in Kalmuck mythology, was a brazen image which showed the' skill and perfection this nation had acquired in mechanical art. With crossed feet, he appears to sit upon an opening flower. 'The lower part of the body is covered, while the upper part is naked. The head carries a crown in the shape of a pyramid. This god is worshipped by old people: he is said to possess the power to give health, long life, and rejuvenescence.