13.02.2009 · 12:53 pm
Yoshkar-Ola, Republic of Mari El, Russian Federation
July 6-26, 2009.
Mari State University is happy to announce annual Summer School in Mari Language and Culture organized by the Department of Mari Language and Literature – Institute of Finno-Ugric Studies, and International Office of Mari State University. Continue reading →
03.02.2009 · 12:11 am
Like his seventeenth century predecessor Nikon whose wide-ranging reforms of the church sparked the Great Schism in Russian Orthodoxy, Kirill I, who was enthroned as patriarch in Moscow yesterday, comes from a family which has its roots in the Finno-Ugric nations of the Middle Volga. Continue reading →