Maris: Past and Present— in Russian
- Author: Russian and East European Institute
- Number of episodes: 1
- Web site: http://www.iu.edu/~celtie/Lessons/Russian/vedernikova/vedernikova.html
The Mari are one of many nations that inhabit the territory of the Russian Federation. Among the most ancient Finno-Ugric peoples, they have managed to preserve their language, religion and culture to this day, while peacefully co-existing with other peoples of Russia in the modern era.