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Who is Gullveig? Norse Mythology

Gullveig is one of those special characters in Norse myths and legends that is scarcely mentioned but yet plays an important role. The subject of endless ...

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Nerthus – Norse Mythology

Nerthus – is she yet another Norse goddess of the Earth or is she something truly special? And if it’s both, maybe Nerthus can help explain why there are so ...

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Nidhogg – Norse Mythology

Most cultures across the globe have legends of dragons and terrifying serpent-like monsters, and the Norse are no exception. In addition to Jörmungandr, the ...

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Hugin and Munin – Odin’s Ravens Odin’s

The Allfather god Odin is typically depicted with a pair of ravens on his shoulders. Odin’s ravens, known as Hugin and Munin (pronounced HOO-gin and MOO-nin ...

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Ragnarok – Final Battle in Norse Mythology

The famous “End of Days” cataclysmic event in Norse myths, Ragnarok is the culmination of all myths and legends of the Norse people. It’s one of the most ...

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Norns – The Mysterious Weavers of Fate in Norse Mythology

The Norns in Norse mythology are very similar to the Greek Fates and to other female celestial beings from other religions and mythologies. Arguably, the ...

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Valhalla – Odin’s Golden Hall of Fallen Heroes

Valhalla is the great hall of Odin, located in Asgard. It is here that Odin, the Allfather, gathers the greatest Norse heroes to spar, drink, and feast ...

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Valkyries – Norse Warrior Spirits

The Norse Valkyries are among the most famous beings and symbols to survive to this day from ancient Nordic and Germanic mythology. In modern culture, they ...

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Vali – A Norse God of Vengeance

Vali is one of the two Norse gods of vengeance, the other one being Vidar. Both are sons of Odin and both seem to exist almost exclusively for the purpose ...

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Njord – Norse God of the Sea

Njord is one of a few Norse gods and beings associated with the sea, and was an important deity, with widespread worship among the Norse people. However, ...