Traditional Rabbit attributes and associations:
Zodiac Location: 4th
Ruling hours: 5am-7am
Motto: “Let there be peace, and let it begin with me”
Season and month: Spring, March
Fixed element: Wood
Color: Green, Aqua
Roughly equivalent western sign: Pisces
Ruling Countries: Oman Oman, Iraq Iraq, Malaysia Malaysia, Croatia Croatia, Chile Chile, Syria Syria
The tradition says that the Year of the Rabbit will probably be gracious, good friend, kind, sensitive, soft-spoken, amiable, elegant, reserved, cautious, artistic, thorough, tender, self-assured, shy, astute, compassionate, lucky and flexible. But can be moody, detached, superficial, self-indulgent, opportunistic and stubborn.
Tiger-chan is so cute! <3
But bunnies are even more adorable >w<
Manny return to their hometowns to celebrate the new year with family.
Saitama Children Zoo tempting you and your kids to go and play with their bunnies.
Some rabbit owners dress them up and have a *hopping* good time. At "Bunny Family" just south of Tokyo, on Tuesday, bunny owners primp their pets for the New Year. They're hoping to immortalize their furry bundle in a photo session.
During this period of the year, bunnie figurines are manufactured in many places in Japan. Some bunnie crafts bellow ^^
Head shaking bunnie:
FujiFilm's New Year photo greeting cards CM starring Kiki Kirin (lady wearing the kimono), Horikita Maki (girl with the gray jacket), Nakajima Miyuki (bunnie on the left) and Sasaki Nozomi (bunnie on the right). Making of the CM here.
And finally some 2010 photo news.
Oh! And couldn't resist showing you this, although it's been almost a week since Christmas ^^' They are so cute! *-*
And well i guess that's it, happy new year minna-san! And may the bunnies be with you in 2011~ ^^