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

Tonalli*:

day

Trecena:

13-day period

Cempoalilhuitl:

20-day period

Xihuitl:

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

Day sign of Mictlantecuhtli. 5 Dog is an evil day sign. Anyone born on this day sign was not yet bathed nor given a name. Later all were bathed together on 7 Malinalli.(Florentine Codex, Dibble and Anderson, bks 4-5, page 38)

 

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