2021 reveals that major changes are coming your way, and you will have to accept them in order to make your life better.

Fame and fortune will be your portion this year. Based on the 2021 Chinese Monkey Zodiac, you will be able to fare well with people in your personal and professional relationships. New auspicious opportunities are coming your way, and you need to make the best out of them. Things will be going your way, including your career, finances, and education, among others.

2021 Monkey zodiac element is a sign that you will find lucky stars from people or a person that you are close to. This person or people will be able to give you a helping hand that will propel you to greatness. However, you should be careful about how you interact with people. Be honest and truthful in your dealings with people.

Love and Relationships

Based on the 2021 Love Horoscope, the Peach Blossom Star is brightly shining in your life. It is filling your life with good luck and good fortune when it comes to matters of love and relationships. You should get ready for a year of great opportunities.  Monkey natives will be popular with the opposite sex this year. The singles have a high chance of finding love this year. You should always have your eyes wide open in order to get the man or woman of your dreams.

Those who are in committed relationships will in a position to take their love life to the next level. You should, however, not be in a hurry to tie the knot if you are not ready. Take time to understand your partner better before you exchange vows.

Married Monkeys will be tempted to stray this year. You should run away from temptations and stay faithful to your partner. Do not succumb to the moments of urge; instead, focus on that partner that you exchanged vows with. Create great communication skills between you and your partner and respect each other.

Finance and Career

Chinese zodiac for 2021 reveals that this year you will be all smiles because your finances are in good shape. You will profit from all the investments that you enter into. You should, however, be careful not to enter into investments that will bring you losses instead of profits. Listen to your instincts and go where they lead you because they can never lead you astray.

Monkey Horoscope personality for 2021 reveals that you are a hardworking, determined, confident, and strong individual. Use these traits to propel your career to greater heights. Indulge in activities that will enable you to make good and full use of your gifts and talents. The Year of the Ox comes to you with numerous opportunities that you should not let pass you by. You have a great chance of being promoted this year at the workplace.

Health and Lifestyle

As per the Chinese Astrology health predictions, your health luck is not as good as your finances, career, and romance. You will be more vulnerable to minor illnesses this year. Pay attention to your health and ensure that you make visits to the doctor’s office any chance you get. Take care of your heart and your respiratory system, and you will have nothing to worry about.

You love food, but you need to leave junk food behind and start focusing on healthy meals. Reduce your sugar intake this year and watch your weight as well. Do everything possible to stay healthy and fit.


The year 2021 will see you celebrate great achievements in your family. Things are going well for yourself, your wife, and your children. There is no need to worry because everything in your family life is going as you wish. You, however, need to be careful about the health of your children. They will be prone to minor illnesses, which you need to ensure that they are taken care of at an early stage.

The elders in your family will be proud of your progress that they will bless you abundantly. Respect your elders, and you will see great things manifest in your life.

Feng Shui 2021 Predictions for Monkey Natives

Based on the Chinese zodiac for the Monkey, your best Lunar months this year will be March and November. You should, however, be alert and careful during the Lunar months of January, October, and June.  Your best directions this year will be South and South East. The best colors to accessorize with this year will be Gold, Yellow, and Beige, and your lucky numbers will be 6 and 7.

Monkey Luck Prediction 2021

  • Lucky Days: 14th and 28th of every Chinese Lunar month
  • Lucky Flowers: Crape Myrtle and Chrysanthemum
  • Unlucky Colors: Red and Pink
  • Unlucky numbers: 2 and 9
  • The Unlucky directions: South West


According to the Chinese zodiac predictions for 2021, you should be happy because this year is going to be a good one for you. Things will manifest in your life just as you wish them to. You will be able to get closer to your goals and achieve most of them.

You, however, need to be careful with your health. Ensure that you rid yourself of minor illnesses that might cause you problems in the future—exercise in order to keep fit and to take care of your heart.

