Totem de animales nativos americanos

Muchas culturas nativas americanas tienen mitos y leyendas, donde los animales son los protagonistas o juegan un papel importante en la enseñanza de las lecciones importantes de la vida de generaciones más jóvenes. Algunas de estas culturas han creado un sistema de creencias, o del zodiaco, basado en las guías de origen animal.

Los horóscopos de esta página se basan en las creencias indígenas. Debido al número de las tribus indígenas, que no todos tienen las mismas creencias, hemos seleccionado algunos de los más ampliamente aceptada animal zodiacs y tótems.

Goose
December 22 – January 19

Otter
January 20 – February 18

Wolf
February 19 – March 20

Hawk
March 21- April 19

Beaver
April 4 – May 20

Elk
May 21 – June 20

Woodpecker
June 21 – July 19

Salmon
July 20- August 21

Bear
August 22 – September 21

Raven
September 22- October 22

Snake
October 23 – November 22

Owl
November 23 – December 21


Ganso December 22 to January 19 

Earth
A time for renewal

Animal Totem
Goose

Personality
Hardworking,
Reliable, Serious

Positives
determination, ambition, perseverance

Sub-Desires
integrity

Direction
North, NorthEast

Mineral
Peridot

Emotion
Concentrate on oneself

Negatives
pessimisms, egoism, demanding, rigid

Needs to Work On
express yourself, sociability

Wind
North Wind
Buffalo Totem

Plant
Blackberry Bush

Intentions
Confidence

Best  With Other…
beaver, brown bear, raven

Try to Avoid
pessimism, self-doubt

Element
Earth with Air

Color
White

Best Times
best day: Saturday
best time of the day: between 9 and 11 am, between 9 and 11 pm

Goals
preservation

Life
adaptation


Nutria January 20 – February 18

Earth
A time of purification

Animal Totem
otter

Personality
independent, dynamic, friendly, unconventional

Positives
good perception, inventor, reform-conscious

Sub-Desires
wisdom

Direction
north

Mineral
turquoise

Emotion
detached

Negatives
eccentric, unpredictable, tactlessness, stubborn

Needs to Work On
courage, tolerance, inventiveness

Wind
north wind
totem: buffalo

Plant
fern

Intentions
imagination

Best  With Other…
raven, falcon, deer

Try to Avoid
eccentricity, stubbornness

Element
air

Color
silver

Best Times
best day: Saturday
best time of the day: between 11am and 1pm, between 11pm and 1 am

Goals
knowledge

Life
creative power

Lobo February 19 – March 20

Earth
a time of stormy winds

Animal Totem
wolf

Personality
artist, gentle, sympathetic, generous

Positives
adaptability, sensitive, understanding

Sub-Desires
identity

Direction
north north east

Mineral
jade

Emotion
deep feelings

Negatives
unpractical, non-committal, anxious

Needs to Work On
creativity, understanding, intuition

Wind
north wind
totem: buffalo

Plant
plantain

Intentions
understanding

Best  With Other…
woodpecker, brown bear, snake

Try to Avoid
lethargy, timidness, the unpractical

Element
water with air

Color
blue-green

Best Times
best day: Thursday
best time of the day: between 1 and 3 pm

Goals
freedom

Life
love


Alcon March 21 – April 19

Earth
a time of awakening

Animal Totem
falcon

Personality
vehement and powerful, spontaneous activity

Positives
affable manner, adventure, openness for new things, enterprising

Sub-Desires
cognition through experience 

Direction
north east

Mineral
opal

Emotion
fast and varied

Negatives
impatience, egoist, boastful attitude, egocentric

Needs to Work On
patience, sympathy, perseverance

Wind
east wind
totem:eagle

Plant
dandelion

Intentions
new start, activity

Best  With Other…
salmon, owl

Try to Avoid
intolerance, vanity, arrogance

Element
fire

Color
yellow / green

Best Times
best day: Tuesday
best time of the day: between 3 and 5 am
top form: in the morning
relaxation: in the evening

