Hel - half flesh half undead, Hel is the daughter of Loki and ruler of Niflheim, the Norse land of the dead.

Hel - half flesh half undead, Hel is the daughter of Loki and ruler of Niflheim, the Norse land of the dead. This is where the Christian idea of Hell comes from. As Norse mythology predates Christianity.

Norse mythology - The gifts of the Dwarves

Norse mythology - The gifts of the Dwarves

The best famous horse in Norse mythology is Sleipnir, The son of Loki. After Loki gave birth to him, he made Sleipnir a gift to Odin. Sleipnir has 8 legs& according to Snorri he's grey in color.

The best famous horse in Norse mythology is Sleipnir, The son of Loki. After Loki gave birth to him, he made Sleipnir a gift to Odin. Sleipnir has 8 legs& according to Snorri he's grey in color. Only the Norse people can come up with this stuff!

Kvasir In Norse mythology: Kvasir was a being born of the saliva of the Æsir and the Vanir, two groups of gods. Extremely wise, Kvasir traveled far and wide, teaching and spreading knowledge. This continued until the dwarfs Fjalar and Galar killed Kvasir and drained him of his blood. The two mixed his blood with honey, resulting in the Mead of Poetry, a mead which imbues the drinker with skaldship and wisdom, and the spread of which eventually resulted in the introduction of poetry to…

natasailincic: The Death of Kvasir and the creation of the Mead of Poetry.Featured in The Illuminated Edda.

Viking women...  This paper seeks to provide a new contribution to the debates on Viking Age women by focusing on a rather controversial notion of ‘female warriors’. The core of the article comprises a preliminary survey of archaeological evidence for female graves with weapons (axes, spears, swords and arrowheads) from Viking Age Scandinavia.   http://www.medievalists.net/2014/06/03/warrior-women-viking-age-scandinavia-preliminary-archaeological-study/  #vikings #women

Artistic reconstruction of Viking warrior women grave from Trekroner-Grydehøj, Denmark. Drawing by Mirosław Kuźma

odin

Three chronicles (One dream / Odin / Achilles), Boris Nad

Odin

Yes, he is grouchy, wouldn't you be if you had to endure all that BS human "historians" and Hollywood imbeciles talk about you? May they all go to down Garmr!

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