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The Maya calendar is a system of calendars used in pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, and in many modern communities in the Guatemalan highlands, Veracruz, ...

The Mayan Calendar - Timeanddate.com


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 Calendar System | Living Maya Time


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 Round.

Mayan 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 arithmetic; ...

2016 Mayan Calendar


Features photographs of Mayan monuments and architecture. Each day is identified by its Mayan date, in glyphs and in translation. The website includes ...

The Classic Maya Calendar and Day Numbering System


Introduction. The calendar systems used in the ancient world reflect the agricultural, political and ritual needs characteristic of the societies in which they  ...

Mayan Long Count - The Mayan Calendar


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 great ...

Mayan Calendar Tools - Pauahtun.ORG


Web tools for working with the Mayan and Gregorian Calendars. Mayan to Gregorian date calculator, Gregorian to Mayan date calculator, Calendar Round to ...

Civilization.ca - Mystery of the Maya - Maya calendar


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 ...

How the Mayan Calendar Works | HowStuffWorks


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.

The Mayans
The ancient Maya civilization occupied the eastern third of Mesoamerica, primarily the Yucatan Peninsula. The topography of the area greatly varied from volcanic mountains, which comprised the highlands in the South
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The Mayan Calendar | Calendars - Webexhibits


Among their other accomplishments, the ancient Mayas invented a calendar of remarkable accuracy and complexity. At right is the ancient Mayan Pyramid ...

Mayan Calendar - Crystalinks


Mayan Calendar. Most ancient civilizations found a way of marking time to predict changes that would affect their survival and destinies. These calendars were ...

The Real Deal: How the Mayan Calendar Works - LiveScience


Dec 19, 2012 ... With chatter about the Mayan apocalypse intensifying as Dec. 21 approaches, you may have seen that while the ancient Mayan calendar ...