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.
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Tijax represents the double-edged obsidian knife; it is a strong energy that contains both positive and negative. Today number 6 could emanate unbalanced energies. You have to be cautious with the convergence of these two energies, the knife of Tijax, if not managed properly, could be hurtful and stabbing towards
No’j is the power of the intellect and the imagination. Number 5 has the energy to transform your dreams into reality. Connect to the energies of this day to achieve anything you set your mind to; today your mind is receptive and agile, and you can advance from the theoretical
Today number 4 brings balance and stability to the energy of Ajmaq, which is the Ch’umil that governs harmony and discord, it represents forgiveness and the reconciliation with the Great Father; through Ajmaq we can grow and become greatly blessed. This is a day for self-communion, to search profoundly into
Tz’ikin is the intermediary between the Great Father and human beings; number 3 symbolizes communication, creativity and optimism. Today communication has a very powerful force. Ask the Creator and Maker for anything you want, especially for love and abundance.
The power of I’x mediates between the positive and the negative, the real and the unreal, the possible and the impossible. Number 2 stands for the choices you must make in life. Use the energies of this day to revert any negative situations and accomplish the impossible.
Today your home, the children, the plants and animals enjoy the protection of Aj, which also brings a resplendent and wonderful day in every sense of the word. Aj symbolizes renewal; during this trecena (thirteen days) you can connect to its energy whenever you need to feel renewed. Trecena Prayer
E represents all the paths we take in life. Number 13 gives you experience, strength and knowledge. With every step you take you are constructing your destiny, go forward steadily and with conviction, for the decisions you make today will bring you realization and future rewards. This is an excellent
Number 12 projects creativity and dreams. B’atz’ is the protector of the artists; it is the Ch’umil that inspires you and through which your creative abilities flow. This is a good day to ask for inspiration, to develop your capacity to dream and for the protection of the artists.
Tz’i’ emanates the energies of the Cosmic Authorities and Terrestrial Law. Number 11 represents the test in life that we must transmute to knowledge. Today you must be careful of not becoming involved in legal problems. Connect to the energy of Tz’i’ and ask for its protection.
Number 10 represents energetic highs and lows, however today it converges with Toj which brings the energy of the Sacred Ceremonial Fire, that gives you the power to overcome any adversity, for it is the flame that can light the darkest path and that gives you strength and guide. Light