Year of Tiger – Kyrgyzstan 2021

On December 31, 2021 puts into circulation a Kyrgyz Express Post postage stamp: “Year of the Tiger”.
According to the traditional Chinese calendar, the coming year 2022 will be the Year of the Blue Water Tiger. It will begin on February 1st and last until January 21st, 2023.
The tiger is the third animal sign of the Chinese zodiac. According to the centuries-old cultural traditions of China, the tiger occupies a special place in the animal kingdom. He is considered the king of beasts. In the Chinese zodiac, the tiger symbolises strength, courage and the fight against evil. As for water, which is one of the five traditional basic physical elements, its presence in the name of the year symbolizes vital energy, spiritual communication, maturity and deep emotions.

Date of Issue 31 Dec 2021