Goals
leadership and initiation

Life
to individuality by cognition

Castor April 20 – May 20

Earth
a time of growth

Animal Totem
beaver

Personality
methodical, perseverance, inventive, headstrong

Positives
objectivity, staying power, strong will

Sub-Desires
exemption of obligations

Direction
east

Mineral
haematite jasper

Emotion
sensitive, hypersensitive

Negatives
no flexibility, possessive, intolerance

Needs to Work On
flexibility, sympathy, initiative

Wind
east wind
totem:eagle

Plant
clover

Intentions
possession, property

Best  With Other…
woodpecker, brown bear, goose

Try to Avoid
stubbornness, material greed, inflexibility

Element
earth with fire

Color
yellow

Best Times
best day: Friday
best time of the day: between 5 and 7am
between 5 and 7 pm

Goals
possession means security

Life
recognition and possession of lasting values


Alce May 21 – June 19

Earth
The Time of Blossom

Animal Totem
deer

Personality
moody, obliging, communicative, fast and awake

Positives
humor, friendliness, intellect

Sub-Desires
to make the spiritual conscience perfect

Direction
south east

Mineral
agate

Emotion
sensitive, but not far-reaching

Negatives
laziness, restlessness, instability, despondency

Needs to Work On
sympathy, concentration, perseverance

Wind
east wind
totem:eagle

Plant
mullein

Intentions
versatility, open to everything

Best  With Other…
raven, otter

Try to Avoid
superficiality, moodiness, inconsistency

Element
air with fire

Color
orange

Best Times
best day: Wednesday
best time of the day: between 7 and 9 am
between 7 and 9 pm

Goals
concinnity, connecting

Life
coordination


Pajaro Carpintero June 20 – July 19

Earth
a time of long days

Animal Totem
woodpecker

Personality
sympathy, sensitive, emotional, protecting

Positives
sympathy, imaginative, thrifty, affectionate

Sub-Desires
to live in the here and now

Direction
south south east

Mineral
rose quartz

Emotion
romantic, motherly, fatherly

Negatives
moody, possessive, resentful

Needs to work on, forgive, agility, intuition

Wind
south wind
totem: mouse

Plant
dogrose

Intentions
devotion

Best  With Other…
snake, wolf, beaver

Try to Avoid
possession, self-pity, envy

Element
water

Color
roseate

Best Times
best day: Monday
best time of the day between 9 and 11 am
between 9 and 11 pm

Goals
development of feelings

Life
assimilation


Salmon July 22 – August 21

Earth
a time to mature 

Animal Totem
salmon

Personality
enthusiasm, self-confident, pride, full of energy

Positives
creativity, 
magnanimity, generosity

Sub-Desires
stability in feelings

Direction
south

Mineral
carnelian

Emotion
intensive, passionate

Negatives
arrogance, intolerance, despotic, dogmatic

Needs to Work On
ability to judge, emotional stability, tolerance

Wind
south wind
totem: mouse

Plant
raspberry

Intentions
rule

Best  With Other…
owl, falcon

Try to Avoid
boasting, arrogance, indifference

Element
fire with water

Color
red

Best Times
best day: Saturday
best time of the day: between 11 am and 1 pm
between 11 pm and 1 am

