calendar round of the Tzolk'in contains 260 days, thirteen columns of the 20 Day-signs. The
ancient Mayas conceived time as moving waves of 13 days each. The first
day of such a 13-day Wave spell gives birth to a new cycle - like New
Moon. The particular Day-sign which ignites such a 13-day period creates
the original intention, the theme for the entire 13 days. The Wave spell therefore can be understood as the month you're born
in. It represents the pulse of creation you consciously or unconsciously
have chosen to find integration.
- The Sea-dragon (1)
got a lot of pioneering energy, initiative and creativity. You are a
true original with a strong and intense urge to nurture. You are an
emotional powerhouse. Be clear with your intentions - they are going
to manifest - you will find ways to make them real.
Challenge: Nurture your family,
friends and pets without dominating them. This prevents you from power
struggles caused by your over-protectiveness. Witness yourself and understand
that others have their own perspectives and ideals to live by.
- The Wizard (2)
want to know the hidden truth, seeking for answers everywhere. Your
search for life's meaning can become quite adventurous and aggressive.
There is a strong urge to refine and polish your inner jewel and to
express whatever you have found to be true.
Challenge: Find balance with responsibility.
Don't avoid commitment, but don't drown in it either. Sacred wounds
- deaths, transforming events - have sent you inward in search for truth.
These are gifts from the Wizard - don't avoid them - flow with them.
MANIK - The Hand that Heals (3)
are an innovator with a multitude of ideas. Share your light and be
a transformer. You are a nomad living an unconventional life-style,
travelling to unusual places. Tensions between your innate desire for
freedom and your basic need for security (home and family) may be a
theme in your life.
Challenge: Create a unique life-style
and interests that will allow you to honor both desires - freedom and
security. Do not let society tell you how to live and learn to finish
what you started.
- The Solar Lord (4)
are an idealist, a romantic. Your life is a process of ripening into
your potentials. Attracted to a glamorous life-style you enjoy performing
your personality, developing a refined ego. You can convey great visions
and initiate beauty. Living up in the clouds you make poor choices,
which lead to problems and disillusions.
Challenge: Bring your highly ethereal
vibration down to Earth - ground yourself. Descend from the world of
ideas and explore your earthly senses. Meditate and feel your body from
within, allow life energy to move through you. You will become integrated
and responsible for your decisions.
- The Pillars of Light (5)
are a conqueror, full of initiative. You feel the constant need to improve
yourself and to surpass any competitor. You are focussed on achieving
your intentions and goals. You are giving a good teacher, being a living
example of your truth. You have got a very specific task. You might
take a quantum leap.
Challenge: Allow others to have
their opinions. You tend to be self-righteous and strongly confident
concerning your believes. Move more and more into your heart, feel the
deep compassion that connects you with all other beings.
- The Bridge between Worlds (6)
feel a strong commitment to community, offering all your gifts and talents
for the common good. You are constantly refining your expressive skills.
You understand the importance of continuity and you validate tradition
and history. You are down to earth and have great interest in sharing.
Challenge: Balance the time sacrificed
to others with the time you use for yourself and your own intentions.
Understand why you sacrifice your time and energy for others benefits.
- The Thunderbeing (7)
are seeing life from many perspectives simultaneously. Your life is
a process - you are thrown back and forth - facing internal contradictions
and paradoxes. You need and you don't need - want and don't want. Your
need to belong creates friction with your desire for freedom and independence.
Seeing too many perspectives makes it hard to find a place where you
Challenge: Always find the positive
perspective and anchor yourself to these views. Allow to release attachments
to old concepts that were once considered truth. Give yourself a clear
direction towards the spiritual realm. Out of chaos stars are born.
- The Heart of the Human (8)
are a humanitarian. You love to share with others. You have great interest
in the dark recesses of humanity and the world. Many trials and challenges
are strengthening you. Your strong connection with Earth inspires your
practicality and lets you benefit from its resources.
Challenge: You might find yourself
helping and wanting to please others. Though, compromising yourself
might get you agitated. Learn to express whatever is beneath the surface,
release feelings of resentment and anger. This prevents you from building
up tensions in your body that will create sickness.
Blue Western Castle
- The Celestial Snake (9)
are committed to life and you intuitively know what you have to do;
although - consciously or logically - you might not understand why.
You grow through powerful inner conflicts and internal wrestling towards
dedicated positions on issues. When you get going you play hard ball,
being viewed as fanatical or extremist.
Challenge: To soften - open your
heart to others. Learn to trust your own insights. Find peace within
yourself, then a deep trust for life will arise. Welcome change and
- The Mirror of Self (10)
are willing to go the distance, putting yourself into positions to stimulate
change within yourself and others - activating transformation. You are
devoted to life's call. In seeking transformation you may take risks,
even life-threatening ones; at least you will be with others who live
in this manner.
Challenge: Seize the moment, overcome
personal obstacles and hesitation: good fortune, honor and riches could
result from your actions. You're not a victim but a prosperous enlightened
being. You have chosen to grow through difficult experiences - decide
on being responsible for the situation you're in.
- The Power of Illusion (11)
show big interest in the world around you - to say, you are very curious.
