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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,...
Religions >> Asatru
I can't believe I'm now starting on the Second Aett of the Elder Futhark. Time is indeed flying by! Looks like this is a highly auspicious, or at least a very fitting time for me to write this article! While Hagalaz literally means "hail" as in ice...
Divination >> Rune Stones
The third rune of the third aett bears the reconstructed Common Germanic name Ehwaz. Later, its name became Aihws in Gothic (note how archaic Gothic is), and still later, Eh in Anglo-Saxon. If you remember that “k” in Indo-European changed to “h” in Germanic,...
Divination >> Rune Stones
But on to Othala, which in the eastern areas of the proto-Germanic-speaking area was evidently pronounced Othila. This is the “O” rune. It did not carry over into the Younger Futhark, so Ur(uz) did double-duty. Nevertheless, the Scandinavian languages still...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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Iceland ratified the European Social Charter on 15/01/1976, accepting 41 of the Charter's 72 Iceland ratified the Amending Protocol to the Charter on 21/02/02.
ELSEVIER - Icelandic Meteorological Office
HI Hostels Guide: Iceland Iceland
HI Hostels Guide: Iceland. HI Membership benefits. Hostelling International is a membership organisation.
The Permanent Mission of Iceland
The Permanent Mission of Iceland lb to the United Nations. Statement by. H.
Iceland's Climate Change Strategy

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Deutsche Bank backs Iceland founder's bid
By London Bureau LONDON -(MarketWatch)- The founder of Iceland Foods has lined up Deutsche Bank /quotes/zigman/207002/quotes/nls/db DB -1.90% to help finance his bid for Iceland Foods, The Sunday Times reports citing City of London sources.
That CO2 warming the world: Lock it in a rock
HELLISHEIDI, Iceland: Sometime next month, on the steaming fringes of an Icelandic volcano, an international team of scientists will begin pumping "seltzer water" into a deep hole, producing a brew that will lock away carbon dioxide forever.
Iceland and IMF part company
The International Monetary Fund decided at a meeting this week that conditions are right to end its Icelandic financial revival programme on schedule at the end of this month. The final tranche of funding was also approved by the board.
Exotic Canada: For those liking vikings, try Gimli's Icelandic festival
In Icelandic, Gimli means “home of the gods,” a fact celebrated at the town's annual Icelandic Festival of Manitoba.
Harpa – review
And it is in Iceland, the country that went so spectacularly bust that the British government mobilised anti-terrorism laws to freeze its assets.

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Iceland travel guide, accommodation, iceland hotel, guesthouse
Official travel guide to Iceland. Accommodation, activities, restaurants, transportation and practical information in 10 languages.
Iceland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Iceland Listen/ˈaɪslənd described as the Republic of Iceland, is a European island country in the north Atlantic Ocean on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge.
BBC News - Iceland country profile
Feb 17, 2011 Provides overview, key facts and events, timelines and leader profiles along with current news.
Iceland Travel Guide | Fodor's Travel Guides
Get information on Iceland hotels, restaurants, entertainment, shopping, sightseeing, and activities. Read the Fodor's reviews, or post your own.
Facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, foreign relations of Iceland.

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