Some people believe this statue signifies the end of the known world in late December. Others believe the world is in store for a big hug. A constricting, sharp toothed hug. Magic is building in the Pillar of Prophecy and some fear a vortex will ensue.
The Pillar of Prophecy's purchase price of 122,112, is likely a reference to the date December 21, 2012.
The Pillar of Prophecy's description states, "this statue signifies the end of the known world in late December". This is likely a reference to the belief that the world would end on December 21, 2012, interpreted to be the end of the Mayan calendar. This date, in fact, marked the end of a cycle on the Mayan Calendar, historians have found evidence that the Calendars dates even further into the future.