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How to Practice Mayan Astrology: The Tzolkin Calendar and Your Life Path

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A contemporary and practical guide to Mayan astrological techniques andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;and#8226; Discusses the logic and meaning of the 20 day-signs of the Mayan calendar andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;and#8226; Explains the many cycles of Mayan astrology, such as the 9-day cycle of the Night Lords and the 13-day trecena andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;and#8226; Contains extensive tables of Mayan astrological data, allowing readers to cast their own Mayan horoscopes andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Iandgt;How to Practice Mayan Astrologyandlt;/Iandgt; presents a contemporary guide to one of the most sophisticated astrological systems ever developed. Like other ancient peoples, the Maya looked to the cycles of the planets as markers of time and designators of order. The predictable cycles they observed became codified in the Mayan calendar and astrological system as a way of organizing the seeming chaos of human life. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Mayan astrology is based on 20 named days that are cycled 13 times to create a 260-day calendar, the Tzolkin. The authors explain the symbolism, logic, and meaning of the 20 day-signs; how these signs reflect 260 possible personality types; and how they can be used for divination. They also explain the important role of the Four Directions and the planet Venus in oneand#8217;s personality matrix and life issues. Included are extensive, easy-to-use tables of Mayan astrological data, allowing readers to determine their day-signs, to see how these signs are also influenced by the cycle of the Night Lords and the 13-day trecena, and to cast their own horoscopes.

Synopsis:

NEW AGE / ASTROLOGY “ Insightful and grounded in the authentic calendar tradition, this much needed book is an ingenious exposition of Mayan astrology. It explains in simple terms, and fully utilizes, many indispensable features that are too often overlooked, providing an unparalleled practical guide and everyday reference.” --John Major Jenkins, author of Maya Cosmogenesis 2012 How to Practice Mayan Astrology presents a contemporary guide to one of the most sophisticated astrological systems ever developed. Like other ancient peoples, the Maya looked to the cycles of the planets as markers of time and designators of order. The predictable cycles they observed became codified in the Mayan calendar and astrological system as a way of organizing the seeming chaos of human life. Mayan astrology is based on 20 named days that are cycled 13 times to create a 260-day calendar, the Tzolkin. The authors explain the symbolism, logic, and meaning of the 20 day-signs; how these signs reflect 260 possible personality types; and how they can be used for divination. They also explain the important role of the Four Directions and the planet Venus in one’ s personality matrix and life issues. Included are extensive, easy-to-use tables of Mayan astrological data, allowing readers to determine their day-signs, to see how these signs are also influenced by the cycle of the Night Lords and the 13-day trecena, and to cast their own horoscopes. Bruce Scofield is the author of seven books on astrology, including Day-Signs: Native American Astrology from Ancient Mexico and Signs of the Time: An Introduction to Mesoamerican Astrology. He has been a practicing astrologer since 1969 and lives inAmherst, Massachusetts. Barry C. Orr is a software developer who designed some of the early computer programs used by technical astrologers. He is coauthor, with Bruce Scofield, of the Maya-Aztec Astro Report, a software program that identifies personality delineations based on the Mayan calendar. He lives in New Jersey.

Synopsis:

Mayan astrology is based on 20 named days that are cycled 13 times to create a 260-day calendar, the Tzolkin. The authors explain the symbolism, logic, and meaning of the 20 day-signs; how these signs reflect 260 possible personality types; and how they can be used for divination.

About the Author

Bruce Scofield is the author of seven books on astrology, including andlt;Iandgt;Day-Signs: Native American Astrology from Ancient Mexicoandlt;/Iandgt; and andlt;Iandgt;Signs of the Time: An Introduction to Mesoamerican Astrologyandlt;/Iandgt;. He has been a practicing astrologer for more than 36 years and lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.Barry C. Orr is a software developer who designed some of the early computer programs used by technical astrologers. He is coauthor, with Bruce Scofield, of the andlt;Iandgt;Maya-Aztec Astro Reportandlt;/Iandgt;, a software program that identifies personality delineations based on the Mayan calendar. He lives in New Jersey.

Table of Contents

andlt;Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; INTRODUCTION andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt;Mayan Astrology for Modern Times andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;PART ONEandlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt;BUILDING AND READING THE MAYAN PYRAMID CHART andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;ONEandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; The Sun and the Day-Signs andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;TWOandlt;/Bandgt; andnbsp; The Moon and the Trecena andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;THREEandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; The Lords of the Night andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;FOURandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; The Years and the Yearbearers andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;FIVEandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; The Planet Venus andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;SIXandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; Putting It Together--Individual Mayan Charts andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;PART TWOandlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt;FURTHER STUDIES IN MAYAN ASTROLOGY andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;SEVENandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; The Burner Days andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;EIGHTandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; The Cycle of the Thirteen Katuns andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;NINEandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; Dispelling Myths about the Mayan Calendar andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;TENandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; A Mayan Planetary Horoscope andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;PART THREEandlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt;THE MAYAN ALMANAC, 1920-2020 andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;TABLE ONEandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; Tzolkin Day-Signs, Trecenas, and Lords of the Night andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;TABLE TWOandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; Mayan New Year Dates andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;TABLE THREEandlt;/Bandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp; Phases of Venus andlt;BRandgt;Table Calculation Notes andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Bandgt;Bibliographyandlt;/Bandgt;

