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.
13 Kawoq makes us aware of our personal mission in life and how it contributes to the collective mission that humanity shares. Keep in mind that every action you take affects the world and that it can help bring consciousness to all. Today is the last day of the Kej
Tijax, through its double-edged obsidian, knife has the power of healing and harmonizing any of the four bodies ―mental, spiritual, emotional and physical―; it is the Ch’umil of the healers. Number 12 brings with it a good energy to gain knowledge and to help others. Today you can pray for
No’j embodies the power of thought, it represents knowledge and wisdom; number 11 is an energy that has many tests, especially of a spiritual and mental order. Choose the information that fills you mind, the excess of information can lead to confusion. Call upon the energy of No’j to help
Ajmaq is the day to remember our ancestors, to ask for the souls of our grandmothers and grandfathers; it symbolizes our past, which began with the first peoples of the world, Ajmaq is our ancestral wisdom. Number 10 connects us to the cosmic and telluric energies. This is a good
This is a day of good luck, love and joy. Tz’ikin, the bird, represents liberty and fortune. Number 9 symbolizes the emotional, intuitive and artistic energies. During this day allow your soul to spread its wings and enjoy life; listen to the singing of the birds and connect through it
I’x is the day of the feminine energy; it represents the mother, the daughter, the wife, and Mother Earth. Today it converges with Number 8 that symbolizes the masculine energy. During this day you have the feminine intuition of I’x and the masculine strength of Number 8, use this powers
Aj symbolizes the cane, the cornstalk, the sacred staff; it is the pillar that connects the cosmic and telluric energies, the posts that hold up a house, the pillars of strength. Number 7 represents equilibrium and harmony. This is a good day to connect with the energy of the house;
E symbolizes the path of destiny; it is the energy of action that moves us toward our precise objectives and our realization. Number 6 represents trials and conflicts. This day brings with it an ambivalent energy; on one hand it gives you the strength to reach anything you wish, but
B’atz’ represents the thread of time that unfolds before us and weaves our histories, according to the Maya our history is woven from time, just as clothing is made from woven threads. Number 5 symbolizes magnetism and luck. On this day B’atz’ places the threads at your disposal, it is
Tz’i’ is the guardian of both the spiritual law and the law of man, it represents justice; number 4 projects balance, stability and security. Today these energies are influenced by Kej, the Ch’umil of this trecena (thirteen days), which gives more strength and stability to 4 Tz’i’. This is the