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Asatru, an Ancient Religion Reborn
"Asatru" (often known as "Heathenism," "Germanic Paganism," "Elder Troth," and other names) means "faith in the Aesir", which are the Gods of pre-Christian Scandinavia. The other Germanic peoples (Goths,...

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Ways of the Asatru
Chapter 2: The Nature of Divinity and Deity in Ásatrú …………..
BASIC BELIEFS Although there are many variations in beliefs and
Magic is not part of Ásatrú worship. In fact Ásatrú worship may be a group observance or a private offering. Yule is the only really universal Ásatrú holiday .
You've recently come home to Asatru, the religion of your ancestors. group, or would you like to grow Asatru in your area and meet a lot of new people?
The Ásatrú Folk Manifesto
The neo-pagan world has heard of the Ásatrú for easily two decades with all the concept.

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Pagan Pride Day set for Saturday
In the traditional Ásatrú ceremony, a drinking horn full of mead or ale is passed around and participants make toasts to the gods, other supernatural beings, heroes, ancestors, past deeds and to oaths or promises of future actions.
Wyrd Designs – King Radbod and the Importance of the Ancestors
Pagan Community Notes: Vivianne Crowley, Odroerir Journal, Sacred Harvest
Reading more on their website it seems clear that they focus solely on Germanic paganism/ heathenry/ Asatru (whatever name you might prefer).
Invisible Christian Privilege
Most people just don't seem ready for the (neo)Pagan brands of religion & won't be rushing off to register for Asatru/Druidry/Hellenism, et. al. 101 anytime soon.
There Is A Burgeoning Pagan Community In Chattanooga
This is from a faith known as Asatru. Those who prescribe to the old gods of the north, Odin, Thor, Freyja, Frigga, Tyr, etc. It not only applies to those who claim to be Asatru, but can be used in every religion - much like the "Ten Commandments".

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Asatru Alliance | Homepage
This is the official home of the Asatru Alliance, one of the major Asatru organizations, composed of several kindreds.
Germanic Neopaganism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Asatru Folk Assembly - Home
ASATRU (Norse Heathenism)
Feb 6, 2011 On the other hand, Ásatru and Asatru are more popular on the Internet than Asatro by a factor of 12.
Asatru Basics
Donar's Hammer Ásatrú Basics Donar's Hammer --Dedicated to aiding the -- This FAQ clears up many of the misconceptions about Ásatrú.

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