Mayan day – 10 Ix (Jaguar)

December 31, 2009

QUALITIES:
Ego – Integrity – Willfulness – Secrecy – Strategy –  Shadow self – Spiritual insights

Feelings of competition.  The desire for power and control.
Controlling information.
Communications may be aggressive, but indirect, and even passive-aggressive.
Need for approval, recognition or status.
Quick decisions are required testing our ability to stay in integrity.
Good day for introspection, planning, investigation, and strategy. 

CHALLENGES:
Ego, lack of integrity.
Willfullness.  Reckless and prideful behaviors.
Acting from fears and insecurities, perhaps from deep wounds of pain, anger or betrayal.
Giving your power away by looking for approval outside yourself.
Shirking responsibilities or taking on too many.
Learn to commit to a relationship or project, but don’t be taken over by it either.


Mayan day – 9 Ben (Reed)

December 30, 2009

QUALITIES:
Crusader – Activist – Opinionated – Rigid – Self-Righteous – Extremist 

Powerful and crusading. 
Masculine, forceful and initiating.
Taking up a cause.  Fighting for principles.
Strong need to persuade others, to conquer our enemies, and to achieve our objectives.
Ability to excel at whatever we choose.

CHALLENGES:
Being opinionated and intellectually rigid. 
High expectations and inflexible views. 
Prone to argue.  Tendency to hold on to limited reference points.
Tendency to go to extremes. 
Capable of burning ourselves and others out when we get carried away.


Mayan day – 8 Eb (Road/Human)

December 29, 2009

QUALITIES:
False bravado – Self interest vs. Self-sacrifice -Issues of abundance – A Quickening

Sense of lack and insufficiency.
Busyness.  Ambitious and hard-working. 
Making compromises to please others.
Resentment.  Holding in of negative emotions.   
Using hard work to constructively ventilate those feelings.
Self-sacrificing in order to keep the peace.

CHALLENGES:
False bravado.  Others’ opinions matter too much. 
Taking out your suppressed anger in busywork.
Trying to figure it all out.  Difficulty expressing feelings.
Overusing the mind.  Over-intellectualizing.  Overvaluing the intellect.
Lack of self-nurturance. 
Belief code of lack, unworthinesss and ability to receive.
This holding in of negative emotions and unexpressed resentment can lead to chronic illness and self-inflicted wounds.


Mayan day – 7 Chuen (Monkey)

December 28, 2009

QUALITIES:
Chaos – Laughter – Spontaneity – Be in the Moment – Think out of the Box

Chaos.  Disruption.  A sudden re-ordering of things.
Clever, constructive solutions. 
A breakdown of structures, patterns and beliefs. 
Letting go of what we thought we knew about a person or situation.
Open to innovation – a different way of doing things. 

CHALLENGES:
Short attention span.  Scatterdness.
Struggle.  Being too serious.  Lighten up!
Holding rigidly to specific belief systems and thought patterns.
Be cooperative and compromising.  Relax and learn how to play. 
Insensitivity, sarcasm and misuse of humor.  Projection.
Personal sensitivities stemming from unresolved childhood wounds.


Mayan day – 6 Oc (Dog)

December 27, 2009

QUALITIES:
New Beginnings – Breakthrough – Teamwork – Collaboration 
 
Cooperation, loyalty and assistance from others.
Teamwork and dedication lead to creative success.
Sensual pleasures.  Love of luxury.
Personal sacrifices for community, group or family.

CHALLENGES: 
Addiction to excitement, intrigue, and drama.
Deep emotional patterns that come up in relationships from unhealed childhood wounds.
Charged emotional reactions due to emotional immaturity.
Relationship dramas.  Hissy fits.  Old tapes:  “Oh, woe is me.”
Anger and frustration.  Misunderstanding of loyalties and ties.
Overindulgence.


Mayan day – 5 Muluc (Water)

December 26, 2009

QUALITIES:
Emotional – Reactionary – Changeability – Purification – Portal of Transformation

Bottled up emotions that are hard to control or contain. 
Frustration and anger.  The need to vent.
Uncontrollable urges.  Impulsive actions. 
Not listening to your inner guidance, even though you are getting clear signs.
Making choices based primarily on the desires and needs of the ego.

CHALLENGES:
Overreaction to events.  Going to extremes.
Lack of self-control and responsibility.
Irrational behavior.  Abuse of power. 
Compulsive and addictive behaviors. 
Sensitivity to criticism.  Self-criticism. 
Repeat patterns based on unresolved issues from childhood.

SUGGESTIONS:  Examine your old fears and belief codes that keep you from moving forward in your life.  Try new things.  Explore other options in your life.


Mayan day – 4 Lamat (Star)

December 25, 2009

QUALITIES: 
Opposition – Risk – Daring – Energetic – Busy – Nervous – Paranoid

A positive, productive period. 
Being moved, or very enthusiastic about something.
Intense energy, that at times lacks a focus.
Competitive.  Enjoy taking on a challenge.
Pushing the limits.  Like living on the edge.    
Takes risks with their resources until their reserves are very low.  

CHALLENGES:
Compulsion to resolve disharmonious situations.
Over-identifying with the roles they play.
Obsessive-compulsive, addictive, self-destructive. 
Making mountains out of molehills.
Simplify.  Be willing to prune where necessary. 
Cultivate harmony.  Avoid extremes and excesses. 
Maintain control in order to finish things. 
When weakened, they may collapse into a “Black Hole.”