Perhaps our ancestors had such a creature that could scare a person, and that's invented the Baba Yaga. Although in many fairy tales, Baba Yaga is a good grandmother, who lives in the forest a terrible one.
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This Slavic fairy tale character, and the character of Slavic folklore and mythology.
Baba Yaga - is a terrible old woman, who is endowed with magical powers and owns all sorts of magical items.Usually it shows in the form of a negative character, but sometimes it will melt and assistant to the hero of fairy tales.
In today's presentation, Baba Yaga is the mistress forest, lady birds and animals, broadcasting old woman having a magical layer that guards the border "another kingdom," the kingdom of Death .One leg bone in her that she needed, what would be in the realm of the dead.
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And yet, for us and our children, Baba Yaga - is a terrible old woman with an ugly face, which is feared, particularly frighten her hut on chicken legs and mortar with a broom.Unpleasant character.
26 July 2016
Female image of Baba Yaga is associated with matriarchal ideas about the structure of the social world.The hostess of the forest, Baba Yaga - the result of anthropomorphism.Hint at once animal shape of Baba Yaga, according to Propp, a description of the house as a hut on chicken legs.
Image of Baba Yaga is associated with the legend of the hero going to the underworld (the kingdom of Far Far Away).In these legends, Baba Yaga, standing on the border worlds (leg bone) is a conductor, allowing the hero to get into the world of the dead, through the commission of certain rituals.Another fabulous option can be considered a prototype of the old woman and dressed in fur clothing ittarmy dolls, which are installed even in our day of worship huts on polesI can not understand who you are and what prominusoval.But you are right that Baba Yaga is a guide to the world of the dead.It is believed that Baba Yaga - deceased woman living in the house of the dead.Similar houses scientists found either with bodies or urns with the ashes during excavations in the ancient settlement Berezniaky Yaroslavl Volga region in 1934. - 2 years ago Less set the system as a response is copied (plagiarism) to the Internet, but not written in your own words.Author response beginner and do not know for sure that it is impossible to copy, for it automatically puts the system minus. - 2 years ago 26 July 2016