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Kalevala and its background

Björn Collinder

Kalevala and its background

by Björn Collinder

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Published by Almqvist & Wiksell in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kalevala.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Björn Collinder.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p.
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16973229M

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The Kalevala (Finnish: Kalevala, IPA: [ˈkɑle̞ʋɑlɑ]) is a 19th-century work of epic poetry compiled by Elias Lönnrot from Karelian and Finnish oral folklore and mythology.

It is regarded as the national epic of Karelia and Finland Kalevala and its background book is one of the most significant works of Finnish Kalevala was instrumental in the development of Kalevala and its background book Finnish national identity and the Author: Elias Lönnrot. The Kalevala is the great Finnish epic, which like the Iliad and the Odyssey, grew out of a rich oral tradition with prehistoric roots.

During the first millennium of our era, speakers of Uralic languages (those outside the Indo-European group) who had settled in the Baltic region of Karelia, that straddles the border of eastern Finland and north-west Russia, developed an oral poetry that was Cited by: 5.

Elias Lonnrot's noble achievement, "The Kalevala," sings myriad Finnish tales to a reader's heart and formidable epic poem weaves music, magic, and lusty suprahuman heroes traditional to Finland, and derives from Lonnrot's artistic assembly of oral reading this classic, one careers through a unique culture and mythology on horse-drawn sledges and hand-crafted 5/5(5).

THE KALEVALA AND ITS BACKGROUND Hardcover – January 1, by Bjorn Collinder (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price Author: Bjorn Collinder.

“The Kalevala” is a Finnish national epic. It begins with the Earth’s creation and concludes with the disempowerment of the main God (Shaman Väinämöinen) who appears throughout the book and is portrayed in almost all the songs.

Kalevala, Finnish national epic compiled from old Finnish ballads, lyrical songs, and incantations that were a part of Finnish oral tradition. The Kalevala was compiled by Elias Lönnrot, who published the folk material in two editions (32 cantos, ; enlarged into 50 cantos, ).Kalevala, the dwelling place of the poem’s chief characters, is a poetic name for Finland, meaning “land.

The Kalevala is considered the national epic of Finland. It was compiled and edited by Elias Lönnrot while he was a district health officer in eastern Finland, at that time under the governance of Russia. The poem consists of 50 runos or cantos lines of poetry.

The poem tells the story of a people, from the very beginning of the world to the introduction of Christianity. The national folk epic of Finland is here presented in an English translation that is both scholarly and eminently readable.

The lyrical passages and poetic images, the wry humor, the tall-tale extravagance, and the homely realism of the 'Kalevala' come through with extraordinary effectiveness/5(). For me as a writer seeking inspiration from and a deeper understanding of the Kalevala, Professor Juha Pentikainen's book, Kalevala Mythology, translated and edited by Ritva Poom was worth the read.

It is not a light read. Having a special interest in the subject matter helps in following many of the detailed explanations of sources and history/5(9).

Hello all. Today is part 1 of hopefully a long running series in which I read the Finnish epic The Kalevala, the book that gives Finland it's identity, please let me know below if you would watch.

The Kalevala is the great Finnish epic, which like the Iliad and the Odyssey, grew out of a rich oral tradition with prehistoric roots. During the first millennium of our era, speakers of Uralic languages (those outside the Indo-European group) who had settled in the Baltic region of Karelia, that straddles the border of eastern Finland and north-west Russia, developed an oral poetry that was Reviews: Asgaardian Events presents Northern Winds Tour with Kalevala folk band, Grimner & Vorgrum.

September - DE - Kalevala (RU), Grimner (SE), Lubbenau. The Kalevala is the great Finnish epic, which like the Iliad and the Odyssey, grew out of a rich oral tradition with prehistoric roots.

During the first millenium of our era, speakers of Uralic languages (those outside the Indo-European group) who had settled in the Baltic region of Karelia, that straddles the border of eastern Finland and north-west Russia, developed an oral poetry that was.

The Mabinogion, the earliest literary jewel of Wales, is a collection of ancient tales and legends compiled around the 12th and 13th century deriving from storytelling and the songs of bards handed down over the is a remarkable document in many ways.

From an historical perspective, it is the earliest prose literature of Britain. But it is in its drama that many surprises await, not. Kalevala is the Finnish national epic. This means it is a book that is very important to Finnish people. Kalevala has many stories in it. The stories of Kalevala are poems that are very old.

Long ago, people sang these poems. The poems have a unique metre that is not known outside Finnic languages. There are many themes in these stories from.

treasury of epical beauty, folklore, and mythology comprised in The Kalevala, the national epic of the Finns. A brief description of this peculiar people, and of their ethical, linguistic, social, and religious life, seems to be called for here in order that the following poem may be the better understood.

A lovely, lyrical picture book that gave me my first glimpse of the epic. Focuses on a portion of the Kalevala not included in my own retelling. The Maiden of Northland: A Hero Tale of Finland, retold by Aaron Shepard, Atheneum, New York, An earlier version of.

The Kalevala is the great Finnish epic, which like the Iliad and the Odyssey, grew out of a rich oral tradition with prehistoric roots. During the first millenium of our era, speakers of Uralic languages (those outside the Indo-European group) who had settled in the Baltic region of Karelia, that straddles the border of eastern Finland and north-west Russia, developed an oral poetry that was Reviews: Kalevala Jewelry seeks its inspiration from the unique Finnish and Scandinavian jewelry traditions throughout the ages.

Most of the Kalevala Koru models are replicas of ancient Iron Age jewelry discovered by archaeologists. Read more about Kalevala Jewelry. Kalevala Jewelry is made from genuine sterling silver (/) and warmly glowing bronze. The establishment of Kalevala Jewelry was the result of the visions and vigor of strong Finnish women, but its first collections were nevertheless designed by a man.

Germund Paaer (–) designed the first pieces of jewelry based on pieces selected from the Finnish National Museum's collections.Kalevala as Religion Although it is true that from far back in pre-history of Finland, the Finnish Kalevalan people worshipped nature, and were shamanistic societies, today the study of Kalevala centers on its literary, historical and cultural significance.Find the perfect kalevala stock photo.

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