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  • Irina Lidzhieva, Milk Products in Rituals 

    Churyumova, Elvira; Boskhomdzhiev, Mergen (2015-05-11)
    ‘Tsagan idyan’ or milk products include the following: yoghurt, milk, dried yoghurt and others. Irina says milk products are used in many rituals. At weddings when the groom and his delegation come to the bride’s house, ...
  • Antonina Boskhandjieva, Bulmg 

    Okonov, Andzhur; Terbish, Baasanjav (2015-05-11)
    In this video Antonina offers a modern recipe for making sweet bulmg. In contrast, Antonina’s mother usually made non-sweet bulmg from butter. Antonina says that in the past people made bulmg either on holidays or when ...
  • Alena Lidzhieva, About Milk 

    Dovurkaev, Karu; Chryumov, Anton (2017-08-01)
    After milking milk should be poured into a bucket and then covered with a lid, because it is forbidden to expose milk to the night sky (i.e. expose what is white to what is black). After dark it is also forbidden to give ...