Credits & References


To honor the Mayan Aj q'jab who generously give their hearts and their time to share their customs and wisdom with uninitiated Westerners:

Don Alejandro Cirilo Perez Oxlaj, Grandmother Elizabeth, Don Rufino, Don Juan, Tatas Pedro Cruz  Garcia, Mariano, Jose Soc, Pedro Caueche, Marcelino Sacol, Chus Ixim Toj, Feliciana Cortes, Maria Marcelina Chen, Louise Rothwell, Chus Ixim Toj,  Don Rigoberto Itzep Chenchavac, Carlos Barrios, Adriana Rojas, Jose Jaramillo and my hero twins Jennifer Monterroso and Shuni Giron. 

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