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  • Valentina Bovaeva, About the Kalmyk Language 

    Terbish, Baasanjav; Churyumova, Elvira (2018-03-31)
    Valentina says that the Kalmyk language does not have dialect variations. Although there is no clan-related difference in how people speak, some families may have certain words or expressions that are unique to them. ...
  • Sanal Sandzheev, How to Be a Proper Kalmyk 

    Terbish, Baasanjav; Churyumova, Elvira (2018-03-31)
    In this short interview, lama Sanal talks about values and traditional rules that Kalmyks should follow in his opinion.Question: How should modern Kalmyks behave in order to carry with dignity the name of Buddhism and that ...
  • Petr Nadbitov, About Kalmyk Language and Culture 

    Terbish, Baasanjav; Churyumova, Elvira (2018-03-31)
    In this video Petr, a famous Kalmyk choreographer, talks about Kalmyk language, culture and dances. He says that the Kalmyks should keep their language alive. He adds that today many Kalmyks speak, think and write in ...
  • Bulgun Mankirova, Sanal Badmaev, A Kalmyk Language Club in Moscow 

    Terbish, Baasanjav; Churyumova, Elvira (2018-03-31)
    The Club of the Kalmyk Language (Khal’mg kelnya klub) was founded in Moscow in 2013. In the first year the number of attendees, including children and grown-ups, was around 40. Free of charge, the classes were first held ...

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