RELIGIOUS IDENTITY OF INDEGENOUS PEOPLES IN CENTRAL ASIA AND SIBERIA IN THE MODERN TIME

Liubov ABAEVA

The article deals with the religious identity of the Indigenous peoples in Central Asia and Siberian autochthonic peoples in the modern time. The processes of modernization and transformation which we are noticing nowadays had greatly influenced on the traditional worldview of the mentioned peoples and modified their religious identity.

Key words: religious identity, Mongolian and Siberian peoples, Religious culture and its evolution.