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God of summer, husband of his sister Marena. His thatched scarecrow is burnt in a bonfire on the holiday of "Ivana Kupala" (the day of Summer Sunstaying)....
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
The Goddess of winter, and as such She became (not unpredictably) a spirit of hunger, sickness, epidemic, and death. Nevertheless, late versions of Her show an increasing association with home and hearth. She was wife of her brother Kupala. In Christian time...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
Prince Ivan
Not a divinity as such, but there are some echoes of a connection to Kupala. Ivan figures in a cycle of tales in several different versions, in which he inlists the aid of creatures he has formerly made a pact with in an initiatory gloss, to encompass the...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic

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Jan 20, 2014 IvANA KuPALA (ST. JoHN'S EvE) REvIvALS AS METAPHoRS 509 actors produce knowledge and cultural goods as part of processes that are ...
YANKA KUPALA STATE UNIVERSITY OF GRODNO is one of the most known and prestigious higher educational institutions of Belarus. The history of the ...
Sep 22, 2015 Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno, Belarus. A. Bezrukova.
War on war: poets of the world at Unesco - Unesdoc
Kupala and Kolas, poets of liberty by Maksim Tank. 24. IF SAINT FRANCIS CAME TO CALL.
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Mar 28, 2012 Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno, 22 Ozheshko Str., Grodno, 230023, Belarus; 2. B.

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Kupala Night - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kupala Night, also known as Ivan Kupala Day (Feast of St. John the Baptist; Russian: Иван-Купала; Belarusian: Купалле; Ukrainian: Іван Купала; Polish: Noc ...
Kupala - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kupala (Belarusian Купала, Russian Купала, Купало, Polish Kupała, Ukrainian Купала, Купало/Купайло) is a traditional goddess in Slavic mythology. All of the ...
Kupala Night in Ukraine -
Kupala Night, also known as Ivan Kupala Day, is a Ukrainian observance annually held on July 7 to celebrate the summer solstice.
Ivan Kupala in Russia, Traditions of Russia - Advantour
The Holiday of Ivan Kupala - general information about the holiday, its celebration in Russia. Ivan Kupala rituals.
Ivana Kupala Holiday Signifies Solstice | Culture / Lifestyle
Jul 9, 2012 Every year, on the summer night of July 6, a beautiful and ancient holiday of Ivana Kupala, takes place in Ukraine. It welcomes the change of ...

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