burkhan

Mongolian - Gods of the Gold tribe. Sometimes referred to as burkhan, Burkhan-Bakshi, Burkhan-Bakshi, Burkhan or Burkhan.

Burkhan

Siberian - A supreme deity. He ordered the construction of a ship to save all the species (except the mammoth) from the impending flood. When the devil Shitkur, in the form of a mouse, tried to gnaw through the ship's timbers, Burkhan created a cat to scare the mouse away. Sometimes referred to as Burkhan, Burkhan-Bakshi, Burkhan-Bakshi or Burkhan.

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