Chinese Calendar of January 2009

According to Chinese calendar, from January 26, 2009 to February 13, 2010 is Year of the Rat. You can use our Chinese Farmer's Almanac calendar (Tung Shing or Tung Shu) to find out things suggested to do or not to do for each day, and holidays and solar terms in each month.
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初二/2
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初三/3
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初四/4
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初五/5
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初六/6
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初七/7
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初八/8
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初九/9
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初十/10
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十一/11
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十二/12
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十三/13
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十四/14
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十五/15
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十六/16
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十七/17
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十八/18
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十九/19
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二十/20
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廿一/21
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廿二/22
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廿三/23
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廿四/24
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廿五/25
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廿六/26
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廿七/27
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廿八/28
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廿九/29
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三十/30
正月 (Jan)
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初一/1
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初二/2
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初三/3
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初四/4
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初五/5
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初六/6
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Holidays in January, 2009

HolidaySolar DateLunar Date
New Year's Day(元旦)January 01, 2009December 6, 2008
Laba Festival (腊八节)January 03, 2009December 8, 2008
Chinese Spring Festival Eve (除夕)January 25, 2009December 30, 2008
Spring Festival (春节)January 26, 2009January 1, 2009

24 Solar Terms in January, 2009

Solar TermSolar DateLunar Date
Slight Cold (Xiǎohán, 小寒)January 05, 2009December 10, 2008
Great Cold (Dàhán, 大寒)January 20, 2009December 25, 2008

Chinese Auspicious Days in January, 2009

EventAuspicious Days in January
Wedding5, 10, 11, 13, 22, 24, 25, 27, 29
Travel10, 13, 19, 22, 25, 27, 30
Grand Opening6, 9, 30
Meet Friend/Relative5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 15, 18, 22, 24, 25
Break Ground2, 9, 15, 21, 24, 25
Moving9, 13, 21, 24
Sign Contract6, 7, 9, 10, 21, 30
Build House
Decorating House2, 21, 24, 25
Pray for Good Luck2, 10, 19, 24, 25, 29, 30, 31

Daily Chinese Horoscope of January 2009

January 1, 2009 Thursday (Year of the Rat)

Lunar Date: December 6, 2008 Solar Date: Bing Wu Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Rat], Direction [North]
Auspicious: Treatment/Surgery, Tear Down Building, Avoid anything else
Inauspicious: Nothing Suitable
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 15:00-16:59

January 2, 2009 Friday

Lunar Date: December 7, 2008 Solar Date: Ding Wei Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Ox], Direction [West]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, Pray for Good Luck, Praying for Pregnancy, Consecration Ceremony, Marriage Engagement, Coming-of-age ceremony, Decorating House, Break Ground for Building, Laying the Foundation Stone, Business Trading
Inauspicious: Build a Bridge, Installing a Door, Haircut, Build a Temple, Growing Plants, Stove Installation
Auspicious Times: 3:00-4:59 5:00-6:59 9:00-10:59 15:00-16:59 19:00-20:59 21:00-22:59

January 3, 2009 Saturday

Lunar Date: December 8, 2008 Solar Date: Wu Shen Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Tiger], Direction [South]
Auspicious: House Cleaning, Avoid anything else
Inauspicious: Nothing Suitable
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 7:00-8:59 9:00-10:59 13:00-14:59 19:00-20:59

January 4, 2009 Sunday

Lunar Date: December 9, 2008 Solar Date: Ji You Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Rabbit], Direction [East]
Auspicious: Take a Bath, Haircut, House Cleaning
Inauspicious: Buy Livestock/Pets, Residence Relocation, Stove Installation, Wedding, Funeral, Build a Ship, Installing a Door
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 3:00-4:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 13:00-14:59 17:00-18:59

January 5, 2009 Monday

Lunar Date: December 10, 2008 Solar Date: Geng Xu Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Dragon], Direction [North]
Auspicious: Wedding, Marriage Engagement, Sacrifice, Coming-of-age ceremony, Meet Friend/Relative, Adopting Children, Stove Installation
Inauspicious: Grand Opening, Bed Installation, Funeral
Auspicious Times: 3:00-4:59 7:00-8:59 9:00-10:59 15:00-16:59 17:00-18:59 21:00-22:59