Goals
rule

Life
to find a certain goal


Oso August 22 – September 21

Earth
a time for harvest

Animal Totem
brown bear

Personality
modesty, diligence, practical, fussy

Positives
accurate, high ability to judge, moderately

Sub-Desires
perfection

Direction
south south-west

Mineral
topaz

Emotion
analytical, warmhearted

Negatives
workaholic, hypocritical, prudish, grumbler

Needs to Work On
tolerance, optimism

Wind
south wind
totem: mouse

Plant
violet

Intentions
applicability

Best  With Other…
goose, beaver

Try to Avoid
grumbling, skepticism, hesitance

Element
earth with water

Color
brown and violet

Best Times
best day: Wednesday
best time of the day: between 1 and 3 pm

Goals
the examination, permanent effort

Life
learn differentiation

Cuervo September 22 – October 22

Earth
the time of falling leaves

Animal Totem
raven

Personality
tolerant, good-natured, charming, friendly

Positives
diplomatic, romantic, idealistic

Sub-Desires
beauty, harmony

Direction
south west

Mineral
azurit

Emotion
sensitive

Negatives
gullible, indecisive, frivol, resentful

Needs to Work On
inspiration, impartiality, perseverance, determination

Wind
west wind
totem: grizzly

Plant
ivy

Intentions
justice

Best  With Other…
otter, deer

Try to avoid
inconsequence, insecurity, hesitation

Element
air with earth

Color
blue

Best Times
best day: Friday
best time of the day: between 3 and 5 pm

Goals
partnership

Life
harmonization


 Serpiente October 23 – November 22

Earth
a time of frost

Animal Totem
snake

Personality
mysterious, ambitious, determined, intensive, impulsive

Positives
imaginative, purposeful, sharp-sighted

Sub-Desires
spiritual unification

Direction
west

Mineral
amethyst

Emotion
concealed

Negatives
resentful, mysterious, distrustful, stubborn

Needs to Work On
creativity, tolerance, adaptability

Wind
west wind
totem: grizzly

Plant
thistle

Intentions
introspection

Best  With Other…
woodpecker, wolf

Try to Avoid
egocentric, envy, despair

Element
water with earth

Color
violet

Best Times
best day: Tuesday
best time of the day: between 5 and 7 am, between 5 and 7 pm

Goals
satisfaction

Life
sensitivity


 Buho November 23 – December 21

Earth
The time for long nights

Animal Totem
owl

Personality
adventure, independent, warmhearted and jovial

Positives
conscientiousness, adaptability, versatility

Sub-Desires
determination

Direction
north west

Mineral
obsidian

Emotion
warm

Negatives
tactlessness, restlessness, impetuous

Needs to Work On
optimism, enthusiasm, concentration

Wind
west wind
totem: grizzly bear

Plant
mistletoe

Intentions
objectivity

Best  With Other…
falcon, salmon

Try to Avoid
greed, excess, exaggeration

Element
fire with earth

Color
gold

Best Times
best day: Thursday
best time of the day: between 7 and 9 am, between 7 and 9 pm

Goals
communication, understanding

Life
edification

 

Native American Totems Chart

Dates Moon/Element Animal Plant Stone Clan Color
Dec 22 – Jan 19 Earth Renewal/Air Goose Birch Tree Quartz Turtle White/Silver
Jan 20 – Feb 18 Rest & Cleansing/Air Otter Aspen Silver Butterfly Silver
Feb 19 – Mar 20 Big Winds/Air-Water Wolf Plantain Turquoise Frog Blue/Green
Mar 21 – Apr 19 Budding Trees/Fire Falcon Dandelion Fire Opal Thunderbird Yellow/Green
Apr 20 – May 20 Frogs Return/Fire-Air Beaver Blue Camas Chrysocolia Turtle Blue/Yellow
May 21 – June 20 Corn Planting/Earth-Fire Deer Yarrow Moss Agate Butterfly Yellow/Blue
June 21 – July 22 Strong Sun/Water Woodpecker Wild Rose Carnelian Frog Pink
July 23 – Aug 22 Ripe Berries/Water-Fire Salmon Raspberry Garnet Thunderbird Red
Aug 23 – Sep 22 Harvest/Water-Earth Bear Violet Amethyst Turtle Brown/Purple
Sep 23 – Oct 23 Ducks Fly/Earth-Air Crow/Raven Mullein Jasper Butterfly Blue/Brown
Oct 24 – Nov 21 Freeze Up/Earth-Water Snake Thistle Malachite Frog Violet/Orange
Nov 22 – Dec 21 Long Snows/Earth-Fire Owl Spruce Obsidian Thunderbird Gold/Black

