About the “end of the world.”
Rumors about the upcoming lightning apocalypse, of course, did not arise from scratch. The ancient Mayan people considered time as cycles of 5,125 years each. The beginning of the last such cycle falls on August 13, 3113 AD, and the end, respectively, on December 23, 2012. In my opinion, some researchers irresponsibly provided the advantage of such a rhythm of time compared to other cycles. The same Maya had a different cycle, which began in 3154 BC. and had a duration of 8,000 years. Continue reading
Several reasons not to believe in ghosts
Modern television and cinema are trying to convince us of the existence of the supernatural. Vampires, werewolves, witches, ghosts and other vermin from the stories of science fiction writers are transferred not only to TV screens, but also into our consciousness.
Some people on the mainstream wave just fall in love with pale-faced fanged heroes, while others, more impressively, begin to be even more afraid of flashing lights, incomprehensible sounds and darkness. Continue reading
Along with the considered methods of obtaining information about the remote present, past or future, methods are known, the identification of a rational basis of which is very difficult. The so-called numerology undoubtedly belongs to them, the roots of which go back to the depths of millennia …
The founder of the mysticism of numbers is considered to be Pythagoras, who was around 550 BC. drew attention to the fact that by a series of successive additions of numbers constituting any number, it can be reduced to one of the significant digits of the series: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9, which medieval scholar Cornelius Agrippa his work “Occult Philosophy” assigned mystical meanings, deciphering them. Continue reading