January 6, 2009 Tuesday

Lunar Date: December 11, 2008 Solar Date: Xin Hai Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Snake], Direction [West]
Auspicious: Marriage Engagement, Meet Friend/Relative, Sacrifice, Take a Bath, Consecration Ceremony, Grand Opening, Business Trading, Sign Contract, Installing a Door, Bed Installation, Tear Down Building, Digging a Well
Inauspicious: Build a Temple, Wedding, Travel, Break Ground for Building, Funeral
Auspicious Times: 1:00-2:59 7:00-8:59 11:00-12:59 19:00-20:59 21:00-22:59

January 7, 2009 Wednesday

Lunar Date: December 12, 2008 Solar Date: Ren Zi Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Horse], Direction [South]
Auspicious: Business Trading, Sign Contract, Bed Installation, Funeral, Set up a Monument, Encoffining
Inauspicious: Consecration Ceremony, Wedding, Grand Opening, Break Ground for Building, Break Ground for Tomb
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 15:00-16:59 17:00-18:59

January 8, 2009 Thursday

Lunar Date: December 13, 2008 Solar Date: Gui Chou Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Sheep], Direction [East]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, House Cleaning, Meet Friend/Relative, Avoid anything else
Inauspicious: Break Ground for Tomb, Break Ground for Building, Funeral
Auspicious Times: 3:00-4:59 5:00-6:59 9:00-10:59 15:00-16:59 19:00-20:59 21:00-22:59

January 9, 2009 Friday

Lunar Date: December 14, 2008 Solar Date: Jia Yin Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Monkey], Direction [North]
Auspicious: Marriage Engagement, Moving, Grand Opening, Business Trading, Sign Contract, Residence Relocation, Meet Friend/Relative, House Cleaning, See a Doctor, Treatment/Surgery, Bed Installation, Installing a Door, Tear Down Building, Hang a Business Sign, Break Ground for Tomb, Encoffining
Inauspicious: See a Patient , Sacrifice, Travel, Build House, Funeral
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 7:00-8:59 9:00-10:59 13:00-14:59 19:00-20:59

January 10, 2009 Saturday

Lunar Date: December 15, 2008 Solar Date: Yi Mao Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Rooster], Direction [West]
Auspicious: Wedding, Marriage Engagement, Sacrifice, Pray for Good Luck, Praying for Pregnancy, Meet Friend/Relative, House Cleaning, Travel, Business Trading, Sign Contract, Follow a Master to Learn Skill, Bed Installation, Buy Livestock/Pets, Funeral, Encoffining
Inauspicious: Residence Relocation, Consecration Ceremony, Grand Opening, Break Ground
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 3:00-4:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 13:00-14:59 17:00-18:59

January 11, 2009 Sunday

Lunar Date: December 16, 2008 Solar Date: Bing Chen Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Dog], Direction [South]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, Coming-of-age ceremony, Wedding, Meet Friend/Relative, Adopting Children, Weaving Fishing Net
Inauspicious: Moving, Residence Relocation, Build a Temple, Stove Installation, Treatment/Surgery, Funeral
Auspicious Times: 3:00-4:59 7:00-8:59 9:00-10:59 15:00-16:59 17:00-18:59 21:00-22:59

January 12, 2009 Monday

Lunar Date: December 17, 2008 Solar Date: Ding Si Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Pig], Direction [East]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, Weaving Fishing Net, Avoid anything else
Inauspicious: Wedding, Funeral
Auspicious Times: 1:00-2:59 7:00-8:59 11:00-12:59 13:00-14:59 19:00-20:59 21:00-22:59

January 13, 2009 Tuesday

Lunar Date: December 18, 2008 Solar Date: Wu Wu Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Rat], Direction [North]
Auspicious: Wedding, Sacrifice, Take a Bath, Travel, Haircut, Moving, Hunting, Residence Relocation, Funeral, Encoffining
Inauspicious: Build House, Grand Opening, Break Ground for Building, Break Ground for Tomb
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 15:00-16:59 17:00-18:59