Falcon People

Birth Dates March 21st – April 19th
Earth Influence The Awakening Time
Totem Eagle
Direction North-East
Influencing Wind The East Winds
Element Fire
Elemental Hawk (fire) Clan
Function To Initiate
Birth & Animal Totem Falcon
Plant Totem Dandelion
Stone Totem Opal
Polarity Totem Crow
Affinity Color Yellow/Green
Musical Vibration C Sharp
Personality Active, Forceful, Impetuous
Feelings Quickly Aroused
Nature Impulsive
Intention Activity, New Beginnings
Positive Traits Enterprising, Pioneering, Adventurous, Affable
Negative Traits Selfish, Egotistical, Impatient
Sex Drive Easily Aroused, Quick, Fiery and Passionate
Compatibility’s Salmons and Owls
Conscious Aim To initiate and to lead
Subconscious Desire Knowledge through personal experience
Life Path Establishment of individuality through discernment
Spiritual Alchemy Yang Predominates
Should Cultivate Patience, Persistence, Compassion
Should Avoid Vanity, Conceit, Intolerance

Beaver People

Birth Dates April 20th – May 20th
Earth Influence The Growing Time
Totem Eagle
Influencing Wind The East winds
Direction East
Element Earth With Fire
Elemental Turtle (earth) Clan
Function To Consolidate
Birth & Animal Totem Beaver
Plant Totem Wild Clover
Stone Totem Jasper – Bloodstone
Polarity Totem Snake
Affinity Color Yellow
Musical Vibration D Sharp
Personality Determined, Resourceful. Opinionated, Methodical
Feelings Highly strung
Nature Industrious
Intention Possession
Positive Traits Strong-willed, Business like, Persistent
Negative Traits Possessive Self-indulgent
Sex Drive Demanding
Compatibility’s Woodpeckers. Brown Bears, Geese
Conscious Aim Security through possession
Subconscious Desire Freedom from attachments
Life Path Discover and possess that which has lasting value
Spiritual Alchemy Yin Predominates
Should Cultivate Adaptability Enterprise, Compassion
Should Avoid Possessiveness, Inflexibility, Stubbornness

Deer People

Birth Dates May 21st – June 20th
Earth Influence The Flowering time
Influencing Wind The East wind
Totem Eagle
Direction The South East Winds
Element Air with Fire
Elemental Butterfly (air) Clan
Function To Observe
Birth & Animal Totem Deer
Plant Totem Mullein
Stone Totem Agate
Polarity Totem Owl
Affinity Color Orange
Musical Vibration E Natural
Personality Quick, Alert, Talkative, Congenial, Moody
Feelings Sensitive but superficial
Intention Versatility
Nature Lively 
Positive Traits Friendly, witty and intellectual
Negative Traits Inconsistent, Restless, Lazy & Despondent
Sex Drive Titillating
Compatibility’s Crows and Otters
Conscious Aim To bring together
Subconscious Desire Mastery of the mind
Life Path Coordination
Spiritual Alchemy Yang Predominates
Should Cultivate Concentration, persistence, sympathy
Should Avoid Moodiness, inconsistency and superficiality

WoodPecker People

Birth Dates June 21st – July 21th
Earth Influence The Long days time
Influencing Wind The South wind
Totem Mouse
Direction The South South East Winds
Element Water
Elemental Frog (water) Clan
Function To Merge
Birth & Animal Totem Woodpecker
Plant Totem Wild Rose
Stone Totem Rose Quartz
Polarity Totem Goose
Affinity Color Rose
Musical Vibration F Natural
Personality Emotional, Sensitive, protective and vulnerable
Feelings Maternal/Paternal. Romantic
Intention Devotions
Nature Exacting 
Positive Traits Imaginative, Tender, Thrifty & Sympathetic
Negative Traits Possessive, Moody and Unforgiving
Sex Drive Needful
Compatibility’s Snakes, Wolves and Beavers
Conscious Aim Emotional unfoldment
Subconscious Desire Timeliness
Life Path Assimilation
Spiritual Alchemy Yin Predominates
Should Cultivate Intuitiveness, Resourcefulness, Forgiveness
Should Avoid Self-pity, Envy, Possessiveness

