Folk Story of a Person, Walled-in as a Sacrifice

  • Mariam Bakuridze International Black Sea University
Keywords: Ballad, folk, sacrifice


Human sacrifice was an accepted practice for everyone in the world. And as the history progressed, this religious belief gradually became a legend connected to various architectural monuments. Therefore, one can say with certainty that similar conditions have created similar stories.
The Georgian Legend is different and distinctive. This legend originates from Georgian soil, in local conditions, but these conditions were similar to the conditions in other countries, which arises visual similarities between the story in the Georgian legends and other nations.

Author Biography

Mariam Bakuridze, International Black Sea University
Associate Professor, Faculty of Education and Humanities