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.
Ajaw Kame opens the space to the energy that connects us to the subtle and to other dimensions. The literal meaning if this Ch’umil is “death”, and it is the energy that allows us to close cycles or finalize actions. This is a good day to finish what we have
Number 7 represents balance and harmony. Kan symbolizes equilibrium in life and energy. This is a special day for increasing physical strength, developing your inner fire, and evolving spiritually. Ask the energies of this day for a balanced energy and fortitude.
The confluence of K’at with number 6 could bring energetic imbalance. During this day you should pay special attention and have awareness of your actions, words, and thoughts so that they don’t create or trap you in any entanglements. Use your power and magic to let go and free yourself
This day brings an energy which fills you with the opportunity of a new sunrise. Ajaw Aq’ab’al is the first ray of light in the darkness. Search for your inner light which will allow you to connect to your new being, the new beginning, and the new path. This day
The energy of this day helps us direct our thoughts. Iq’ allows you to activate the inner power that you possess to manifest and outline ideas in order to create your own reality. This day your mind connects you to the creation, nurture your brain with positive vibrations. Remember that
Imox is the energy that governs over change, it relates to anything that is subtle, insightful, and eccentric. Number 3 represents communication, creativity, and optimism. This is a good day to laugh, dance, and sing; a day to have fun and enjoy yourself, to take chances and do things differently,
The energy of this day brings you the clarity, strength, and certainty you need to grow in life. Ajpu is the Spiritual Warrior, it is important that you open the space to develop your courage, confidence, strength, and inner power. Meditating with the energy of Father Sun will help you
This day we begin a new Trecena (thirteen days) with the energy of Ajaw Kawoq, which represents the family, the community and humanity. It is important during this small cycle to pay attention to our relationship with those that surround us, those in our family and our community. Remember that
The energy of this day is represented by the double-bladed knife. It converges with number 13, giving this Tijax its maximum strength. If there is a change you want to undertake, this energy will help you open the paths to make it possible. Don’t forget to cleanse and cut off
The energy of this day allows you to access your inner wisdom and use the power of your mind to accomplish your purposes. Remember that reality is an illusion, understanding this will help you attract what you wish for in life in the material, mental, emotional, and spiritual planes. Number