Forn Sed

Often known under the name Asatru.

This blog will focus on historical accuracy and reconstructionism but also on the contemporary religion and sometimes wander into other heathenry, like Anglo - Saxon faith, Odinism, Theodism and so on.
There will however never be any bigotry, homophobia, anti Semitism or stupid ideas of a "pure" Germanic race. hello! theme by cissysaurus
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"Myth is not prehistory; it is timeless reality, which repeats itself in history."

- Ernst Jünger, The Forest Passage  (via alteringminds)

(Source: cosmic-rebirth)

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Folktale about dwarfs

weirdnessdk:

The people who lived at Mølgård before those that lived there before the current ones were always in good terms with the dwarfs. One day the wife saw a parcel lying on the mound. She took it home with her and consulted her husband about what she should do with it. They agreed to open it and found…

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Folktale about vættir

weirdnessdk:

Madam M. in Frederiksværk saw vættir many years ago. It was a night she was lying in her bed that she woke up by the duvet being pulled down towards the foot-end of the bed. She pulled it back up but it went the same way the second and third time. Then she sat up in the bed and she saw three tiny…

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chrysaoraelectrum:

The Bamberg casket, a 10th-century masterpiece of Scandinavian art, found in a Bavarian church in Germany.
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Viking Age village, model by Lars Agger
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Gussnava Viking Age village, southern Sweden
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Odin, Sleipnir, Hugin, Munin
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Odin and Sleipnir