The Cholq’ij Calendar is a powerful tool for revealing natural cycles that relate to humans. By understanding the Nawal and number (energy) of each day, we are able to harmonize our lives and activities with the natural rhythm and order, advancing our personal and collective development. This tool requires more than an intellectual understanding; we realize it’s potential in our lives as we work with the energies on a daily basis.
Thanks to Denise Barrios, we are able to make this information more accessible by publishing the Nawal and number for each day, as well as an explanation for it’s meaning. This information is also being pushed out via social media.
On this day the energies remind us that each of us is responsible for our own happiness. We can all choose to be, perceive, and journey through life with love, enjoyment, and wonder. That we will not find our healing by changing the other, because the discomfort we may be
This day brings the power of the sacred, healing, and transforming fire. Toj is the fire that is manifested in each one of us. It is the vital energy, the force that tempers, purifies, and activates, it is reconnecting with the essential. The wise elder Tata Po’x once told me
Let us remember that at every moment we sow our reality; our thoughts, words, actions, and everything that we are nurturing within us is creating our existence. This is a good day to develop those things that we want to experience, for today the creative force is very strong and
Nature has the power to put us in contact with ourselves, to connect us to the most subtle energies, to the infinite and essential. Today Keb’ Kej reminds us of the importance of being in contact with the earth; may our feet be connected to the Heart of the Earth
Let us remember the importance of being present and aware, of opening our mind and our being to the connection we have to everything. This day invites us to awaken our perception, to break the limiting ideas of our mind in order to see the energy that surrounds us and
The energy of this day has the power to unite, its magic and wisdom remind us that we are community beings, that have come to share, to nurture ourselves with the knowledge and life vision that others have and to express our own perspective and knowledge, for it is in
The energies that flow during this day teach us that wisdom is not only found in light, that we can also find divinity and knowledge in our shadows. Let us accept each light and each shadow that forms a part of us. Let’s learn not only from our strengths, but
The energy of this day contains within it the power of the wind. The wise grandfathers and grandmothers manifest through this element, their voice is heard in the wind that whispers their messages, their intangible knowledge is integrated into our being each time we inhale and their power heals and
One of the most important lessons that Imox teaches us is to learn to flow with life, as oftentimes our pain or frustration are not the result of the changes we experience, but of the resistance that we have towards them. Let us trust in the flow of existence, having
Wajxaqib’ Ajpu is the energy that reminds us of the power that exists in the connection of the material plane with the spiritual plane. Its strength speaks to us of the sacredness of life, of how the spiritual world is continuously manifesting in this reality and we only need to