Merhaba Misafir

Umur - duman


The upper celestial space is connected with the concept of the cosmos, moon, sun and stars, the terrestrial 5ace being linked in its turn with the celestial one. And ch of these expanses live in their own way and cording to their own laws. To link these two expanses the man creates images in the Earth that are assigned to unite them. These connective links are believed to be sacral living beigns : birds, trees, mountains and people. Being the embodiment of sacral natural forces and acting in accordance with the Islamic thesis "Everything must be beatiful" carpet articles as ritual objets are widely used for their utalitarian purpose in the Turkmen nomadic spiritual/material life.

Yayınlandığı Kaynak : Arış Dergisi
  • Yıl : 1998
  • Cilt : 1998
  • ISSN : 1301-255X
  • Sayı : 4
  • Sayfa Aralığı : 54-63
  • IO Kayıt No : 79281
  • Yayıncı : Atatürk Kültür Merkezi