Transformations of the Lithuanian God Perkūnas
Transformationen litauischen Perkūnas

Nijolė Laurinkienė

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3986/sms.v3i0.1833

Abstract

In the article, later substitutions for the god Perkunas are analysed. Most frequently appear the names of the prophet Eliah (Alijošius) and St. George (Jurgis) as the Christian replacements diffused from the Lithuanian region, which borders on Belarus where converting to Christianity began earlier.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.3986/sms.v3i0.1833

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