Russian Folk Art - Ivan and the Firebird

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The Firebird-Russian Folklore. The firebird is symbolic of light and it is said that when one feather from the tail of the firebird falls to the ground, a new artistic tradition is born, hence why it is such a popular motif amongst artists.

"Tale Of A Golden Hair Girl" Lacquer Art by Marie Mainova (Kholui)

"Tale Of A Golden Hair Girl" Lacquer Art by Marie Mainova (Kholui)

Jarilo (Cyrillic: Ярило) was Slavic god of vegetation, fertility and springtime. Jarilo was 10th son of supreme Slavic god of thunder, Perun, born on the last night of February. On the same night Jarilo was stolen from his father and taken to the world of dead, where he was adopted by Veles, Perun's enemy, Slavic god of underworld and cattle.The Slavs believed underworld to be an ever-green world of eternal spring and wet, grassy plains, where Jarilo grew up guarding cattle of his…

Jarilo (Cyrillic: Ярило) was Slavic god of vegetation, fertility and springtime…

#Veles, #slavic_gods, #mythology, #pagan, #slavic_mythology, #pagan_mythology  "By His Name" http://vesemir.blogspot.ru/2015/09/blog-post_18.html

#Veles, #slavic_gods, #mythology, #pagan, #slavic_mythology, #pagan_mythology "By His Name" http://vesemir.blogspot.ru/2015/09/blog-post_18.html

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Всеволод Иванов.  ФЛОТ ГИПЕРБОЛОРЕИ ВЫПОЛНИТ ПРИКАЗ!. (Гиперборея, Ведическая Русь).  Vsevolod  Ivanov .  Hyperborea. (Vedic Rus)

Всеволод Иванов. ФЛОТ ГИПЕРБОЛОРЕИ ВЫПОЛНИТ ПРИКАЗ!. (Гиперборея, Ведическая Русь). Vsevolod Ivanov . Hyperborea. (Vedic Rus)

Художники-сказочники. Часть 1. Корольков В. А. - Ярмарка Мастеров - ручная работа, handmade

Художники-сказочники. Часть 1. Корольков В. А. - Ярмарка Мастеров - ручная работа, handmade

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