20 Facts about Baba Vanga, “The Nostradamus of the Balkans”

20 Facts about Baba Vanga, "The Nostradamus of the Balkans"

20 Facts about Baba Vanga, “The Nostradamus of the Balkans”

20 Facts about Baba Vanga, "The Nostradamus of the Balkans"

Baba Vanga has been called the Nostradamus of the Balkans due to her accurate predictions of the future. Here we have compiled 20 facts about Baba Vanga. Her most famous predictions will be in the next article posted.

If you’d like to read about the modern day Nostradamus Athos Salome and his prediction of the Coronavirus click here.

20 Facts about Baba Vanga

Facts about Baba Vanga’s Childhood

  • Baba Vanga was born prematurely in 1911
  • Her birth name was Vangeliya Pandeva Gushterova
  • At birth Baba Vanga had normal eyesight
  • As a young child Baba Vanga’s father was conscripted into the Bulgarian Army in World War I
  • The mother of Baba Vanga died soon after her father left for World War I
  • Baba Vanga was raised by neighbors until her father returned from the war
  • Young Baba Vanga was considered to be highly intelligent for her age, exhibiting early signs of what was to later become her psychic and healing inclinations
  • After the war, Baba Vanga’s father remarried, which provided a sense of much-needed stability and normalcy

Facts about Baba Vanga Losing Her Ability to See

  • An unusually violent tornado struck her village and lifted the young Baba Vanga into the air, depositing her in a field near the village
  • When she was found days later, her eyes had been sealed shut by layers of sand, grit, and dust with the extreme pain making it impossible for her to open them
  • Her family’s poverty left little money for more than a partial surgical treatment which rendered Vanga almost completely sightless
  • Vanga attended a school for the blind, but when her stepmother died, she was forced to abandon her education to care for her younger siblings and to help support her struggling family

Facts about Baba Vanga Gaining A Different Type of Sight

  • After losing her eyesight Baba Vanga began to develop a unique ability to see into the lives of people around her
  • Baba Vanga began to attract attention from the Bulgarian Tzar Boris III, and Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev
  • Baba Vanga’s mystical insights were thought to be accurate and foreboding, predicting a wide range of events, tragic and global in impact
  • Baba Vanga did not write down her predictions
  • Baba Vanga claimed “little creatures” gave her this prophetic information
  • Baba Vanga stated the predictions came to her as visions in her minds eye
  • Baba Vanga claimed the predictions played in her Minds eye like a movie playing on a screen

The modern day Nostradamus Athos Salome and his prediction of the Coronavirus click here.

20 Facts about Baba Vanga, “The Nostradamus of the Balkans”