Category «Norse & Viking»

The Sons of Asgard: Victims of the Darkness: Part One

J. Junior Page

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Where does Tales from the Norse Legends rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far? The Fairy Flag of Dunvegan associated with Clan MacLeod is said to be a scrap of cloth torn from the dress of a fairy who had married a chieftain of the MacLeods but had to leave mortal life after twenty years of marriage. Two royal brothers battle and die for the throne of Thebes and leave behind a city to be led by a wicked and conceited Creon.... [tags: Greek Mythology] The Mythology of the Taino - For many years, throughout the history of humanity, many parts of the world have been changed as a result of take over.

Time Song 1 (Time Walkers: Time Song)

E.B. Brown

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He picked up what the travelers had mistaken for a large cabin or cave. For nine nights he rode until he came to the river Gjoll and rode across its bridge. The wizard Merlin, who features in Arthurian legend, is based on a real man of that name who lived in the 6th century AD. Eight hundred fighting men will forge through each of that hall's five hundred and forty doors. will not be idle. the air quaking with booms and blares and their echoes. and grasp their swords and spears and shields. and gaping Jormungand have met before too.

The Land: Alliances (Chaos Seeds Book 3)

Aleron Kong

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Dan and Danp. even children stopped chattering and listened to his words. I have followed Bellows (see above) in lifting the last stanza of Havamal and placing it at the end of my retelling.. learning of Regin's intention to kill him for the gold. sometimes credited with divine 208 There is no heaven without Titan holding it up, and there is no love without Eros and his arrow. Fates) The three spirits of destiny who spun a thread of life for every living being. the father of NOTT.

Of Dragons & Magic: Tales of the Lost Worlds

Skye Allen, Ellie Christina, Jamie Marchant, Matthew McKiernan, Erik Schubach

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The nature of their conflict shows clearly in the giant mason's price for building the wall. the first of the myths devoted to the enmity of gods and giants. Geirrod leaped out. brother of THIAZZI and IDI. Its first section, The Age of Fable includes Greek, some Norse, and some Egyptian mythology in a sort of "Reader's Digest" format. For humans as a species, myths connect us with our collective history by allowing us to see through the eyes of our ancestors.

Resonant Bronze (Lodestone Tales Book 2)

J.M. Ney-Grimm

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She sits by the weaver herself when she “sees” how Guðrún is “weaving”, that is, plotting a disastrous war, in the other place. Once more he felt fearful and exposed and doomed. Mjollnir. they will find golden chessboards. So the Norsemen battled unafraid and joyful, calling upon their gods to help them. Yggdrasil, the World-Tree, the tree of fate, arises in the center of the Midgard. With his brothers Vili and Ve he had killed the primordial frost giant Ymir and used Ymir's body to make all the different realms of the world, as well as the sea and sky.

The Son Of Odin - The Shadow

Esa Myllylä

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Learning Objectives for this video: Viking Mythology. However, as we possess no written accounts that explicitly interpret the cause of these stranglings, they could have other explanations. Howard, the creator of Conan, was one such author. Consider turning on ads while on vegsource so that you can see what they have to offer, and so that this site can remain free. The air was utterly still there. 'Leave the land here. As a result Brokk stopped working the bellows and the fire cooled. had a short handle. when the cosmic cow AUDHUMLA brought him to life from under the primeval BYRGIR The well to which the earth children.12 BURI three objects.

Lord Peter and Little Kerstin: Medieval Ballads from Sweden

Ian Cumpstey

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YMIR (Confused Noise) The first giant, or JOTUN. Volsunga Saga This appears in Volume VII of the Collected Works of William Morris. They set a dwarf under each corner. others were free to follow the paths appointed for them. The giants name it Hungry Biter.' 'Tell me.' the dwarf replied." the dwarf replied. on which men sail. and in Hel they're known as Helmets of Secrets. 'The gods say Darkness and the most holy gods say Hood. the settling peace. in each and every world?' 'Men call it Night.

Gallow: The Crimson Shield (Gallow - The Fateguard Series)

Nathan Hawke

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Not very much is known about Sif. and in Lokasenna. 11 SKIRNIR'S JOURNEY This myth comprises part of the Elder Edda. Our shared cultural heritage, great works of art, literature, music and drama, cinema, folk tales and fairy tales are all drawn upon again and again by the creators of new works. Freya told Hyndla of Ottar's wager and his offerings. At first the mason seemed dismayed by how little time he would have to finish the work. The Rök Runestone ( Ög 136 ), located in Rök, Sweden, features a Younger Futhark runic inscription that makes various references to Norse mythology Norse mythology is primarily attested in dialects of Old Norse, a North Germanic language spoken by the Scandinavian peoples during the European Middle Ages, and the ancestor of modern Scandinavian languages.

The Rise of the New Bloods, Lumi

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I think.' The rowan or mountain ash that Thor seizes to save himself from drowning in the river Vimur is a tree held to have protective qualities (especially against witches) in many countries. but it can equally be the river of death. There are also modern retellings of Northern lore. The Vikings were also excellent at hit-and-run tactics, thanks largely to their ships. I have also quoted from my own translation of Beowulf (D. Many theories have been launched concerning why the Vikings started with the plundering raids.

Search for the Loon's Necklace: Chronicles of Eirgalon: Book

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Gilling was alarmed and gripped one gunwale. This large bird feeding as it does on carrion with its black plumage and disturbing deep hoarse croak is often viewed with some foreboding for it can be seen as an omen of death. Mother Earth was given four directions - East, South, West, and North, each with physical and spiritual powers. After RAGNAROK (the end of the world). stood guard over the vessels containing the mead.