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A Slavic Shrine Discovered?

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#1 Slavica



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Posted 03 May 2017 - 05:57 AM

Hi everyone - especially those who are interested in slavic history and slavic religion(s) ...


It seems that a previously unknown slavic shrine was found in a cave near Ilirska Bistrica, Slovenia - said to be dedicated to Perun (or its local apparition Kresnik) - with an interesting petroglyph of this slavic deity.


Here is a 'paper' describing it.


If true, this is quite a discovery, as there are very few (if any) extant depictions of slavic deities and gods.


Any thoughts?


A picture of this petroglyph of 'Perun':




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