Vocabulary

  • EKHOR Buryat folk circle dance similar to Russian khorovod. It is a group dance, where people move holding hands, swaying and singing, making at the same ti...
  • ARKHI Mongolian vodka made from cow's milk named also "tarasun" of 15-18°. Europeans called this drink "tricky water" because it tas...
  • SARMA wind blowing in the middle of the lake. Is the most powerful winds of Lake Baikal. On average, in November, Sarma follows 10 days in December - 13. Us...
  • NERPA fresh-water seal, one of the three species of freshwater seals in the world, endemic to Lake Baikal. A lot of seals lay on the shores of Ushkanyi Isla...
  • ATLAS of Tibetan medicine “Atlas of Tibetan Medicine - Blue Beryl” by Desi Sangye Gyatso
    An excellent illustrated commentary on Zhood-shee, established in the 17th century by ...