January 14, 2009 Wednesday

Lunar Date: December 19, 2008 Solar Date: Ji Wei Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Ox], Direction [West]
Auspicious: Tear Down Building, Avoid anything else
Inauspicious: Wedding, Grand Opening, Funeral
Auspicious Times: 3:00-4:59 5:00-6:59 9:00-10:59 15:00-16:59 19:00-20:59 21:00-22:59

January 15, 2009 Thursday

Lunar Date: December 20, 2008 Solar Date: Geng Shen Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Tiger], Direction [South]
Auspicious: Marriage Engagement, Sacrifice, Praying for Pregnancy, Meet Friend/Relative, Tear Down Building, House Cleaning, Hang a Business Sign, Digging a Well, Weaving Fishing Net, Growing Plants, Buy Livestock/Pets, Break Ground for Tomb, Set up a Monument, Funeral, Encoffining
Inauspicious: Pray for Good Luck, Wedding, Build a Temple, Bed Installation
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 7:00-8:59 9:00-10:59 11:00-12:59 13:00-14:59 19:00-20:59

January 16, 2009 Friday

Lunar Date: December 21, 2008 Solar Date: Xin You Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Rabbit], Direction [East]
Auspicious: Encoffining, Funeral, Set up a Monument
Inauspicious: Grand Opening, Wedding
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 3:00-4:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 13:00-14:59 17:00-18:59

January 17, 2009 Saturday

Lunar Date: December 22, 2008 Solar Date: Ren Xu Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Dragon], Direction [North]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, Stove Installation, Encoffining, Avoid anything else
Inauspicious: Grand Opening, Bed Installation
Auspicious Times: 3:00-4:59 7:00-8:59 9:00-10:59 15:00-16:59 17:00-18:59 21:00-22:59

January 18, 2009 Sunday

Lunar Date: December 23, 2008 Solar Date: Gui Hai Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Snake], Direction [West]
Auspicious: Consecration Ceremony, Take a Bath, Coming-of-age ceremony, Meet Friend/Relative, Stove Installation
Inauspicious: Wedding, Encoffining, Funeral, Travel
Auspicious Times: 1:00-2:59 7:00-8:59 11:00-12:59 13:00-14:59 19:00-20:59 21:00-22:59

January 19, 2009 Monday

Lunar Date: December 24, 2008 Solar Date: Jia Zi Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Horse], Direction [South]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, Take a Bath, Pray for Good Luck, Marriage Engagement, Tear Down Building, Laying the Foundation Stone, Bed Installation, Encoffining, Hang a Business Sign, Praying for Pregnancy, Travel
Inauspicious: Wedding, Moving, Residence Relocation
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 15:00-16:59 17:00-18:59

January 20, 2009 Tuesday

Lunar Date: December 25, 2008 Solar Date: Yi Chou Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Sheep], Direction [East]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, House Cleaning, Avoid anything else
Inauspicious: Nothing Suitable
Auspicious Times: 3:00-4:59 5:00-6:59 9:00-10:59 15:00-16:59 19:00-20:59 21:00-22:59

January 21, 2009 Wednesday

Lunar Date: December 26, 2008 Solar Date: Bing Yin Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Monkey], Direction [North]
Auspicious: Take a Bath, House Cleaning, Marriage Engagement, Coming-of-age ceremony, Tear Down Building, Decorating House, Break Ground for Building, Moving, Residence Relocation, Break Ground for Tomb, Funeral, Business Trading, Sign Contract
Inauspicious: Stove Installation, Sacrifice, Travel
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 7:00-8:59 9:00-10:59 13:00-14:59 19:00-20:59

January 22, 2009 Thursday

Lunar Date: December 27, 2008 Solar Date: Ding Mao Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Rooster], Direction [West]
Auspicious: Travel, Wedding, Marriage Engagement, Encoffining, Bed Installation, Funeral, Sacrifice, Meet Friend/Relative, Adopting Children
Inauspicious: Stove Installation, Digging a Well, Residence Relocation
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 3:00-4:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 13:00-14:59 17:00-18:59

January 23, 2009 Friday

Lunar Date: December 28, 2008 Solar Date: Wu Chen Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Dog], Direction [South]
Auspicious: Encoffining, Avoid anything else
Inauspicious: Wedding, Moving, Residence Relocation, Consecration Ceremony
Auspicious Times: 3:00-4:59 7:00-8:59 9:00-10:59 15:00-16:59 17:00-18:59 21:00-22:59

