13th generation of Aj’qij, from his birth he came predestined to walk the world, carrying the message of peace and sacred fire to the 5 continents of our mother Earth. Despite having been orphaned very small, losing his father and mother, he struggled to get ahead, meeting people who helped him learn to read and write, he was able to pave his path. His Maya kiche name “Wakatel Utiw”, Wandering Wolf, a name given to him by the great grandparents, invisible spirits, during a Mayan ceremony, in the sacred place Kampana’baj San Francisco el Alto, Totonicapan.
In his life, Aj’Qij has struggled to defend the rights of the indigenous people, of the people Maya, working to defend sacred places and creating the Council of Indigenous Elders and spiritual guides of Guatemala. In 2008, he was appointed Ambassador of indigenous peoples, by the President of the Republic of Guatemala.