The rumors are TRUE! We are in a numerical pickle – or just the last time in our perceived lifetime that we will experience a calendar date such as today. Some remark that it is ‘just a number’ just like age, right? Well, our ancestors say otherwise.
Twelve has contained immense symbolic meaning from the 12 cosmos, 12 lunar years in the Chinese lunar calendar, 12 names of the Sun in Sanskrit [mantras], 12 Gods of Egypt, 12 is used 189 times in the Bible, 12 signs, or constellations, of the zodiac, Buddhists recognize 12 causes of existence [Nidanas], 12 months in a year. . .