The Monkey 2021 Monthly Forecast


The year as a whole will be great! Below is the year broken down into months with a miniature horoscope for each.

January 2021 starts off the year on a cautious note. Whether you are at work, at home, or out with your friends or partner, make sure you think before you act or speak. This will save you trouble.

February 2021 brings in the first boost of luck as the Year of the Ox officially begins. You do not need to do anything special to activate your luck. Simply act as you normally do.

March 2021 continues your lucky streak. Use this month to do whatever makes you happy. Spend time with your friends and loved ones.

April 2021 will be a fairly relaxing month. This is a great month to improve your education, work on a hobby, or begin a new project at work.

May 2021 will be similar to January. Be careful at work and in your social life this month. Don’t say or do anything you might regret.

June 2021 encourages you to be cautious in your social life. Try to stay away from arguments. There will not be a winner when you enter disputes.

July 2021 may bring bad tidings. Try to remain calm and relaxed during this month. Watch out for your health this month.

August 2021 returns your good luck to you, especially in your social life. This is a great month to focus on the friends you already have, but a bad time to try to make new friends or reconnect with old ones.

September 2021 warns you to watch your mouth when you talk to others, especially at work. Being confident is good, but acting arrogantly will only get you in trouble.

October 2021 leans you toward bad luck in the workplace. You can turn the luck in your favor if you can stay out of office politics and otherwise avoid conflicts with your coworkers.

November 2021 will be one of the luckiest months of the year, especially in regards to your finances! This is a great time to treat yourself to something nice, make an investment, or just save your money.

December 2021 ends the year on a lucky note. Like November, most of the luck will be centered on your finances. This is a great time to make financial arrangements for 2022.

NOTE!! If you are born in January or February, pay close attention to the dates below because you may not be born in the animal year stated above!

6 February 1932 – 25 January 1933: Water Monkey

25 January 1944 – 12 February 1945: Wood Monkey

12 February 1956 – 30 January 1957: Fire Monkey

30 January 1968 – 16 February 1969: Earth Monkey

16 February 1980 – 4 February 1981: Metal Monkey

4 February 1992 – 22 January 1993: Water Monkey

22 January 2004 – 8 February 2005: Wood Monkey

8 February 2016 – 27 January 2017: Fire Monkey

26 January 2028–12 February 2029: Earth Monkey

12 February 2040 – 31 January 2041: Metal Monkey

See 300 Year Calendar HERE

The Best Love Match: Rat and Dragon

Monkey and Rat: Mutual interests and talents draw them to each other for a fun and loving relationship. They admire each other for their intelligence and creativity.

Monkey and Dragon: This is an exciting union. While the Dragon appreciates the Monkey’s ingenuity, the Monkey admires the Dragon’s courage and strength. It is worth to remember that the Monkey is the only Sign that can fool the Dragon.

Words of Caution: The Monkey and the Tiger do not get along. Both are highly individualistic, they will have difficult times together. They end up at each others throats quickly.

Love Affairs

People born under the Sign of Monkey often have a busy love life, filled with tears, passion, humor, and reconciliation. Since Monkeys are not stable type, and they have difficulties to find a satisfactory lover, thus are not quick to settle down in a relationship. However, when they find the perfect partner, they will commit to the love one in every way of life and themselves an active and stimulating partner. Monkeys tend to have lots of children. Though Monkeys’ love life may be complicated, their great sense of humor will save them from disaster. Once Monkeys work out the problems in the relationship, they will be a supportive, adaptable, and dependable partner.

Famous Monkeys

Will Smith

Patti LaBelle

Jerry Springer

Elizabeth Taylor

Harry Houdini

Little Richard

Johnny Cash

Alice Walker

Martina Navratilova

Andy Garcia

Joe Cocker

Bette Davis

Julius Caesar

The Marquis de Sade

Grover Cleveland

Calvin Coolidge

Harry S. Truman

Lyndon B. Johnson

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