Doomsday: heading for safe haven

Updated: Dec 20, 2012 22:12 IST

Bottles of wine with labels reading 'the end of the world' are on sale in Sirince, a village in western Turkey. Believers in the Mayan calendar’s doomsday prediction for December 21, 2012, are flocking to Sirince village, which some believe is the only safe haven from the impending apocalypse because the Virgin Mary is said to have risen to heaven from there.  (AFP Photo)
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Bottles of wine with labels reading 'the end of the world' are on sale in Sirince, a village in western Turkey. Believers in the Mayan calendar’s doomsday prediction for December 21, 2012, are flocking to Sirince village, which some believe is the only safe haven from the impending apocalypse because the Virgin Mary is said to have risen to heaven from there. (AFP Photo)

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