An Overview of Mayan Astrology
Who are Mayans ?
Mayans were a collective group of people from Central America, came from various places and spoke many different languages. The Mayan circle included the current day parts of Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and the Yucatan Peninsula.
Often symbolised with Pyramids, temples and artisitic stone sculptures, Mayans were most advanced in Astronomy and Mathematics. Though they were not able to flourish due to natural incalamities but there are still a few Mayans who live today in Mexico and Guatemala.
Fascinating Mayan Beliefs
- Mayan Mythology consisted of hundreds of Gods, and each God were related to four different personalities, which reflected the four directions: North, South, East, West.
- Mayans believed that hell had 9 layers ruled by demon Gods and Heaven had 13 layers.
- Temples were always built on top of mountains or pyramids, so that they can be closer to heaven.
Popular Mayan Gods
Itzamna: The creator God.
Ah Puch: The God of death, collector of Soul.
Chac: The Rain God
Kinich-Ahau: The Sun God.
Pauahutun: God of Thunder and Wind
Ek Chuah: God of war.
IxChel: Godess of the Moon
Wide Spread Misbelief
The huge rumor that got spread like a fire in the Jungle was that, acording to Mayan astrology the world would end after 2012.
The reason for this belief was, the Mayan calendar didn't had dates after December 31st 2012. But that didn't signify the end of the world, and niether Mayans ever believed that.
The only reason why there were no dates in Mayan calendar, past 2012, was that the Mayan calendar is divided into cycles of 5125 years each. And the first cycle ended with completion of 2012.
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Mayan astrology is a variation of Mesoamerican astrology, one of the most forward-thinking kinds of astrology of its time. The Mayan Calendar, or Tzolk'in, is comprised of 20 Day Signs and 13 Galactic Numbers, making a 260-day calendar year.
Mayan Astrology is one the most advanced Astrology and follows 20 days signs.
Just try out the Mayan prediction in the site listed to the left and you will be surprised to read how accurately it depicts your character traits.