TITLE

From one to seven: Numerical symbolism in Khanty culture

AUTHOR(S)
Golvnev, Andrei V.
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
Arctic Anthropology;1994, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses numerical symbolism in Khanty culture. Principle of duality as fundamental; Harmony in the triad; Importance of numbers four and five in the concepts of the soul; Number seven as highest development of the spirit.
ACCESSION #
9411181407

 

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