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Stribog is the god of winds, known mostly among Eastern Slavs. His statue (kumir) stood among the statues of Perun, Horoz and Mokosh in Kiev, Ukraine.

Myths & Legends

All winds, no matter if they are from land or sea, small or strong are considered as His grandchildren. His symbolic animal and messenger was the eagle.

There is a story that his grandchildren brings brought Marzanna and her Winter at the end of year, as well and Vesna and her Spring at the beginning of March.


He is represented as old, white-bearded man with large horn as an instrument. He uses the large horn to call the winds, his grandchildren.