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Kulin signs

Question [underlined] What is it? What is the matter?
Pass right hand palm outwards from in front of left breast
up [to- crossed out] at 45ᵒ from horizon [to a little beyond line of - crossed out]
for say 18 inches; hold [f- crossed out] steady for a moment and
let fall. When raising up hand, jerk chin

[Marginal text]
or raise right hand
to level of face
– back to right side – then
wave it to right and
hold up a moment
before letting fall,
at same time jerk up

[Look to, see [underlined] point to eye with forefinger of right -crossed out]
[hand, then in direction indicated. -crossed out]
Run [underlined] Double the fists and with elbows
bent make alternate [motions - crossed out] circular motions
with each fist [im- crossed out] in front to imitate the motions
of legs running. Done rapidly indicates speed.
See - seeing [underlined] same sign as eye – then extend
finger in direction indicated.
Shield [underlined] Hold left hand up a little higher
than shoulder – in front and with fingers
bent as if holding the handle of the shield
vibrate the hand rapidly.
Spear [underlined] Imitate with both hands the action
of placing a spear in the rest of the
throwing stick.
Sleep [underlined]. Incline head upon open hand
towards shoulder.
Small .[underlined] little . describe a small circle – say
one inch diameter [f - crossed out] with the fore finger.
Snake [underlined] Hold [ha - crossed out] right hand in front palm downwards all fingers
and thumb [che- crossed out] clenched, except forefinger
which is extended; then make a zigzag
movement downwards.
Sun , day [underlined] Point to east; then indicate
course of sun to western horizon.
Thirsty. [underlined] Smack the lips as if mouth
were very dry.
Tired [underlined] point successively to thighs & feet and support small
of back with hands – move very slowly forward.

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