In the year 2000, we started the year of the Dragon.
It's the fifth sign in the cycle, but the fourth sheet that was issued by Canada.
The sign of the Dragon, can be compared to the wester sign Aries.
The Dragon personality The Dragon is a creature of myth and legend. A symbol of good fortune and sign of intense power, the Oriental Dragon is regarded as a divine beast - the reverse of the malicious monster that Westerners felt necessary to find and slay. In Eastern philosophy, the Dragon is said to be a deliverer of good fortune and a master of authority. Therefore, those people born in Dragon years are to be honored and respected.
|Canada - Year of the Dragon - 2000|
|stamp out of the sheet|
only the left part is a stamp, the right side isn't
|the dragons look like embroided|
|back side, embossed dragon|
|left upper corner of the sheet|
Famous Dragons are : Joan of Arc, Susan B. Anthony, Florence Nightingale, Sigmund Freud, Mae West, John Lennon, Bruce Lee, Keanu Reeves, Orlando Bloom, Colin Farrell, and Sandra Bullock.
Years of the Dragon : 1904 - 1916 - 1928 - 1940 - 1952 - 1964 - 1976 - 1988 - 2000 - 2012 - 2024
Next : Snake