Will the world end in 2012? The Mayan Calendar 2012 says so. But there is still an ongoing debate about it. Some people say it is a big hoax. Some claim that it is true and we are all doomed. What to believe? Well maybe it’s time that you learn more about the Mayan calendar 2012.
What exactly is the Mayan calendar 2012 and who are the Mayans? The Mayan are a group of people who lived thousands of years ago in what is now modern day Mexico. If there is one thing that you need to know about the Mayans is that they are great astrologers, scholars and mathematicians. This means they know a lot about the world and the universe. The Mayan calendar 2012 that everybody seems to be talking about is actually just one of the calendars called the Long Count calendar. The most interesting thing about this calendar is that it seems to predict a great catastrophe that will happen in the year 2012. According to it, there will be an end to the existing era and a new one will begin.
Some experts believe that the calendar is indicating things on a more metaphorical level. A symbolism for a coming transition in thought and consciousness. There also are those that insist that the calendar refers to a real catastrophe that will occur and that will wipe out most if not all life on earth.
One of the misconceptions about the Mayan calendar 2012 predictions is that it points to an end of the world. While the calendar ends in 2012, it didn’t actually indicate that the world will cease to exist after that fateful year. In fact, it seems to point to the birth of a new period. Many people still stick to the concept though that the world will end in the year 2012.
Whether you believe that the Mayan calendar 2012 points to a real global disaster or not, it would be best if you will keep yourself informed. There are many resources about the Mayan prediction but the best are the ones that include scientific data with the discussion.
You should also prepare yourself for the worst thing that can happen. While it is not advisable to panic, it would be useful if you can at least prepare yourself from natural disasters such storms, floods and earthquakes. You should be prepared for disasters that can come any year and not just in 2012.Are you prepared for an emergency? If you’re not sure where to start and feel daunted by the task, check out Damian Campbell’s comprehensive and easy to follow Sold Out After Crisis survival guides.