Being quiet, fast and reliable these rigs will appeal to many archers. While they are not the most advertised brand out there, they are very worthy of taking a look at.
After pairing with a friend of his as a would be partner they designed machines to mass produce these bows.
After several years in the industry Ben Pearson bows were known for their precision manufacturing.
With both of these systems they were engineered to have a very solid back wall and ultimate performance. Limbs: Ben Pearson has both solid and split limb variations on their limbs.
Both limb designs are solid glass limbs that are reportedly very reliable and tough.
Well today's Ben Pearson bows are very different from earlier recurve models but are right in with today's big names in archery.
Ben Pearson bows have all the characteristics and technology that a modern bow should have. Eccentric Systems: With the cam systems on these rigs you have two options, an aggressive speed cam system (Stealth Cam) and a very smooth drawing cam system (Legend Cam).
Mummy of the Ukok princess Discovered and excavated in 1993 (Polosmak, 1994; 1997)) she has been dubbed the Siberian Ice Maiden. Despite the worldwide similarities of shamanism (Eliade, 1972; Vitebsky, 1995) it is therefore probable “…that some form of shamanism – not necessarily identical to any ethnographically or historically recorded type of shamanism – was practised by hunter-gatherers of Upper Palaeolithic Europe.” (Lewis-Williams, 1997). The term became accepted among the Tungus and the Turko-Mongolic cultures of ancient Siberia as well as by Altaic mythology, where shamans acted as mediators and travelling spirit guides for those cultures (Hoppal, 2005). A ritual ceremony in Pyanopsion has been interpreted as a sacrifice to Amazon dead. A Chronology of Female Warriors There are numerous and world wide examples of Amazons and women warriors both historically as well as in mythology, legend and folklore.
This woman is also variously known as the Princess of Ukok and the Altai Princess, or Ochy-bala after the Altai heroine. It was hunter-gatherers who created much of rock art which they associated with shamanistic practices and the “…phenomena experienced by shamans during altered states of consciousness, are also reflected in rock art.” (Pearson, 2002). In so far as the Tungus people and their shamanism are concerned “…historically and geographically they have been influenced by culture and borrowing and exchange on a wide front, with the shaman playing a crucial and innovative role as recurring agent and mediator for alien spiritual forces.” (Lewis, 1986). Shamanism: An Archaic and/or Recent System of Beliefs. Theseus carried off princess Antiope, sister of Hippolyta, after the battle. Many goddesses have mythological origins portraying them as warriors and huntresses.
Women's Bows: While Ben Pearson doesn't have a designated woman's bow in their lineup, the Advantage bow is probably the best choice for the lady archer.
Lightweight with a broad range of draw weights and lengths make this suitable for many women.
Female shamans or ‘shamankas’, are located among the Tungus people, the Buriats, Yakuts, Ostyaks, and among the Kamchadals “…the place of the shaman was usually taken by especially gifted old women.” (Mac Culloch, 1918). Female shamans are found in Tibet and Afghanistan, with female in Japan, and an Aleut ivory statuette (1816) depicting a “…woman shaman wearing an animal mask.” (Dashu, 2006). There is also comparative evidence for shamans using birds as tutelary spirits or spirit helpers for shamanic ritual (Davenport, 1988), for example the Lascaux ‘man and bison’. Yupik Shaman In religious terms shamans are a class of polytheists (employing shamanistic and worldwide religious practitioners who “…imitate trance states, generally called altered states of consciousness (ASC), for the purpose of communing with spirits (Jones, 2006). Queen Thalestris is the Amazon mentioned in the Alexander the Great legend.