Kazici Bull Stone


Kazici, Rundēnu rural community, Ludza municipality


It is a large stone – an ancient Latgalian cult stone. Its length is 5.3 m, width – 3.5 m, height – 1.8 m). It is assumed that the stone was used as a border stone. There are two carved crosses and a sign resembling a horse-shoe, looking as a deer or bull head. Due to this the boulder received its name. On a side of the stone there is one more carved diamond-shaped sign. Old people say that if you touch the stone it can take all your diseases and will give you power and energy.

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