"Suure tamme" laul - süntees

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Matej Goršič;
  • Publisher: Eesti Kirjandusmuuseum
  • Journal: Mäetagused (issn: 1406-992X, eissn: 1406-9938)
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  • Subject: comparative mythology | cyclic space-time | integral interpretation | runo song poetry | symbolic analysis | thunder-god | Ethnology. Social and cultural anthropology | GN301-674

A cyclic space-time concept in which one cycle corresponds to one year, can be used as a basis for an integral theory of a mythic world-and-time tree. According to this theory, mythic oaks of the runo songs are symbols both of the time/year and world/nature: growth of a... View more
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