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According to the Chinese Zodiac, the Year of the Water Snake begins on February 10, 2013. The last time this occurred was 1953 and some people can find this very confusing that it’s called the Year of the Water Snake and not just the Year of the Snake.
There are five elemental cycles in the 12 year cycle, 2013 falls into the year of water making it the year of the water snake. The sign of the snake has both positive and negative qualities to it just like every other Chinese and western astrology methods.
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