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Mokosh is the Water and Earth Goddess of the Ukraine. She is worshipped in the Slavic countries as the Goddess of Rain and Fertile soil. According to folk belief she shears sheep and spins thread. Her name is derived from the word combination maty kota which means ‘mother of the cat,’ that is, ‘mother of good fortune.’ She is the protector of women as well as occult knowledge and divination. Because it is She who supplies the means for survival, She is also associated with life and death.

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Mokosh is the Water and Earth Goddess of the Ukraine. She is worshipped in the Slavic countries as the Goddess of Rain and Fertile soil. According to folk belief she shears sheep and spins thread. Her name is derived from the word combination maty kota which means ‘mother of the cat,’ that is, ‘mother of good fortune.’ She is the protector of women as well as occult knowledge and divination. Because it is She who supplies the means for survival, She is also associated with life and death.

Serbia seventh century - "Lunula" is a pre-pagan Balto-Slavic Woman's Symbol of the "Bird Cultures" (shamanic feminine) which represents our Soul (emotional bodies). It's shape is the archaic Bird Wings with a Head. If the head points upwards, it meaning is our relationship to this world, if the center points downward, its our relationship with our inner self in cycles of the lunar phases. Its used in modern times (Paganism) as protection amulets. ~ Phoenix at…

Serbia seventh century - "Lunula" is a pre-pagan Balto-Slavic Woman's Symbol of the "Bird Cultures" (shamanic feminine) which represents our Soul (emotional bodies). It's shape is the archaic Bird Wings with a Head. If the head points upwards, it meaning is our relationship to this world, if the center points downward, its our relationship with our inner self in cycles of the lunar phases. Its used in modern times (Paganism) as protection amulets. ~ Phoenix at…

Old wooden windmills at ethnographic museum, Ukraine Stock Photo

Old wooden windmills at ethnographic museum, Ukraine

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Bohdan Khmelnitsky –  Bohdan Khmelnitsky was a Cossack military leader and the father of the Ukrainian nation. He freed Ukraine from the rule of Poland and preserved its national identity.

Bohdan Khmelnitsky – Russiapedia History and mythology Prominent Russians

Bohdan Khmelnitsky was a Cossack military leader and the father of the Ukrainian nation. He freed Ukraine from the rule of Poland and preserved its national identity by bringing it under Russias protectorate.

Perun

Perun

18 of June 2012, 'Miuss. An old boat' by Vladimir Smetanko

Яндекс.Фотки переехали

Фото, автор vladimir-smetanko на Яндекс.Фотках

Windmill, 1926 by Pyotr Konchalovsky (1876-1956, Ukraine)

Pyotr Konchalovsky - Windmill

Windmill, 1926 by Pyotr Konchalovsky (1876-1956, Russia) | | WahooArt.com

Ивана Купала. Как это было

Museu de arquitectura popular de Lviv, Ucrânia. Foto de David Samuel Sants, tomada 9-IX-2011. In: Flickr

Museu de arquitectura popular de Lviv, Ucrânia. Foto de David Samuel Sants, tomada 9-IX-2011. In: Flickr