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Norse God of Mischief, Trickery. Divine Catalyst, Breaker of Stagnation, Force for change. Giant brother of Odin. Loki wavers between a weal-bringing culture-hero/trickster and a woe-bringing destroyer. He is responsible for getting the gods most of their...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Freya is probably the best-known and best-loved of the goddesses today. Her title simply means "Lady"; her original name is not known. Freya is the "wild woman" among the deities of the North: free with her sexual favours (though furious...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Ansuz, the "A" rune, is the fourth rune in the first aett of the Elder Futhark. The Proto-Germanic word "Ansuz" means a "God", that is, the Gods and Goddesses of the Aesir and Vanir. This rune is particularly connected to Odin....
Divination >> Rune Stones
Welcome to the Rune-of-the-Month Club! Ingwaz is the sixth rune of the third aett, and the twenty-second rune of the Elder Futhark as a whole. Its sound is that of the English “ng.” Like Thurisaz, it represents a sound written by two letters in the Roman...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Suggested "Field Trips" for Runic Study
I began this article after discussing with my colleagues just what the Runes mean and how one goes about studying them. I also remembered that my Rune teacher, Thorr Sheil, told me that he and HIS teacher went to a dairy farm while they were studying the Rune...
Divination >> Rune Stones
The Raven: Balancing Man and Nature
"He likes bright abalone shells, silver beads, endless vittles, gossip and warm sleeps over the smoke hole. The Raven-ego is the lover-to-be who wants "a sure thing." The Raven-ego is afraid passion will end. He is afraid and tries to avoid the...
Symbology >> Animals

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More Than a Love Goddess
I am a devotee of the Goddess Freyja. Over the years my practice with her has shifted and morphed, taking many forms. At present, I celebrate Freyja on holy days throughout the year, and I acknowledge her on Valentine's Day as well.
The Mighty Thor #5 Review
With Thor and Odin otherwise occupied, Aaron directs his eye to the storylines of Freyja and Malekith, respectively.
Cranes carry message of peace
Three of the Clinton Elementary students -- 11-year-olds Abby Henley and Louie Kime, and Freyja Hanshaw, 10 -- were so moved by the story told in Coer's book that they created a PowerPoint presentation and wrote a press release to convince others to ...
Religious Virtues and Gods
Integrity: Freyja is honest and keeps Her word. In the Lay of Hyndla, She goes out of Her way to help a follower of Hers because he has given Her much and served Her well.
Students make 1000 origami cranes for world peace
Freyja Hanshaw, Abby Henley and Louie Kime finished reading the 1977 children's book "Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes" by Eleanor Coerr in December. It's based on the true story of Sadako Sasaki, who at age 2 lived about a mile from ground ...

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