Svarog

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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Svarog

 

one of the principal gods of Russian and West Slavic mythology; the god of the sky and celestial fire. Svarog was the father of Svarozhich, the god of terrestrial fire.

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