Zu einigen Legenden und Überlieferungen von Wasserquellen in Bulgarien<br>Myths and Legends About Water Sources in Bulgaria</br>

  • Nikolai Kolev

Abstract

In this article the author analyses Bulgarian myths, legends and festive rites to illustrate the traditional beliefs and pagan notions about water, which lie at the core of many myths and legends about water sources, elves, dragons and water bulls as well as in Christian legends about gods and saints: Perun, Jesus, the Virgin Mary, St. George, St. Ivan Rilski, St. Naum, and others.

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Published
2015-05-05
How to Cite
1.
Kolev N. Zu einigen Legenden und Überlieferungen von Wasserquellen in Bulgarien<br>Myths and Legends About Water Sources in Bulgaria</br&gt;. Studia [Internet]. 2015May5 [cited 2020Apr.10];10:195-04. Available from: https://ojs.zrc-sazu.si/sms/article/view/1874
Section
SLOVANSKA MITOLOGIJA – VIRI IN REKONSTRUKCIJE / SLAVIC MYTHOLOGY – SOURCES AND RECONSTRUCTIONS