SYSTEMIC DESIGN PHILOSOPHY OF PYRAMIDS AND THE PICTURE OF THE VITRUVIAN MAN

Author(s): 
List of sections: 
History of science and technics
Mounth / Year: 
2014, June
Issue of the journal: 
3
Pages: 
16-18
Type of the article: 
Scientific article
Abstract: 

The author analyzes the image of Leonardo da Vinci's "Vitruvian Man" from the position of searching for patterns of geometric and symbolic manifestation of the laws of universe. Assuming the unity of principles at the core of outlook of the ancient people, the author offered a system on the basis of which the pyramids and religious building were constructed, icons and other material historical and cultural monuments were created.

Keywords: 
system, pyramid, "Vitruvian Man", symbol, mandala.
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