Product Details

ISBN:
9781591430643
Author:
Scofield, Bruce
Publisher:
Bear & Company
Author:
Scofield, Bruce C.
Author:
Orr, Barry C.
Subject:
Astrology - Horoscopes
Subject:
Maya astrology
Subject:
Metaphysics-Astrology
Subject:
Astrology
Subject:
ASTROLOGY/NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;ASTROLOGY/TEENS;DIVINATION/INDIGENOUS CULTURES;INCA;INCAN;INDIGENOUS TRADITIONS/NEW AGE;INDIGENOUS/NEW AGE;MAYAN;MAYAN STUDIES/NEW CONSCIOUSNESS;NATIVE AMERICAN;2012;NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;NEW AGE/ANCIENT MYSTERIES;NEW A
Subject:
ASTROLOGY/NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;ASTROLOGY/TEENS;DIVINATION/INDIGENOUS CULTURES;INCA;INCAN;INDIGENOUS TRADITIONS/NEW AGE;INDIGENOUS/NEW AGE;MAYAN;MAYAN STUDIES/NEW CONSCIOUSNESS;NATIVE AMERICAN;2012;NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;NEW AGE/ANCIENT MYSTERIES;NEW A
Subject:
ASTROLOGY/NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;ASTROLOGY/TEENS;DIVINATION/INDIGENOUS CULTURES;INCA;INCAN;INDIGENOUS TRADITIONS/NEW AGE;INDIGENOUS/NEW AGE;MAYAN;MAYAN STUDIES/NEW CONSCIOUSNESS;NATIVE AMERICAN;2012;NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;NEW AGE/ANCIENT MYSTERIES;NEW A
Subject:
ASTROLOGY/NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;ASTROLOGY/TEENS;DIVINATION/INDIGENOUS CULTURES;INCA;INCAN;INDIGENOUS TRADITIONS/NEW AGE;INDIGENOUS/NEW AGE;MAYAN;MAYAN STUDIES/NEW CONSCIOUSNESS;NATIVE AMERICAN;2012;NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;NEW AGE/ANCIENT MYSTERIES;NEW A
Subject:
ASTROLOGY/NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;ASTROLOGY/TEENS;DIVINATION/INDIGENOUS CULTURES;INCA;INCAN;INDIGENOUS TRADITIONS/NEW AGE;INDIGENOUS/NEW AGE;MAYAN;MAYAN STUDIES/NEW CONSCIOUSNESS;NATIVE AMERICAN;2012;NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;NEW AGE/ANCIENT MYSTERIES;NEW A
Subject:
ASTROLOGY/NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;ASTROLOGY/TEENS;DIVINATION/INDIGENOUS CULTURES;INCA;INCAN;INDIGENOUS TRADITIONS/NEW AGE;INDIGENOUS/NEW AGE;MAYAN;MAYAN STUDIES/NEW CONSCIOUSNESS;2012;NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;NEW AGE/ANCIENT MYSTERIES;NEW AGE/ANCIENT WISDO
Subject:
ASTROLOGY/NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;ASTROLOGY/TEENS;DIVINATION/INDIGENOUS CULTURES;INCA;INCAN;INDIGENOUS TRADITIONS/NEW AGE;INDIGENOUS/NEW AGE;MAYAN;MAYAN STUDIES/NEW CONSCIOUSNESS;NATIVE AMERICAN;2012;NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES;NEW AGE/ANCIENT MYSTERIES;NEW A
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
20061131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
15 bandamp;w illustrations
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1 in 16.59 oz

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"Synopsis" by , NEW AGE / ASTROLOGY “ Insightful and grounded in the authentic calendar tradition, this much needed book is an ingenious exposition of Mayan astrology. It explains in simple terms, and fully utilizes, many indispensable features that are too often overlooked, providing an unparalleled practical guide and everyday reference.” --John Major Jenkins, author of Maya Cosmogenesis 2012 How to Practice Mayan Astrology presents a contemporary guide to one of the most sophisticated astrological systems ever developed. Like other ancient peoples, the Maya looked to the cycles of the planets as markers of time and designators of order. The predictable cycles they observed became codified in the Mayan calendar and astrological system as a way of organizing the seeming chaos of human life. Mayan astrology is based on 20 named days that are cycled 13 times to create a 260-day calendar, the Tzolkin. The authors explain the symbolism, logic, and meaning of the 20 day-signs; how these signs reflect 260 possible personality types; and how they can be used for divination. They also explain the important role of the Four Directions and the planet Venus in one’ s personality matrix and life issues. Included are extensive, easy-to-use tables of Mayan astrological data, allowing readers to determine their day-signs, to see how these signs are also influenced by the cycle of the Night Lords and the 13-day trecena, and to cast their own horoscopes. Bruce Scofield is the author of seven books on astrology, including Day-Signs: Native American Astrology from Ancient Mexico and Signs of the Time: An Introduction to Mesoamerican Astrology. He has been a practicing astrologer since 1969 and lives inAmherst, Massachusetts. Barry C. Orr is a software developer who designed some of the early computer programs used by technical astrologers. He is coauthor, with Bruce Scofield, of the Maya-Aztec Astro Report, a software program that identifies personality delineations based on the Mayan calendar. He lives in New Jersey.
"Synopsis" by , Mayan astrology is based on 20 named days that are cycled 13 times to create a 260-day calendar, the Tzolkin. The authors explain the symbolism, logic, and meaning of the 20 day-signs; how these signs reflect 260 possible personality types; and how they can be used for divination.
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