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  • Nadvid Ubushiev, About Great Kalmyk Noblemen 

    Okonov, Andzhur; Oshaev, Nikolai (2015-06-13)
    Nadvid talks about the following historical figures: Kho Orlyuk, Dalai Baatr, Donduk Ombo Khan, Guvzh Dorzh Noyon Khan, Ayuka Khan and Mazan Baatr. Kho Orlyuk had 7 territorial units, whereas Dalai Baatr had only 1. In ...
  • Lyubov' Kekeeva, The History of the Zyungar Regiment of Yashkul' 

    Okonov, Andzhur; Boskhomdzhiev, Mergen (2015-06-20)
    I heard this story from my auntie Anna Dordzhievna. In the past our ancestors asked the Russian empress Ekaterina to resettle them, which she did by sending them to the southwestern borders (today Dagestan) in the hope of ...
  • Ksenia Konchieva, About Ubashi Khan and the 1771 Exodus 

    Churyumova, Elvira; Seleeva, Tsagan (2015-05-25)
    After returning from Siberian exile in 1957, our elders decided to perform a ritual for the land of Ubashi Khan, the land where we live today. It was barren in the past, for people used to set it on fire by using a lot of ...
  • Konstantin Naktanov, The History of Kalmyks 

    Gedeeva, Darina (2016-06-14)
    Konstantin is a Torghut, of the Keryad clan. He was born in Lagan’, Kalmykia. He is a lawyer and a colonel in the police. He travelled to Mongolia and Xinjiang where he talked to people about Mongol-Oirat history. According ...

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