philosophical reflections
aztec calendar
February 6, 2013

Regaining Our Harmony Through the Tonalpohualli

Regaining Our Harmony Through the Tonalpohualli by Luis R. Pesia A subject that in my experience in Chicano Studies, or other areas where our ancestral culture is discussed, that is touched upon but never really understood is the count of the daily solar energies, or Tonalpohualli in Nahuatl. The Tonalpohualli is understanding the science of...
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Aztec Mayan Judging
July 31, 2012

Judging & Acknowledging are Two Different Things

“Don’t judge me.” “I’m sorry I didn’t mean to judge you.” “It’s not right to judge others.” I hear the term “Judging” used a lot in sentiments similar to the above.  In this usage of the word I feel it mostly misused and misunderstood. It’s one thing to Judge someone/something and it’s another thing to...
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