You have the strong need to stand in the limelight, gaining attention
of the public - being a politician or an actor. You are attracted to
teaching, performance and presentations of all kind. You definitely
love to play. You might have many interests and hobbies.
Challenge: Cut away the facades
and false fronts. Be a true, authentic human being. Too busy playing
all the different roles somewhere along the line you could have lost
sight of your true self and of spirit's intention. Balance play with
work. Overcoming laziness opens the way for success in a public way.
KAN - The Cosmic Seed (12)
are a born leader and you will find ways to express your leadership.
You may appear to be lazy but you are quick to react to good opportunities.
This evokes a lot of aliveness and creativity. Your mental abilities
are strong and you may become an expert - being influential.You radiate
a natural charisma. Others admire your confidence and willingness to
take a stand.
Challenge: As you are a strong
individual, your challenge is to mature in love-relationships. You can
become lost in your own world and suffer from lack of mental flexibility.
Maturing sexually, finding balance between overt sexual aggressiveness
and repression assigns you to become a disciple of Tantra - becoming balanced and whole.
- The Navigation of the Earth (13)
a dreamer and you possess a most fertile imagination. You may excel
in arts or have a great appreciation for them. Your greatest asset is
the ability to bridge the gap from fantasy to fact, applying ideas in
a practical way. You may find ways to make fantasy pay off.
Challenge: Allow to let go of opinions,
beliefs and reality framework that have become outdated. Don't get lost
in your mind, neither past nor future are real - both are mere projections.
Feel the Earth under your feet and learn to deal with pain and pressure
- so you can reconnect with your intense emotions.
- The Loyal Heart (14)
matter, how unconventional your life-style or work - you are committed
to it. You are consistent and you may stick with a program or chosen
activity for years. You can be extremely stubborn, continuing an intention
to its ultimate extreme. In your loyalty and your constant beliefs you
are an inspiration to others.
Challenge: Witness life situations
from many perspectives. Learn to walk in other's moccasins, become omni-perspective.
Give others the same rights you claim for yourself. Issues of possessiveness
and jealousy are the shadow side of your loyalty. Relax your ideals
and allow the ones around you to live as their spirit calls them to.
- The Power of Darkness (15)
are extremely private and reclusive - looking forward with anticipation
to seclusion and time alone. Because your life is very busy these alone
times are precious and may be hard to come by. You own a deep need for
secure foundations, either in intellectual or material ways. Religion
and science may give you intellectual or inner security; possession
of valuables is a materialistic way of obtaining it. You know to honor
high values in yourself and others.
Challenge: Don't become lost in
the realms of your inner self, for this may cause depression. Let go
of your rigid ideas and ignore your strong need for security for a moment.
Find the part of you that dares to adventure and join the world of the
- The Cosmic Warrior (16)
are a strong willed person. Your ideals do not change easily because
of others opinions and you usually keep yourself above criticism. Your
intuition is highly attuned and your ability to give advice is widely
appreciated. But beneath your confidence you feel you're not good enough
and you deal with fears of rejection - imposing a shadow on your self-esteem.
Challenge: Remember, you have a
lot to offer to the world. Lighten up on yourself and overcome seriousness.
A good belly laugh will readjust you to life and reconnect you with
Green Central Castle
- The Changing Moon (17)
the water is compelled to flow and gather at the lowest, so is your
will propelled by powerful and irrational urges. Instinct is relied
upon instead of the rational mind. You are acting without rational explanation
- out of a deep compulsion. You are trying to keep yourself in control
for not offending others who don't understand you.
Challenge: Trust in your instincts
and your inner guidance. Surround yourself with people who support your
individuality. This will allow you fully expressing your sensitive nature.
Give yourself the freedom to be controversial.
- The Spirit of the Wind (18)
are changeable and clever, driven by the strong motivation to communicate.
There is a message to get across - teaching or performing. You carry
ideas with you, which you like to share with humanity - you look for
opportunities to do so. Remember to listen to the wind!
Challenge: Keep balance between
your mental and your much ignored intuitive side. The wind speaks to
those who feel. Learn to make commitments and stick with them. This
will help you overcoming indecisiveness and will awaken a sense of responsibility
- The Power of Vision (19)
have the ability to know the difference between things and you are able
to express such distinctions. You are articulate and you know how to
manifest your feelings and emotions. You may use this talent to excel
in a creative project or as an artist. You can be psychic at times.
Connect with your unconscious, it can become your best friend.
Challenge: Relationships may jeopardize
your free-soaring nature. Your unconscious self has chosen such circumstances
to learn from these experiences. Allow unconventional relationship patterns.
Give yourself the quiet space to regenerate. Nurture yourself in seclusion
to come back sharing your abundance.
- The Venus Star (20)
appear to be soft and harmonious, but you are a competitor, a fighter.
Hard like a diamond you attract frictions and confrontation to polish
your many facets. You enjoy excitement - routine is your enemy.
Challenge: Harmonize different
energies, thoughts and ideas. Tune into other people's views and perspectives
and find positive outlets for oppositions and debates. Use your complex
and intelligent mind as your servant. Practicing any type of meditation
will teach you to disconnect from your mind's absolutism.