Vocabulary

  • KHUSHOOR Mongolian “khuushuup”) - Popular Buryat-Mongolian dish of meat and dough, similar to pasties, but, as a rule, somewhat smaller. Meat (beef or ...
  • DZHAMSARAN (var: Zhamsaran) - pre-Buddhist Tibetan and Mongolian god of war. He was inducted into the pantheon of wrathful (or enraged) deities by...
  • GOOROO a rite, moving clockwise around a sacred place, turning prayer-wheels and praying. Monks say that this rite purifies your karma and multiplies your go...
  • KAMLANIE a shamanistic ritual that connected shaman with other worlds – Under or Upper. The word is derived from the Turkic «kam» - a wizard, sorcerer, soothsa...
  • DUGZHUUBA a typical rite of Oriental New Year, which is held on the Eve (30 - th of the 12 - th lunar month). This spiritual rite is supposed to clean t...