Омск, Россия; Павлодар, Казахстан
XXII международный научный симпозиум "Интеграция археологических и этнографических исследований"/ The XXIIth international scientific symposium «The Integration of Archaeological and Ethnographic Researches»

Ожередов Ю.И.  

Fishes, staying on their tailes

The article, dedicated to the theme "fish standing on their tails", is the beginning of the study of virtually unexplored plot, known in ancient, medieval and traditional art of Eurasia. Preliminary conclusions point to two semantic components. One of them is connected with the theme of marriage, the second  - theme of the death, the afterlife and the magical link of the real and otherworldly worlds.

Key words: fish standing on tails, olenny stone, vishap, statue, Mongolia, marriage, death, funeral ritual.

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