The Chuvash language belongs to the Turkic language family and is the only surviving language of the Bulgarian group.
Chuvash embroidery and costume
Chuvash embroidery, the only one of its kind, has no knots and looks the same on both sides
Ancient Chuvash runic writing
The ancient Chuvash runic alphabet was used by the Chuvash until the 19th century.
Many features of mythology and religion among the Chuvash have been preserved to this day, including traditional burial rites, a system of feasts and rituals.
Old folklore includes songs of everyday life, ritual, social content (orphans, convicts, exiles, etc.) and historical (about the events of the Golden Horde and the Kazan Khanate, about Stepan Razin, Yemelyan Pugachev).