The Maya calendar is a system of calendars used in pre-Columbian
Mesoamerica, and in many modern communities in the Guatemalan highlands,
The Maya calendar is a system of three interlacing calendars and almanacs
which was used by several cultures in Central America, most famously the Maya
The ancient Maya had a fascination with cycles of time. The most commonly
known Maya cyclical calendars are the Haab, the Tzolk'in, and the Calendar
The Mayans were skilled mathematicians, and this shows in their calendar;
besides having a concept of zero, they also had a firm grasp of modular
Features photographs of Mayan monuments and architecture. Each day is
identified by its Mayan date, in glyphs and in translation. The website includes ...
Introduction. The calendar systems used in the ancient world reflect the
agricultural, political and ritual needs characteristic of the societies in which they
The Long Count, for which we do not know the Maya name, is commonly
considered the Maya's linear count of days. In truth it is yet another cycle, but its
Web tools for working with the Mayan and Gregorian Calendars. Mayan to
Gregorian date calculator, Gregorian to Mayan date calculator, Calendar Round
The Maya calendar in its final form probably dates from about the 1st century B.C.
, and may originate with the Olmec civilization. It is extremely accurate, and the ...
The Mayan calendar was one of the first attempts by people to keep some sort of
historical record. Learn more about how the Mayan calendar works.