28MAY 2021
female Norse gods names

female Norse gods names

Akka (Maa-Emoinen) An earth mother goddess of the Finno-Ugric and consort of Ukko, the supreme sky god. She is also called Rauni, which is from rönn , Swedish for rowan, her sacred tree. Her festival was celebrated on the fifteenth of July. Alaisiagae Nordic war goddesses (see also Valkyries). Alfhild A maiden who dressed as a warrior to avoid being taken in marriage by King Alf…

Continue Reading
30OCT 2020
Norse god Tree

Norse god Tree

In the middle of Asgard, where the Gods and Goddesses lives, is Yggdrasil. Yggdrasil is the tree of life, and it is an eternal green Ash tree; the branches stretches out over all of the nine worlds in Norse mythology, and extend up and above the heavens. Yggdrasil is carried by three enormous roots…
bada77.com

Continue Reading
30SEP 2020
Norse god of Darkness

Norse god of Darkness

Höðr, sometimes called Hod, is the twin brother of Baldur, or Baldr, and is a Norse god associated with darkness and winter. He also happened to be blind, and appears a few times in the Norse Skaldic poetry. Their father, Odin, was concerned about Baldur, who kept suffering from terrible nightmares…
kopak.co.kr

Continue Reading
31AUG 2020
Where did viking gods live?

Where did viking gods live?

When the Vikings came to Britain, they had their own pagan religion. They worshipped many gods. The old stories they told about gods, giants and monsters are known as Norse myths. In one story, Thor, the god of thunder, tries to prove his strength to the Giant King by attempting to lift a giant cat…
nabnailbar.com

Continue Reading
01AUG 2020
viking gods symbols

viking gods symbols

The celebration of Yule in Scandinavia predates the Christian holiday by thousands of years Winter Solstice, the time of the year when the days get longer and the sun begins to return was truly a cause for celebration among our ancestors in Scandinavia. Their Midwinter Feast lasted at least twelve days…
http://ulearning.com

Continue Reading