Birds Birds. In the various mythological traditions of the Birds are as an indispensable element of religious-mythological system and ritual, which has various functions. Birds can be a deity, the demiurge, the characters, transformed by the people, the trickster, driving zhivotnymi, shamans, heroes, totemic ancestors, etc. They act as special classifiers and poetic symbols of the divine essence, top, sky, spirit, sky, sun, thunder, wind, clouds, freedom, growth, life, fertility, abundance, elevation, ascent, inspiration, prophecy, prediction, communication between the space areas of the soul, child, spirit, life, etc.