Santa Cruz, CA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/11/2012 -- December 21, 2012, which points to the occurrence of the winter solstice, marks the completion of the 5,126 year cycle of the Mayan calendar. Mayan civilizations have been embraced in parts of Guatemala, Belize, Honduras and Mexico, which are home to archaeological sites that honor the great empire. As the Mayan calendar heads for a reset, believers all around the world are gearing up for 2012 Mayan Festival celebrations honoring the civilization.
Ushering the resetting of the Mayan calendar on winter solstice, a four-day global gathering, Synthesis 2012, is set to happen on from December 20th to the 23rd, 2012. The historic event will be held in Piste Pueblo and Chichen Itza in the Yucatan, the heart of the Mayan civilization, where the temple of Quetzalcoatl - considered home to 2012 Mayan myths and prophecies - rests.
Tagged as the once-in-a-lifetime transformational celebration and planetary synchronization, Synthesis 2012 is all about spreading "message of synchronization" and advocating "spiritual insights for humanity."
In support of the Mayan Cultural Organization and Earth Peoples United, Synthesis 2012 is expected to be a convergence of the local Mayan community, dynamic visionary leaders and seekers to honor the closing of the old cycle and welcome the dawning of a new era of renewal, balance, and harmony. The gathering will be on live stream broadcast WorldUnity2012.com, in collaboration with the International Mayan Council, on December 21, 22 and 23.
Synthesis 2012 is made possible through the efforts of Michael DiMartino of Drums Around the World & Great Pyramid Millennial; co-producers Debra Giusti, Harmony Festival, Wishing Well Productions founder, and Tulku Spiritflow of Ascendance; associate producer Stessa Thompson; and a team of professionals and sponsors.
Gracing Synthesis 2012 are world renowned dance musicians and DJs that will set the mood for visual art and ecstatic dancing. International recording artists including, along with local Mayan musicians and dance troupes will also showcase performances throughout the event.
To know more about the highly anticipated 2012 Mayan festival event, Synthesis 2012, please visit http://worldunity2012.com/ for information.