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  • Mari the Last Pagans in Europe

    In the center of Russia, on the left bank of the Volga between Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod, the Mari ( a Volga Finnic ethnic group ) keep their culture and religion based on the belief in the power of nature. Early […] More

  • How Belorussians and Ukrainians Celebrate Malanka

    Ukrainian and Belorussian New Year obtained the name Malanka from a folk tale collected by a Ukrainian ethnologist. The story is based on The Creator Praboh and his four sons and one daughter. One son was the Devil, the second […] More

  • Summer Solstice in Slavic pagan tradition

    Summer Solstice in Slavic pagan tradition – For many bygone civilizations, the summer solstice—the longest day of the year—was endowed with great significance. People celebrated this special day, which falls in June in the northern hemisphere and is also known […] More