Salmon People

Birth Dates July 22nd – August 21 
Earth Influence The Ripening Time
Totem Mouse
Direction South
Influencing Wind The South Winds
Element Fire with Water
Elemental Hawk (fire) Clan
Function To do
Birth & Animal Totem Salmon
Plant Totem Raspberry
Stone Totem Carnelian
Polarity Totem Otter
Affinity Color Red
Musical Vibration F Sharp
Personality Proud, energetic, confident & enthusiastic
Feelings Passionate & intense
Nature Demanding
Intention Rulership
Positive Traits Generous, magnanimous, creative
Negative Traits Domineering, arrogant, dogmatic & intolerant
Sex Drive Insatiable
Compatibility’s Owls and Falcons
Conscious Aim To Rule
Subconscious Desire Emotional Stability
Life Path To find purpose
Spiritual Alchemy Yang Predominates
Should Cultivate Tolerance, Sound Judgment & Emotional Stability
Should Avoid Arrogance, egotism, indolence & pomposity

Brown Bear People

Birth Dates August 22nd – September 21st
Earth Influence The Harvesting Time
Totem Mouse
Influencing Wind The South winds
Direction South South West
Element Earth With Water
Elemental Turtle (earth) Clan
Function To Modify
Birth & Animal Totem Brown Bear
Plant Totem Violets
Stone Totem Topaz
Polarity Totem Wolf
Affinity Color Brown and Violet
Musical Vibration G Natural
Personality Industrious, unassuming, practical, & fastidious
Feelings Warm and analytical
Nature Considerate
Intention Practicality
Positive Traits Modest, discriminating and meticulous
Negative Traits Faultfinding, finicky, hypocritical, & fussy
Sex Drive Moralistic
Compatibility’s Geese and Beavers
Conscious Aim Sifting and Striving
Subconscious Desire Perfection
Life Path Discrimination
Spiritual Alchemy Yin Predominates
Should Cultivate Optimism and Tolerance
Should Avoid Skepticism, faultfinding and procrastination

Crow People

Birth Dates September 22nd – October 22nd
Earth Influence The Falling leaves time
Influencing Wind The West wind
Totem Grizzly Bear
Direction Southwest
Element Air with Earth
Elemental Butterfly (air) Clan
Function To initiate ideas
Birth & Animal Totem Crow
Plant Totem Ivy
Stone Totem Azurite
Polarity Totem Falcon
Affinity Color Blue
Musical Vibration A Natural
Personality Charming, Friendly, Good natured & Tolerant
Feelings Sensitive
Intention Justice
Nature Cooperative 
Positive Traits Idealistic, Romantic & Diplomatic
Negative Traits Indecisive, Frivolous, Gullible and Resentful
Sex Drive Strong
Compatibility’s Otter and Deer
Conscious Aim Partnership
Subconscious Desire Harmony and Beauty
Life Path Harmonization
Spiritual Alchemy Yang Predominates
Should Cultivate Decisiveness, constancy, impartiality & inspiration
Should Avoid Indecision, uncertainty, inconsistency

Snake People

Birth Dates October 23rd – November 22nd
Earth Influence The Frost time
Influencing Wind The West wind
Totem Grizzly Bear
Direction West
Element Water with Earth
Elemental Frog (water) Clan
Function Mental Involvement
Birth & Animal Totem Snake
Plant Totem Thistle
Stone Totem Amethyst
Polarity Totem Beaver
Affinity Color Violet
Musical Vibration B Natural
Personality Intense, impulsive, ambitious, determined & mysterious
Feelings Hidden
Intention Introspection
Nature Inquiring 
Positive Traits Purposeful, discerning & imaginative
Negative Traits Resentful, stubborn, secretive & suspicious
Sex Drive Intense
Compatibility’s Woodpecker & Wolves
Conscious Aim Satisfaction
Subconscious Desire Spiritual Union
Life Path Sensitivity
Spiritual Alchemy Yin Predominates
Should Cultivate Determination, adaptability & creativity
Should Avoid Egotism, Arrogance, Envy & Despondency

 

