How to build a yurt pdf

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Simply double-click the downloaded file to install it. You can choose your language settings from within the program. Note the lack of a compression ring at the top. The roof structure is often self-supporting, but large yurts may have interior posts supporting the crown. The term came to be used in reference to the physical tent-like dwellings only in other languages. Kazakh word, and means “felt house”. Kyrgyz term is meaning “grey house”, because of the color of the felt.

Yurts have been a distinctive feature of life in Central Asia for at least three thousand years. Black Sea and Central Asian region from around 600 BC to AD 300. Traditional yurts consist of an expanding wooden circular frame carrying a felt cover. The Mongolian Ger has one or more columns to support the crown and straight roof poles. The frame is held together with one or more ropes or ribbons.

The structure is kept under compression by the weight of the covers, sometimes supplemented by a heavy weight hung from the center of the roof. They vary with different sizes, and relative weight. Complete construction takes around 2 hours. The traditional decoration within a yurt is primarily pattern-based. These patterns are generally not according to taste, but are derived from sacred ornaments with certain symbolism. Such patterns are commonly used in the home with the belief that they will bring strength and offer protection. Repeating geometric patterns are also widely used.

Commonly used as a border decoration, it represents unending strength and constant movement. Another common pattern is the ulzii, a symbol of long life and happiness. All patterns can be found among not only the yurts themselves, but also on embroidery, furniture, books, clothing, doors, and other objects. The World’s Largest Yurt”, located 10 km west of Mary, Turkmenistan, dedicated on 27 November 2015. The World’s Largest Yurt”, of concrete, granite, aluminum and glass.