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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, ...

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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  ...

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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.

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

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Dec 19, 2012 ... The Mayan Long Count Calendar, which did not predict a doomsday, included dates written out as five hieroglyphs separated by four periods.

www.historyonthenet.com/the-mayan-calendar

What we call the Mayan calendar is actually a set of three interlocking calendars, the sacred calendar of 260 days called the Tzolkin, the solar calendar of 365 ...

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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.

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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 ...

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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 ...