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The Great Year (2003)

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The Great Year examines not only how ancient cultures studied and documented astronomy, but also how these ancient records demonstrate cultural cycles of consciousness found throughout time.

Specifically, the video re-introduces an idea presented thousands of years ago in Plato’s Timaeus and then again in The Holy Science by Sri Yukteswar, that a great 24,000-year astronomical cycle, including the precession of the equinox, may result from the relationship of our sun to a distant binary partner.

The program takes a provocative look at this theory, presenting current observations and questioning modern-day explanations while promoting continued exploration in our search for knowledge.

James Earl Jones (narrator)
Robert Ballo

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borsello.lmt, posted on March 27, 2016

I listened closely. The commentary echoed what Wilcock has been saying & indeed, I watched it at David's recommendation in an aside on one of his Wisdom Teachings shows.

While informative, what I did not expect, but which captivated me, is the animation of the circling planets...what a beautiful dance we are involved within! Whether each planet has a partner to "swing around" or not, the movement is inexplicable yet based on grand principles & what I perceive as divine design.

If, as the Cymatics (Cymantics?) videos put forth, the Universe was sung into being or set in motion by sound, this shows in the film majestically. I believe that so much more is "known than shown" to us & it will be a Great Day of the Great Year when all is revealed to a population wise enough to understand it!

Thank you for the high quality of productions available here.

My best,
Carol B

wm, posted on January 27, 2016

I found this informative and builds upon both old & new mainstream science announcements regarding a brown dwarf star, Tyco/Nemesis/Nibiru, & most recently a "new" large, rocky Planet X much larger than Earth and not quite as big as Neptune may be wheeling around the Sun out beyond the Kuiper Belt or in the Oort Cloud. Also, since this show, the latest reports claim the majority of stars have a binary solar companion. All this pinwheels with what David Wilcock has been declaring as well. Good to see this hear.

It would have been nice for this film to have Closed Caption subtitles as I am hard of hearing.


SuzannaB@Gaia, posted on January 28, 2016

Hello William, thank you for writing with your thoughts on this documentary. Our team will be adding English language captions to this film as soon as possible.

Many thanks,

brennan0099, posted on January 29, 2016

Hey suzanna,

Im also in need of captions for this great documentary!
Ive been anxious to show it to my uncle who is hard of hearing
Thanks for listening :)

SuzannaB@Gaia, posted on February 19, 2016

Brennan, thanks again for posting! English language captions are now available on this film.

Many thanks,

SuzannaB@Gaia, posted on February 3, 2016

Thanks, Brennan, we are planning to add the English captions soon! We expect to be able to offer this on all of our videos in the coming months. :)

All the best,

brennan0099, posted on February 21, 2016

You did it! Thanks so much :)))

wm, posted on January 29, 2016

My kids kept asking me to turn the volume way down here, LOL! I did, of course, to protect their hearing, and, nevertheless, glad to see you busy people see the need to address this. There are Bluetooth devices that use my smartfone to connect my hearing aids to my computer, but mine is broken from the darn cat chewing on the antennae wire necklace of all things when once I left it atop my dresser. It's too expensive for me to replace anytime soon.

Thank you for listening, tho...and for responding!

All the Best, Suzanna, no matter what.


rolandk, posted on January 27, 2016

A great presentation of knowledge but a terrible 'elevator music' in the background.
Hopefully it is possible to make great documentaries without this distractive musical 'sup'.
Keep the words words and music music, but do not make such a terrible mixture which degrades the presented content.
Love and Light

SuzannaB@Gaia, posted on January 28, 2016

@ROLANDK, thanks for writing and sharing your thoughts on this documentary. While this film was not made by Gaia, we will keep your recommendations in mind!


bvb10, posted on January 25, 2016

I love when West says the great cycles are akin to the seasons. YES In fact also the cycle of the day and lives of humans as well. In fact they are handed to us through the oral tradition of Khemit Buwizzer the Band of Peace.
The 5 Sun Cycle.
FIRST SUN-KHEPHER the Beetle pushing up the dawn Sun being birth by Nut/Mother (we are returning to this now)
SECOND SUN - RA the adolescent at morning full of energy of new humanity
THIRD SUN - OON the noon time maturity of humanity
FOURTH SUN - ATEN the wise and knowing afternoon of humanity
FIFTH SUN - AMEN mother swallows the SUN, death of the sun revealing the moon, So let it be hidden. A MOON is now the ruler.
WE still say AMEN after prayer reflecting the cycle we are currently leaving.
For more see my blog
BEata aka TFHL

marjolene, posted on November 14, 2015

Maybe this is the golden age. Why don't we wake up?

