Another year has passed and now we are approaching Year of the water snake. People who are born in 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, or 2001 are said to be in the sign of the snake. According to Chinese zodiac, people under this sign are believed to be deep thinkers, charming, and naturally good looking.
When it is Chinese new year, there are many beliefs and traditions that people practice. Wearing of the Chinese zodiac symbol is one of the popular in the culture tradition. Charm bracelets are use to attract luck and prosperity. The charm bracelets have an assortment of carved stones that brings luck to different aspect- love, wealth, health, spiritual peace. It usually has a bead with mantra to ward off evil.
With or without charm, welcoming the new year with positive outlook in life and great goals are good to start the whole year bright.