Vol. 14 (2020): XIV International Symposium Contemporary Issues of Literary Studies : The Silk Road Countries` Folklore
Folklore and Literary Text

On Literary Treatment of Mythological Images of Amirani and Ambri

Mary Khukhunaishvili-Tsiklauri
Shota Rustaveli Institute of Georgian Literature

Published 2020-10-20


  • Foklore,
  • Literature,
  • Amiran-Darejaniani,
  • Ambri Arabi


The relationship between folklore and literature is complex and multidimensional. The topic of the research is the investigation of the medieval Georgian secular chivalrous prose romance „Amirandarejaniani“ by Mose Khoneli (XII c) that was created under the influence of the epic story on the chained demigod Amirani.