The wisdom of ancient, living traditions – kept alive through stories, ceremonies and other practices – can foster our personal and collective development. These lineages of wisdom provide guidance for discovering our deepest purpose and developing a more balanced relationship to each other, our environment and our universe – moving us towards unleashing our collective potential. By reading, listening, and participating we are helping these traditions to grow and evolve as they move beyond the people and places from which they originate. It is with much gratitude and respect that Saq’ Be’ is pleased to present the stories, teachings and wisdom from those that have stepped forward to share them with the world.
We also maintain an archive of stories that featured time-bound content, but still hold timeless wisdom.
Please consider supporting Saq’ Be’, a nonprofit organization, as we finalize plans for many new programs in this, our 20th year. We thank our spirit which is our essence for its existence, we ask it for forgiveness for the many times we do not pay attention to it, for the
The solstices and equinoxes are cosmic events of great importance. They are the moment that marks the change of season. If we are connected and conscious of the changes that nature undergoes, if we vibrate in harmony with them, we will be able to synchronize ourselves with the energies of
As we move deeply into this age of visible consequence, the turbulence of our time provides incredible challenges for maintaining one’s internal equilibrium and balance within the world. To help us navigate these rough seas with more grace, Armadillo Rojo has generously shared a four part process for clearing obstacles
During these times in which the crisis leads us to reevaluate our destiny and purpose as human beings, both in the personal and community levels, we must not forget that our path of life is connected to that of Mother Earth. This moment in which we see ourselves forced to
Each day brings its energy, but there are specific spaces of time to which we can give a positive value, let’s take advantage of this space which was granted to us to recover our being, our essence; you can increase the energy of love which is more powerful than the
At the arrival of the famous date of December 21, 2012, the so-called “End of the World” was spread as if it were a prophecy that was originated in the Maya World. Although we tried to undermine these words which were attributed to us, very few media opened a space
During these days we celebrate our ancestors, we commemorate the memory of those who left this dimension before us. In the traditional Maya world we pay homage to their memory every Kame, especially on the day 13 Kame. With the coming to the Americas of catholicism, and to protect their
The energies that affect the Najt/Space -Time come from the Uk’ux Kaj/Heart of the Sky and Uk’ux Ulew/Heart of Mother Earth. The convergence of these creates our existence in this dimension. It is Ajaw B’atz who initiates the interweaving of reality in the Najt, and one of the most important
B’elejeb B’atz’ for 2017 first falls on Monday, January 15. We are fortunate to have an article from Carlos Barrios, and a video from Maya elder Tata Pedro Ixchop, on the significance of B’elejeb B’atz’ Wajxaqib’(8) B’atz’ is the first day of the count of the Cholq’ij Calendar. There is a
Maya guide, educator and researcher Lina Barrios describes the continued relevance of the Maya Cosmovision in today’s modern world. The Cosmovision has withstood untold challenges, yet remains essential in the lives and flourishing of Maya identity and holds keys for potentially improving all our lives and even transforming modern civilization.