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 Kawoq symbolizes the cosmic and earthly family. Its energy speaks to us about interconnection and coexistence. Its power helps us understand that even though our purpose and growth are personal, they are always connected to a joint evolution. This Ch’umil is also the power of expansion, it is the
This day brings a strong healing energy. Ajaw Tijax manifests the strength of the double-edged knife that cleanses and purifies our path. It is the obsidian, that powerful stone that protects, that removes blockages and negative energies, that opens spaces to the unknown and unexplored where we can tear the
No’j is the power of the mind. It is the deep and conscious thought that leads us to define our reality in a concrete way so that we can create it according to what we must develop. This Ch’umil symbolizes knowledge, it is our rational mind and logical thinking. It
The Ch’umil of this day brings the energy of learning through experience. Ajmaq is the manifestation of curiosity, it is the force that drives us in our search for knowledge, that makes us question all things. It is the secret knowledges that are revealed to us when we achieve consciousness.
Tz’ikin is the messenger between the Heart of the Sky and the Heart of Mother Earth. This Ch’umil opens a space for us to communicate with the most subtle levels, it allows us to relate to other dimensions. The elders say that Tz’ikin elevates the prayers of each person and
I’x is the energy that connects us to the force of the Sacred Feminine and to Mother Earth. The power of this Ch’umil is related to the complete female manifestation, that force that connects us to our intuition, the energy that creates, which is a giver of life, the power
Aj is the sign that shapes this reality, it is the fountations and the energetic force that hold the essence of everything. The magic of this Ch’umil gives us the vision of this manifestation, that vision with which, through each of our senses, we perceive everything that surrounds us. Aj
E is the road we travel. This Ch’umil is the one that provides us with the necessary strength to fulfill our mission of life. It is the power of action that leads us towards a precise goal, it is the aspect of life that seeks fulfillment on each plane of
The power of Ajaw B’atz ‘arises from the energy of love and creativity, which are the essence of this Ch’umil. B’atz ‘symbolizes pure and sublime love. This sign also brings with it the power of healing, its magic helps us align our energy and brings us well-being, it allows us
Tz’i ‘is the energy of justice and authority, it is the law of conscience, of the respect we show towards everything and the respect we have for ourselves. This Ch’umil connects us to our power as spiritual beings, it is the energy that drives us to follow the straight path,