Mother Umay, owner of the Tree of Life
Protector of women, children, and Turkish communities around the world. It is the most important sacred being, symbol of birth and fertility in Turkish mythology.
There is a battle scene on a Umay stone stel and a leader gets her blessing. This scene is also to be seen on Pazyryk felt in Hermitage Museum.
Today, Umay is used as a female name.
She gave her name to the month; May.
DG Savinov, Ancient burial mounds Uzuntala - Altai, (the question of allocating Kurai culture).// Archeology North Asia. Novosibirsk, 1982/link