This 5th Century BC calendar of the Mayans has proved remarkably accurate, comparing favorably with modern calendars. According to the Mayans, we are living in the fourth cycle which will end on 21 December this year. But will this Mayan prophecy cancel Christmas?
That the end of an age, or 5 125 year cycle, was not perceived as the end of the world is obvious, or humankind, presumably, would not have advanced into the Fourth Age. Although the Mayan calendar ends with the year 2012, it also prophesies the return of their god Kulkulkan – depicted as a flying dragon. Does this “dragon” fly in during the final month of 2012 and destroy the planet – or does he create a New Age? [Read more…]