Tradition

Posted in Home on Thursday, August 20, 2015 by Joel Höglund

This section is the hub for all things related to our heritage. You will be able to read articles on our history, culture and religions. We believe it is of great importance to honour our ancestors and to learn from them.

Last updated on Sunday, May 8, 2016

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The Old Norse Calender

Posted in Mythology / Germanic on Sep 01, 2015

According to Snorri, chapter 62 in his Skaldskaparmal: these are the names of the months: Old norse nameMeaningModern name þorri Dry January Gói Snow February Einmánuðr Juniper month March Gaukmánuðr ok sáðt…


The Germanic Faith

Posted in Mythology on Sep 01, 2015

The germanic faith was fully alive in the northern Europe well, into the last millennia. Although eventually replaced by Christianity, still many myths of our ancestors have been passed down to us. Through these myths we can learn not only …


Prose Edda

Posted in Sources on Aug 24, 2015

The Prose Edda was written by Snorri Sturluson of Iceland in the 13th century. We can truly be grateful for his work and the knowledge that he thus has preserved for our generations. It contains fragments from the Poetic Edda, but also poem…


Poetic Edda

Posted in Sources on Aug 24, 2015

The Poetic Eddas contributes to a large part of the known oral tradition of the Germanic faith. So far I haven't completed the chapters of this book, but I will try to do that as soon as possible. I'd recommend everyone to read at least Háv…


Sources

Posted on Aug 21, 2015


Mythology

Posted on Aug 21, 2015

Our myths contains the collective wisdom of our race, learned and distilled into stories that suit our particular view of life.