Mythology

Posted in Tradition on Friday, August 21, 2015 by Joel Höglund

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

Last updated on Friday, October 2, 2015

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Which eye did Odin sacrifice?

Posted in Germanic on Nov 01, 2015

From Gylfagynning and other sources we know that Odin scarified an eye into the well of Mímir in order to take part of its knowledge. But under that root which turns toward the Rime-Giants is Mímir's Well, wherein wisdom and understanding …


Runes

Posted in Germanic on Sep 07, 2015

The old alphabet in the germanic part of europe consisted of runes. The usage and style has varied over time and place, but they all seem to stem from the runerow commonly called The Elder Futhark. The image above depicts a bracteate found …


The Old Norse Calender

Posted in 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 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 …