The Three-Headed One at the Crossroad. A Comparative Study of the Slavic God Triglav
Troglavi na razpotju. Primerjalna študija o slovanskem bogu Triglavu

Jiří Dynda

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3986/sms.v17i0.1495

Abstract

This paper introduces a comparative analysis combined with a historical source overview concerning a particular Slavic god: Triglav. The aim of this paper is to verify the hypothesis that Triglav was, in the cosmological perspective, a deity connecting the structured layers of the world. Numerous indications from various written and archaeological sources may be drawn upon in the forming of a comprehensive picture of competences of this deity.

Keywords

Triglav; tricephality; cosmology; crossroads; Indo-European comparative mythology

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.3986/sms.v17i0.1495

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