“Archi Dyiete” is the center of the spiritual culture of the Yakuts, the history of the religion of the indigenous peoples of the republic is presented here.
The building itself is made in the form of a large marquee, decorated in national style.
In this center, you can pass the rite of blessing – Algys.
According to Yakut beliefs, herbal smoke and prayers are purged of evil spirits. Ceremonies are held by “algyschit” – a man who, according to legend, can conjure a kindly force. Through the fire, he appeals to the deities and asks them for luck, health, or help.
In the tradition of the Yakuts, it is customary to meet with this rite every guest who has come from far away.