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  • Sanj Khoyt, Where the Khoshuds Live 

    Terbish, Baasanjav; Churyumova, Elvira (2018-03-31)
    Sanj says that today the Khoshuds live dispersed in three countries, including Russia, Mongolia and China. In Kalmykia there are three groups: (1) Tyumnya Khoshud, who are descendants of the Khoshuds that lived in Khoshudskiy ...
  • Sanj Khoyt, The History of the Khoshuds 

    Terbish, Baasanjav; Churyumova, Elvira (2018-03-31)
    Sanj talks about the history of the Khoshuds. This is his story: According to the Secret History of Mongols, Chingis Khan’s bodyguards consisted of three parts, including keptyul (night guard), khorchin (bowmen) and turgak ...
  • Sanj Khoyt, The Composition of the Khoshuds 

    Terbish, Baasanjav; Churyumova, Elvira (2018-03-31)
    Sanj talks about Khoshud groups in Russia, Mongolia and China. He says that the Khoshuds are one of the Oirat groups with the smallest population. Scholars who worked on the Khoshuds of Mongolia are Ochir Ayudain and ...
  • Sanj Khoyt, About a Genetic Research on the Khoshuds 

    Terbish, Baasanjav; Churyumova, Elvira (2018-03-31)
    Sanj talks about the collection of Kalmyk skulls stored at the Moscow State University and a genetic project that he did in 2007. He says that the collection is stored at the Anthropological Museum of the Moscow State ...

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