Owl People

Birth Dates November 23rd – December 21st
Earth Influence The Long nights Time
Totem Grizzly Bear
Direction North-West
Influencing Wind The West Winds
Element Fire with Earth
Elemental Hawk (fire) Clan
Function Changing things
Birth & Animal Totem Owl
Plant Totem Mistletoe
Stone Totem Obsidian
Polarity Totem Deer
Affinity Color Gold
Musical Vibration C Sharp
Personality Jovial, Warmhearted, Adventurous, Independent
Feelings Warm
Nature Sincere
Intention Objectivity
Positive Traits Versatile, Adaptable, Scrupulous
Negative Traits Restless, Tactless & boisterous
Sex Drive Adventurous
Compatibility’s Salmons and Falcons
Conscious Aim Understanding
Subconscious Desire Determination
Life Path Elevation
Spiritual Alchemy Yang and Yin Balanced
Should Cultivate Concentration, Optimism and enthusiasm
Should Avoid Overindulgence, exaggeration and green

Goose People

Birth Dates December 22nd – January 19th
Earth Influence The Renewal Time
Totem Buffalo
Influencing Wind The North winds
Direction North north west
Element Earth With Air
Elemental Turtle (earth) Clan
Function Preparing the Ground
Birth & Animal Totem Goose
Plant Totem Bramble
Stone Totem Periodot
Polarity Totem Woodpecker
Affinity Color White
Musical Vibration D Sharp an octave above Beavers
Personality Self demanding, reliable, prudent & austere
Feelings Self Centered
Nature Severe
Intention Trust
Positive Traits Ambitious, determined, persevering
Negative Traits Rigid, pessimistic, demanding & selfish
Sex Drive Sensual & long lasting
Compatibility’s Beavers, Brown Bears & Crows
Conscious Aim Conservation
Subconscious Desire Integrity
Life Path Adaptation
Spiritual Alchemy Yin Predominates
Should Cultivate Sociability & effective self expression
Should Avoid Self doubt & pessimism

Otter People

Birth Dates January 20th – February 18th
Earth Influence The Cleansing time
Influencing Wind The North wind
Totem Buffalo
Direction North
Element Air 
Elemental Butterfly (air) Clan
Function To Carry through
Birth & Animal Totem Otter
Plant Totem Fern
Stone Totem Turquoise
Polarity Totem Salmon
Affinity Color Silver
Musical Vibration E Natural an octave above Deer
Personality Friendly, unconventional, independent, & dynamic
Feelings Detached
Intention Imagination
Nature Humanitarian 
Positive Traits Inventive, reforming, & perceptive
Negative Traits Unpredictable, rebellious, tactless & eccentric
Sex Drive Hot & Cold
Compatibility’s Crows, Falcons & Deer
Conscious Aim Knowledge
Subconscious Desire Wisdom
Life Path Creative Strength
Spiritual Alchemy Yin Predominates
Should Cultivate Inventiveness, Tolerance, Courage
Should Avoid Rebelliousness & eccentricity

 

Wolf People

Birth Dates February 19th – March 20th
Earth Influence The Blustery Winds time
Influencing Wind The North wind
Totem Buffalo
Direction The North North East Winds
Element Water with Air
Elemental Frog (water) Clan
Function Recovery
Birth & Animal Totem Wolf
Plant Totem Plantain
Stone Totem Jade
Polarity Totem Brown Bear
Affinity Color Blue Green
Musical Vibration F sharp an octave above Salmon 
Personality Compassionate, benevolent, generous, artistic & gentle
Feelings Deep
Intention Understanding
Nature Trusting
Positive Traits Sympathetic, Adaptable, Impressionable & sensitive
Negative Traits Impractical, Vague, Timid & indecisive
Sex Drive Tender
Compatibility’s Woodpecker, Brown Bears & Snakes
Conscious Aim Freedom
Subconscious Desire Identity
Life Path Love
Spiritual Alchemy Yin Predominates
Should Cultivate Intuition, creativity and Understanding 
Should Avoid Timidity, indolence & impracticality

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