Monday, August 23, 2010

Fertility goddess attracts thousands to Lake in Siberia

Here is an interesting story from RT in Russia:

"Childless couples are flocking to a place near Lake Baikal in Siberia considered to be sacred because, after a visit, many who had been declared infertile have been able to have children.

They believe in the powers of a stone goddess of wisdom who is a patron for mothers

Many seek her wisdom, but she never utters a word. Hundreds come to be blessed with children, but she does not work in any clinic. She is the goddess Yanzhima, and it is not just the local Buryat people who are drawn."   ...(Cont.)...