patsykimbro, posted on November 6, 2015

It seems that we are in a bigger mystery of going round and round & not so much under our control or not. There was a song about this but it didn't seem anyone was mentioning this back then. I had the 5 volume set of the "Secret Doctrine" by Helena Petrovna Blavatsky and it spoke about cycles and it all seemed so long it had no meaning for me at the time. I had no idea what was going on and it didn't seem to have anything to do with what was talked about at the time. I must confess that I found it boring and quit. Now that things are warming up I am interested in all that information.

dukebrickhouse, posted on November 4, 2015

So then where are we on this 24,000 year time cycle? It never says.

kirsten.johnson, posted on January 25, 2016

Please understand, there is a difference between Tropical and Sidereal Astrology ... and considering the Ages (i.e. "processional time") cannot be defined akin to a mechanical timepiece because it is not constant, there is no easy answer to the question "where are we"? Please refer to Nick Fiorenza's work, as he is the most detailed and explains the vernal point aligning with Aquarius is about 360 years away ... so depending on the calculations one utilizes, Kali Yuga continues for a couple hundred more years (at least) ... however, as stated in this documentary and in Nick's information, the procession is not a constant, so it's difficult to calculate.

Either way one chooses to look at this ... we are in Aquarius or are still in Pisces, it gives one food for thought as the Queen of England stated in her Christmas message, "Enjoy your last Christmas" .... such a cryptic thing to say with so many different perspectives to read into it.

brennan0099, posted on November 6, 2015

AT 2015 we have been in the Bronze Age (Dwapara Yuga) for 1000 years. We have just entered the Age of Aquarius. We will enter the Silver Age (Treta Yuga) at roughly 3000 AD.

From my understanding..

The birth of Christ- (year 0) - is the deepest part of the Great Winter, the Great Winter Solstice if you will.

This Great Winter Solstice is at the change from Aries to Pisces, when we are farthest from Sirius.

The Iron Age (Kali Yuga) ends roughly halfway through Pisces, at 1000 AD.

Therefore, Bronze Age (Dwapara Yuga) started roughly 1000 AD

At 2000 AD, sun has exited Pisces.

to the 2000-year age of Aquarius.

*****AT 2015 we are in the Bronze Age (Dwapara Yuga).

Silver Age (Treta Yuga) starts roughly 3000 AD in Aquarius

4000 AD enters Capricorn.

6000 AD sun enters Sagittarius.

The Golden Age (Satya Yuga) starts in Sagittarius at 7000 AD.

8000 AD Scorpio.

10,000 AD Libra.

12,000 AD the sun enters Virgo. This is the time where we are CLOSEST to Sirius. The Great Summer Solstice. Afterwards we descend away from Sirius after our 12,000 year ascension from Pisces to Libra.

Notice that when we get to year 24,000 AD, What will happen? Logically we would restart the clock at year 0. (like we do at at the regular winter solstice) So, is our way of counting the years really based on a mortal man named Jesus that died 2000 years ago? I think not. Otherwise, the allegorical understanding Jesus, that is something i can study and support completely!

As above so below

jeremyeaton89, posted on November 5, 2015

So, we're in the Age of Aquarius as of a few years ago, but that aligns with the second half of the Golden Age/Satya Yuga. But, I thought the Age of Aquarius was the dawn of the Golden Age...

brennan0099, posted on November 6, 2015

We are in Aquarius and not in the Golden age
We are in the Bronze Age, ascending
The diagram they provide is awkward..
It requires you to look at the exact opposite side of the chart to read the sign.
So when you look at Pisces on their diagram, you take a 180 degree spin to get the reading.
I agree, it is silly they set it up this way

amyharpool, posted on September 17, 2016

It would be nice if it would play properly!

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