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Saranda 01-19-2012 06:12 PM

Latvian folk songs about horses
 
Just thought I'd share. Horses have always been a very important part of Latvian culture and mythology, so we have quite a few beautiful folk songs, dedicated solely to the symbol of the horse. Here's couple of my favourite and, if you wish, I can also translate them in English. :)

Dark is the night, green is the grass:

Tum

When it snows:


Long I heard, now I see:


Oh fog, oh dew:


Saranda 01-19-2012 06:37 PM

And this is an ancient war song, also mentioning horses -

The crested tit is singing:



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