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A workshop “Karelian Runes: Tradition and modernity” will be held in Petrozavodsk.

Capacity building Event

09/06/2023 11:00 - 15:00

Europe and North America | Petrozavodsk | 3, German Titov str.

Seminars and training/courses

Languages: Karelian (Karelia), Russian

The event will be held on June 9 on the eve of the Karelian Rune Day.

At the seminar, participants:
– will find out whether Karelian rune singers held hands,
– will find elements of folk tales in Kalevala,
– will hear Karelian runes, Kalevala yoigs, instrumental treatments of runic themes performed by the “Istoki” ensemble,
– will feel like real rune singers by taking part in a competition of Karelian rune performers,
– will play the ethno-game “Калевала.ru “.

The winners of the creative contest “In search of the Main Rune” will also be announced.