numerology

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the study of the supposed occult influence of numbers on human affairs

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According to Chinese numerology, one is a yang number ruled by the sun and represents independence and individualism.
The latest move targeting entrenched Chinese numerology reflects the superstitious beliefs still held by some, who continue to prefer to avoid the number "four" because it sounds almost exactly like the word for "death" in Mandarin.
As the score so graphically directs, for example, calaf strikes the gong three times, a significant number in Chinese numerology insofar as it is taken to represent heaven, earth and man.
Andromeda created a statement lighting installation consisting of 650 irregular Murano red glass spheres, arranged in 88 cascades; a number chosen because in Chinese numerology 8 is a lucky number.
Based on the enthusiastic response by guests to the quality and value of Vineyard 518, a number which means "I will prosper" in Chinese Numerology, and with varieties like pinot gris, albarino and malbec performing well by the glass, Melton has plenty of incentive to expand the program.
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