Vladimir Vysotsky. Serving the Elements.

Commentary to the song “For long years, this day was awaited...”

This song narrates about the way to unearthly marvels, and the torches, which are burning in the land of our dreams, symbolize the four major religions of the world — Islam, Christianity, Judaism and Buddhism.

The song was written in 1976, performed in the film “The Wind of Hope” (1978).

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