Vol. 14 (2020): XIV International Symposium Contemporary Issues of Literary Studies : The Silk Road Countries` Folklore
Myth, Ritual and Symbol in Folklore and Literature

Duality of Mortal and Resurrected Deities and its Traces in the “Etheriani”

Rusudan Cholokashvili
Shota Rustaveli Institute of Georgian Literature

Published 2020-10-20


  • Eteriani,
  • Mortal,
  • Deities,
  • Resurrected


For the state alone, a throne and a palace are not enough. In order to renew the dormant world, the young governor of the country must also have a queen. Similarly, the controversy between Absalom and Murman in the Ethereum and the death of the king caused by the loss of the ether must be explained. I.e. The opposing sons of “Eteriani” are also the faces
obtained as a result of the artistic processing of metamorphic creatures representing the ancient deity of the sun.