Mayan day – 10 Ben (Reed)

August 31, 2013

KEYWORDS:
Crusading – Activist – Opinionated – Rigid – Self-Righteous – Extremist

QUALITIES: 
Masculine, forceful and initiating.
Powerful and crusading. 
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 – 9 Eb (Road)

August 30, 2013

KEYWORDS:
A Quickening – False bravado –  Issues of Abundance – Self interest vs. Self sacrifice

QUALITIES:
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.

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


Mayan day – 8 Chuen (Monkey)

August 29, 2013

KEYWORDS:
Chaos – Disruption – Spontaneity              
Be in the Moment – Think out of the Box

QUALITIES:
Chaos.   A audden re-ordering of things.
A breakdown of structures, patterns and beliefs.
Clever, constructive solutions.
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.
Holding rigidly to specific belief systems and thought patterns.
Struggle.  Being too serious.
Insensitivity, sarcasm and misuse of humor.  Projection.
Personal sensitivities stemming from unresolved childhood wounds.
Be cooperative and compromising.  Relax and learn how to play.


Mayan day – 7 Oc (Dog)

August 28, 2013

KEYWORDS:
Teamwork – New Beginnings – Collaboration Breakthrough 

QUALITIES:
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 – 6 Muluc (Water)

August 27, 2013

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

QUALITIES:
Bottled up emotions that are hard to control or contain. 
Frustration and anger.  The need to vent.
Uncontrollable urges.  Impulsive actions. a
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 – 5 Lamat (Rabbit)

August 26, 2013

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

QUALITIES:
A positive, productive period.
Being moved, or very enthusiastic about something.
Intense energy, that at times lacks a focus.
Competitive.  Enjoys taking on a challenge.
Pushing the limits.  Likes living on the edge.    

CHALLENGES:
Compulsion to resolve disharmonious situations.
Making mountains out of molehills.
Simplify.  Be willing to prune where necessary.
Over-identifying with the roles you play. 
Obsessive-compulsive, addictive, self-destructive.
Taking risks with your resources until your reserves are very low. 
When you have given too much, you are weakened, and may even collapse into a “Black Hole.”


Mayan day – 4 Manik (Deer)

August 25, 2013

KEYWORDS:
Community – Service- The Helping Hand

QUALITIES:
Participation in the community or with family.
Cooperation, generosity, and sharing.
A gateway from one understanding to another.
Shifting perspectives.  Be fluid; open to growth.
Set aside your usual framework and respond differently.

CHALLENGES: 
Distractions.  Procrastination.  Difficulty in completing things.
Inability to focus on the task at hand. 
Conflict between freedom and responsibility.  The desire to roam.
Taking on too much; feeling inadequate, pressured or scattered.
Overidentifying with external tools such as books, astrology charts, or tarot.
Need for healing and completion.