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JŪRATĖ AND KASTYTIS :. Similarities with Homer’s legend. Keywords. Place of legends : The sea Nymph Calipso and mermaid Jūratė : Loved mortal hero passionately W ere the sea Goddesses Under went fatal love Odysseus and Kastytis : E ndurance , courage ous , mortal Gods were:

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j rat and kastytis

JŪRATĖ AND KASTYTIS:

Similarities with Homer’s legend

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Keywords

Placeoflegends:

  • Thesea

Nymph Calipso and mermaid Jūratė:

  • Loved mortal hero passionately
  • Were the sea Goddesses
  • Underwent fatal love

Odysseus and Kastytis:

  • Endurance, courageous, mortal

Gods were:

  • Vengeance, jealousy,powerful
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The Goddess Jūratė lived in a beautiful amber palace in the bottom of the Baltic sea.

Jūratė ruledtheseaandallofthesea-life.

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The immortal GoddessJūratė fell in love with thehandsome youngfisherman Kastytis

Sculpture by Nijolė Gaigalaitė, 1961,

Palanga, Lithuania

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The father of all Gods – Thunder-god Perkūnas became furious and punished lovers.

Kastytis was killed by Perkūnas and Jūratė mourns him to this day.

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To Lithuanians, the small, tear – shaped pieces of amber are the tears of Jūratė, as clear and pure as her fatal love.

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In 1937, at the International Graphic Art Exhibition in Paris, artist Vaclovas Rataiskis-Ratas was awarded the prix d\'honeur for his woodcut illustrations of Jūratė ir Kastytis