Doomsday: heading for safe haven

Updated: Dec 20, 2012 22:12 IST

A general view of Sirince village in western Turkey. Believers in the Mayan calendar’s doomsday prediction for December 21, 2012, are flocking to this 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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A general view of Sirince village in western Turkey. Believers in the Mayan calendar’s doomsday prediction for December 21, 2012, are flocking to this 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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