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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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Monetary Reform: A Better Monetary System for Iceland
Mar 20, 2015 COMMISSIONED BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF ICELAND ... How the Central Bank of Iceland creates money ......................... 24.
Iceland - unfccc
Iceland's Intended Nationally Determined Contribution. Introduction. Iceland is committed to the UNFCCC negotiation process towards adopting a protocol, ...
TOURISM IN ICELAND IN FIGURES. APRIL 2015. Geirsgata 9 | 101 Reykjavík | Sími 535 5500.
How to drive in Iceland What are the speed limits? Gravel roads
How to drive in Iceland. A relatively large percentage of foreign tourists in Iceland travel around the country by car. Conditions in Iceland are in many ways ...

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From Iceland to Euro 2016 via Augsburg
Iceland just missed out on the 2014 World Cup after losing in the playoffs but recovered to qualify for Euro 2016, doing the double over the Netherlands in the process.
Iceland's buddy brilliant stopover scheme
The buttocks are covered when we meet the next morning, which is probably just as well – he's a happily married family man – but in his ski trousers and hand-knitted jumper, he looks every inch the Icelandic adventurer.
Iceland pins hopes on 'posh' food to heat up its profits
Walker is trying to change the perception of Iceland from the home of the doner kebab pizza, cheap fish fingers and deals on fizzy pop into something with broader appeal. You can still buy frozen chocolate fudge cake for £1.
Take a look inside Iceland's natural wonder, the Blue Lagoon
Take a look inside Iceland's natural wonder, the Blue Lagoon. Take a look inside Iceland's natural wonder, the Blue Lagoon. Perfect for a romantic retreat.
A Brexit paradise: How Iceland's 'Project Fear' backfired
Iceland's ambassador to the UK is off to formally open Scotland's second and Britain's sixth direct air route to Reykjavik.

Suggested Web Resources

The Official Gateway to Iceland |
Iceland is a country of sharp contrasts. A place where fire and ice co-exist. Where dark winters are offset by the summer's midnight sun.
Iceland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Iceland has a market economy with relatively low taxes compared to other OECD countries. It maintains a Nordic social welfare system that provides universal ...
Iceland tourism and travel guide
Visit Iceland – All the information and advice you need for an inspirational visit to Iceland.
Iceland - Lonely Planet
On subsequent visits, the beauty of those same landscapes can still reduce me to tears – but the locals are what affirm my love for Iceland. Their...” Read More.
Iceland travel guide - Wikitravel
Open source travel guide to Iceland, featuring up-to-date information on attractions, hotels, restaurants, nightlife, travel tips and more. Free and reliable advice ...

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