The Professor, the Shaman, and Me

Kyzyl, Tuva   "You are a cow!" Kenin-Lobsam concluded emphatically. "I am also a cow. Based upon the astrological conditions surrounding our births, I can work with you. What can I do for you?" I had heard that Kenin-Lobsam is the leading academic authority on...

read more

30,000 Cultural Monuments

Abakan, Khakassian Autonomous Republic, Russia "If the numbers on your bus ticket add up to six and six you must eat it." "Why?" "Because if the numbers add up to the same figure it's good luck." "And if I have this good luck, and don't eat the bus ticket, I will have...

read more