Bibi van der Velden prince frog ring. The Mammoth collection is made with 40,000 year old woolly mammoth tusk discovered under the permafrost in Siberia. Carved to perfection and based upon prehistoric animals, each piece is inlaid with 18k gold and precious stones.
Buddhism & the Stamping Out of Shamanism Despite the early arrival of the fur traders and merchants in Siberia and Mongolia, shamanism survived. In the 16th century, however, a Mongolian ruler called Altan Khan invited a Tibetan Buddhist mission to the country. His motives were political as he wanted to consolidate his own position as the supreme tribal leader by claiming to be the reincarnation of the great Kubla Khan...http://www.newdawnmagazine.com/articles/secrets-of-siberian-shamanism