Batman Universitesi Yasam Bilimleri Dergisi
Cilt 1, Sayı 1  Ocak-Haziran 2012  (ISSN: 2147-4877, E-ISSN: 2459-0614)
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1356261051 The Cult Names According to the Belief Systems in Terms of Old Turkish and Old Turkish Culture

Culture is all material and moral values created through historical and
social developments. Cult is respect and worship against holy beings. The respect
and worship against the cult require devotions, sacrifices and rituals. The old Turks
created material and moral values: Kök Tengri, souls, animals etc. These values feed
Turkish language and culture. Various cults of Turks and will be searched in this work.
The etymological and semantical roots of the cults will be analysed. As a result of this
process, we will try to achieve the effects upon the Turkish culture. The Uyghur and
the Old Turkish texts will be scanned according to the topic of this work. The cults of
Old Turkish have important effects on the improvement and enrichment of Turkish
language and culture. We hope that this research will make some contributions to
Turkish language, culture and culture history of Turkey