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Misc. source - Ovoo

Identifier

004993

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

A description of the experience

“This Ovoo is a powerful site for ceremonies the local spirits as well as father heaven, mother earth and other shamanist spirits inhabit it” – from Shamans of Siberia and Mongolia.

Dr Batzorig a shaman from Ulaan Baator Mongolia at the site of a sacred Ovoo, calling forth the spirits of the weather” – from Shamans of Siberia and Mongolia.

The Ovoo is the equivalent of a shamanists shrine, in Mongolia when passing by an ovoo travelers are required to walk around it three times and place a rock, coin or bone on it. In doing this they add to its power symbolically and themselves receive "windhorse", which is good luck for his journey. ” – from Shamans of Siberia and Mongolia.

The source of the experience

Siberian shamanism

Concepts, symbols and science items

Concepts

Weather control

Symbols

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Overloads

Visit sacred sites

Suppressions

Listening to beating sounds

Commonsteps

References