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Today in the Mexica Tonalpohualli, also known as the Aztec Calendar




13-day period


20-day period


solar year

* If you were born between 12am and before sunrise (Central Time), use the previous Gregorian day because days in the Azteca/Mexica calendar start at sunrise.

(Correlation: Ruben Ochoa)

The significance of this day

For Two Dog taketh second place and followeth. Then come in order, following along, Three Monkey, Four Grass, Five Reed, Six Ocelot, Seven Eagle, Eight Vulture, Nine Motion, Ten Flint Knife, Eleven Rain, Twelve Flower, Thirteen Crocodile. (Florentine Codex, Dibble and Anderson, bk 4, page 100)


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