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The Land of Ancestors. The Bone Man and Other Secrets of the Ancient Sanctuary

... collections of the same or later period, of funeral masks from the medieval sepultures in the Kama basin. Envoy from the Kingdom of the Dead? There is much evidence that masks were used in funeral rites. They were discovered in the sepultures of the Ob Ugrians, in the medieval burials in the north of Western Siberia, including the famous sepulture No 27 of Zelyony Yar burial ground that contained a warrior’s mummy. Beginning with the 1st millennium A. D., face-covering masks are considered to be a ...

Modified: 30.04.2010
Khanty , Ust'-Poluy , northern Ob basin , funeral mask , face , anthropomorphous images , cult of the dead , Ugrians , deer-breeding nomad culture , sanctuary , excavations
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In search of Magna Hungaria

... the Turkic-Huns expansion known in history as Vlkerwanderung — The Migration Period. Caught in the turmoil of the dramatic era were the numerous old Ugrian tribes who lived in West Siberia. History sealed their fates in different ways. The southern Ugrians (modern Hungarians, or Magyars) were carried away by moving Hun tribes, endured quite a few ordeals, more than once were on the brink of ruin and finally settled on the middle Danube. The northern Ugrians after a long train of “heydays” and ...

Modified: 25.10.2007
Magna Hungaria , old Ugrian , Ugrians , Magyars
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In Search of Magna Hungaria

... the Turkic-Huns expansion known in history as Vlkerwanderung — The Migration Period. Caught in the turmoil of the dramatic era were the numerous old Ugrian tribes who lived in West Siberia. History sealed their fates in different ways. The southern Ugrians (modern Hungarians, or Magyars) were carried away by moving Hun tribes, endured quite a few ordeals, more than once were on the brink of ruin and finally settled on the middle Danube. The northern Ugrians after a long train of “heydays” and ...

Modified: 30.01.2006
Magna Hungaria , old Ugrian , Ugrians , Magyars
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