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"Thunder", son of Odin and Earth. The most beloved god of the Viking Age, perhaps seen as the chief god at that time, and often known now as "god of the common man", Thor is best-known for his ceaseless battle against the giants. He is not...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
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
Thurisaz is the third rune of the first aett (group of eight) of the Elder Futhark, and has the phonetic value of "TH." Thurisaz is reconstructed Common Germanic for a creature later called Thurs or Jotun. These are the Giants of Norse Mythology....
Divination >> Rune Stones
Psychic Self Defence
This article is a companion to my article "Wards 101", which was published in the February `96 edition of Rainbow Wind Magazine . "Wards 101" is concise, reasonably well-written, and contains all the information you need to ward yourself...
Psychic Abilities >> Psychic Protection
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
Our rune for this month is known in reconstructed Common Germanic as *Wunjo, and is used for the sound represented by the English letter W. After the Anglo-Saxons began to write with a modified form of Roman Script (the letters being used to write this...
Divination >> Rune Stones
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism

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Want To Get In Shape Like Chris Hemsworth In 'Thor'? Here's All It Takes
Hemsworth puts on 20 pounds of muscle for each new Thor movie, which he and Zocchi accomplish by training six days a week for an hour at time, using “really heavy weights, like old-school bodybuilding.
Thor Ragnarok star Chris Hemsworth didn't like being left out of Civil War
So, if you have watched Captain America: Civil War already (we've seen it, check out our review), you may have noticed that Thor and Hulk were not involved in this Civil War.
Jurassic Park actor Cameron Thor sentenced to six years in prison for sexually ...
An actor who appeared in Jurassic Park has been sentenced to six years in prison for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl. Cameron Thor, who is also an acting coach, was convicted in August of one count of a lewd act on a child.
Rick Riordan previews Magnus Chase: The Hammer of Thor
These days Thor is a household name. Chris Hemsworth's flowing hair and bulging muscles have embedded the Norse god of thunder into modern pop culture alongside Tom Hiddleston's scheming trickster god Loki. But Marvel isn't the only one remixing ...
'Thor: Ragnarok' Star Tom Hiddleston Talks Loki's Return: 'What I Bring To The ...
Tom Hiddleston has gained plenty of experience since his last performance as Loki in “Thor: The Dark World.” He thinks his evolution as an actor shows in his return to the role in “Thor: Ragnarok.

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