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Valhala

Odin shares some of his meat with Muninn and Huginn. Inspired by Neil Gaiman’s Norse Mythology.

Illustration

A Norse Solar Eclipse


(Sköll chasing Árvakr and Alsviðr, from the D’Aulaires book of Norse Mythology)

A solar eclipse is not something that is commonly referenced in Norse mythology however we can discern some intriguing aspects of solar worship from ancient sources archaeology and one or two later surviving texts. 568 more words

Eclipse

Transitions and Hope

I’m going through a bit of a shift since last week or the week before; I seem to have finally settled on a degree program I want to pursue through my master’s. 1,004 more words

Not All Heathens Are Racist

I wish I didn’t have to write this.  I wish that those that hold so much hate in their hearts would recognize what a poison it is.   828 more words

Pagan

Utiseta and Runes.

From Alte Sitta

These are the runes this site suggests for utiseta:
First, the runes you galdr for utiseta:

– Ansuz – the rune of Breath… 742 more words

Lessons

Valknut

We all often see the ancient symbol which Valknut is but not many people know the meaning of it so let’s clear it up. I also have this symbol tattooed on my forearm and often my friends ask what does it mean but there is never enough time to explain it all to them so I just brush them off with a very vague explanation. 552 more words

Penumbra

Thought, Memory and All the Wisdom in the World

Oðin, the wanderer, threw his eye into the pool at the root of the world tree, to gain wisdom.

The Icelandic Green Party Reassembles the World Tree in the Election of 2013… 218 more words

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