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3 Days left in 2012 until the Mayan Apocalypse and the World comes to an END
Only three days left until the Mayan apocalypse...., and people are just going about their business as usual?…Hasn’t anyone seen the blockbuster movie "2012" !?
Hasn't anyone read the books, read the Mayan predictions?
Why aren't we building Arks? Why aren't we digging underground? Don't know what I'm talking about?
Well for those of you living in a cave, Ill spell it out for you....
The End is Near!!
OR IS IT?
Do you think the World will End on December 21st?
Meet The Maya
Maya civilization (2,000 BC to 1400 AD), originated in a region that lies between Mexico and South America.
Mayan culture, known for mathematics, astronomy, and advanced writing, thrived for centuries, and they were incredibly accurate with their astronomical measurements. They even built ancient observatories!
They aligned important buildings with the movements of the sun and used shadow casting to predict major events .....such as a Solstice.
The Maya wished to record everything, and had 4 separate calendars for different lengths of time recorded:
- Tzolk’in calendar – 260 day calendar
- Haab – 18 month calendar (each month was only 20 days) , plus 5 “monthless” days called the Wayeb. The Mayans believed since the gods rested on these days, they were left unprotected, thus the “Wayeb” was a dangerous time.
- Calendar Round – 52 “Haab” years or cycles. Considered to be a lifetime.
- Long Count – The Mayans were historians and wanted to record everything. The Long Count Calendar was used to track historical events and spanned 5,125 years. Our Long Count “cycle” began back on August 11, 3114 BC, and ends on Dec 21st, 2012.
*** What really makes this date interesting though, is the fact that it is also the Winter Solstice. Not ANY Winter Solstice, on this date the sun will be EXACTLY in the center of the galaxy. An event that happens every 25,800 years!
Understanding the Math
The two most important numbers to the Mayans were 13 and 20.
The four Mayan calendars are based upon these numbers. December 21, 2012 on the Long Count Calendar actually looks like 126.96.36.199.0
Did the Mayan's predict the apocalypse? No.
The Mayan Long Count Calendar has simply reached its end.
What about the sun being EXACTLY in the center of the Milky Way galaxy?
**** Given the age of our planet Earth...., a WHOPPING 4.5 billion years, this 25,800 year 'event' ------ has already happened over 150,000 times!