As "Doomsday" looms, Serbs cash in on mystical mountain

As "Doomsday" looms, Serbs cash in on mystical mountain

Rtanj : Serbia | Dec 20, 2012 at 4:14 AM PST
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Mountain Rtanj
"We're booked out December 20-23. i apply for a New Age convention AND guests are coming by the end of any world," said Nebojsa Gajic, manager of an 160-bed, Communist-era Millennium Hotel towards the slopes involving Mount Rtanj. The region is usually selling itself Just like your current Least difficult place in order to survive the looming apocalypse - which can fall from December 21, According to mystics whose calculations depend to the ending of an era at the 5,125-year-old Mayan calendar. It is usually basing its promise on the mystical powers This locals say have flooded ones place since the their pyramid-shaped mountain swallowed a good castle belonging to a well-to-do sorcerer, trapping him inside. About 250 km (155 miles) east of a capital Belgrade, on the Bulgaria, Mount Rtanj is actually area of an Carpathian variety IN ADDITION TO famed within Serbia to its herbal tea, pristine nature AND ALSO clean air. Like your current French Pyrenean village of Bugarach : which is to be guarded from another magical mountain : Rtanj can be offering salvation from Friday's cataclysm AS WELL AS safe and sound passage straight into a golden age. Residents say they has been inundated with enquiries from Serbia AS WELL AS abroad. "We're booked out," said Darko Jovic, manager of an Balasevic hotel. "People were even calling because of the UNITED STATES ALONG WITH when i had to be able to say 'No'. my spouse and i couldn't even get a room with regard to MY mother AND sister." The Serbian daily Blic reported ones going rate pertaining to secret accommodation had shot up to help 500 euros ($660) per night. A Reuters reporting crew within Rtanj said your current location appeared quiet, but bulldozers were clearing your own roads associated with snow inside preparation due to the needed influx. "We came from the end of a world," said Dragoljub Arandjelovic because of the nearby The location associated with Paracin. The item am unclear whether or not he feel serious, or perhaps with search of the good party. "We tested to search for a good room but with out success. if i are not able to stay here, we'll only have to grin AS WELL AS bear it," he added. Locals say your current sorcerer still lives in the mountain AND ALSO It there continues to be sightings connected with fireballs hovering above Rtanj's foggy peak. Serbian media reports say physicists have recorded magnetic anomalies for the area, that\'ll be riddled with abandoned coal-mine shafts dating from the 19th century. Retired show-business promoter Dragan Milenkovic, 65, said your current mountain, within their striking pyramid shape, are produced through aliens that would return at Friday. "On December 21, towards summit regarding Rtanj, we'll See a beautiful violet ALONG WITH red light in which engulf your current planet regarding all about 5 seconds AS WELL AS they (the aliens) can come," he told Reuters. "That will probably mark your birth of a golden era of which last 1,345 years." Others were unconvinced. "For me, doomsday comes every month we have to pay for monthly costs of 300 euros using a income regarding 250 euros AND ALSO a family of three to feed," said 36-year-old nurse Dragana Djordjevic. REUTERS.
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As "Doomsday" looms, Serbs cash in on mystical mountain
RTANJ, Serbia: regardless of whether doomsday really falls with Friday, the residents of the particular Serbian mountain region are cashing inside even though they can.
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