January 24, 2009 Saturday

Lunar Date: December 29, 2008 Solar Date: Ji Si Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Pig], Direction [East]
Auspicious: Meet Friend/Relative, Marriage Engagement, Adopting Children, Decorating House, Break Ground for Building, Sacrifice, Consecration Ceremony, Pray for Good Luck, Wedding, Bed Installation, Moving, Residence Relocation, Buy Livestock/Pets
Inauspicious: Travel, Treatment/Surgery, Funeral, Grand Opening
Auspicious Times: 1:00-2:59 7:00-8:59 11:00-12:59 13:00-14:59 19:00-20:59 21:00-22:59

January 25, 2009 Sunday

Lunar Date: December 30, 2008 Solar Date: Geng Wu Day, Yi Chou Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Rat], Direction [North]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, Meet Friend/Relative, Travel, Marriage Engagement, Take a Bath, Decorating House, Break Ground for Building, Pray for Good Luck, Wedding, Tear Down Building, Bed Installation, Encoffining, Funeral, Take Office, Growing Plants, Break Ground for Tomb, Installing a Door
Inauspicious: Build House, Grand Opening, Stove Installation, Residence Relocation
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 15:00-16:59 17:00-18:59

January 26, 2009 Monday (Year of the Ox)

Lunar Date: January 1, 2009 Solar Date: Xin Wei Day, Bing Yin Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Ox], Direction [West]
Auspicious: House Cleaning, Tear Down Building, Avoid anything else
Inauspicious: Nothing Suitable
Auspicious Times: 3:00-4:59 5:00-6:59 9:00-10:59 15:00-16:59 19:00-20:59 21:00-22:59

January 27, 2009 Tuesday

Lunar Date: January 2, 2009 Solar Date: Ren Shen Day, Bing Yin Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Tiger], Direction [South]
Auspicious: Consecration Ceremony, Travel, Marriage Engagement, Wedding, Encoffining, Funeral, Set up a Monument
Inauspicious: Residence Relocation, Bed Installation
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 7:00-8:59 9:00-10:59 13:00-14:59 19:00-20:59

January 28, 2009 Wednesday

Lunar Date: January 3, 2009 Solar Date: Gui You Day, Bing Yin Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Rabbit], Direction [East]
Auspicious: Encoffining, Funeral, Set up a Monument, Avoid anything else
Inauspicious: Break Ground for Tomb
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 3:00-4:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 13:00-14:59 17:00-18:59

January 29, 2009 Thursday

Lunar Date: January 4, 2009 Solar Date: Jia Xu Day, Bing Yin Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Dragon], Direction [North]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, Pray for Good Luck, Consecration Ceremony, Encoffining, Stove Installation, Wedding, Hunting
Inauspicious: Build House, Funeral, Bed Installation
Auspicious Times: 3:00-4:59 7:00-8:59 9:00-10:59 13:00-14:59 15:00-16:59 17:00-18:59 21:00-22:59

January 30, 2009 Friday

Lunar Date: January 5, 2009 Solar Date: Yi Hai Day, Bing Yin Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Snake], Direction [West]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, Travel, Take a Bath, Pray for Good Luck, Marriage Engagement, Grand Opening, Sign Contract, Buy Livestock/Pets
Inauspicious: Growing Plants, Wedding, Encoffining, Funeral
Auspicious Times: 1:00-2:59 7:00-8:59 11:00-12:59 19:00-20:59 21:00-22:59

January 31, 2009 Saturday

Lunar Date: January 6, 2009 Solar Date: Bing Zi Day, Bing Yin Month, Ji Chou Year
Clash: Zodiac [Horse], Direction [South]
Auspicious: Sacrifice, Pray for Good Luck, Take a Bath, Bed Installation, Encoffining, Funeral, Set up a Monument, Business Trading
Inauspicious: Stove Installation, Digging a Well, Wedding, Residence Relocation
Auspicious Times: 23:00-0:59 1:00-2:59 5:00-6:59 11:00-12:59 15:00-16:59 17:00-18:59

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