How The Mayan Philosophy Of Time Can Teach You To Recover Daily Joys

The Key is to Practice a Special Kind of Attention

Young woman laughing in the rain.
Young woman laughing in the rain.
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How the Maya Thought About Time

How to Practice Mayan Timing

Mayan Awe

“We have already made a first attempt

at this framing and this shaping [of humans],

but no one named our names,

no one spoke our praise or kept our days.”

Mayan Capsuling

“This is enough about the being of Quiche’, given that there is no longer a place to see it. There is the original book and ancient writing owned by the lords, now lost, but even so, everything has been completed here concerning Quiche’, which is now named Santa Cruz.”

How These Practices Will Shift Your Life

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Philosopher. Analyst. Happiness Researcher. | I Recover ancient wisdom for modern life | sebastianpurcell.com

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