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    • Vladimir Kartulinov, about the Tsoros 

      Terbish, Baasanjav (Kalmyk Cultural Heritage Documentation Project, University of Cambridge, 2017-12-01)
      One of Vladimir’s ancestors was a man called Gesha. Gesha’s son was Tsom, whose son was Kartul, whose son was Shipil, whose son was Mandzhi. Madzhi was Vladimir’s father. Vladimir belongs to the Tsoros clan. The Tsoros has ...
    • Petr Darvaev, About the origin of Derben (dorvn) Oirat 

      Terbish, Baasanjav (Kalmyk Cultural Heritage Documentation Project, University of Cambridge, 2017-11-01)
      Petr says that the name Derben Oirat derives from the phrase ‘four close tribes’ that lived in the Altai region. Each of the tribes had their own totemic animal, including the crow, the swan, the wolf and the deer. The ...
    • Maria Erendzhenova, About Dund Khurul 

      Terbish, Baasanjav (Kalmyk Cultural Heritage Documentation Project, University of Cambridge, 2017-12-01)
      Maria is from the clan of Dund Khurul, which consists of several sub-clans or lineages. Her father was from the sub-clan of Iki-Bargas, whereas her husband is from that of Baga-Bargas. The Dund Khurul people live in several ...
    • Lyudmila Sarangova, history of Khar-Buluk 

      Terbish, Baasanjav (Kalmyk Cultural Heritage Documentation Project, University of Cambridge, 2015-07-01)
      Lyudmila says that the village of Yarta was established in 1865 near the village of Khar-Buluk. In 1943, the villagers, along with the rest of the Kalmyk population, were sent into exile. After exile, the villagers rebuilt ...