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The First Stanza from Havamal to Kick Off A Year

The First Stanza from Havamal to Kick Off A Year

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Havamal is the "Saying of the High One" - a collection of poems telling Norse and Viking stories. Here is the first stanza from Havamal which I believe can motivate you to live this year with flying colors.

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Bjorn Ironside

Unsolved Questions About Viking Burial Mounds

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This blog post puts forward two unsolved questions revolving Viking burial mounds: were all the Vikings buried with weapons warriors and did the Vikings sacrifice their children?

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Odin and Ymir

Why Ymir Was Killed in Norse Mythology?

Posted by Ms Elly on

One of the most brutal death in Norse mythology was Ymir's who was the first giant in the cosmos. Odin and his brothers set out to kill Ymir and they managed to do so. Here are three reasons why Odin and his brothers did so...

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Lagertha Viking Shieldmaiden or Reflection of Norse Goddess

Lagertha: Viking Shieldmaiden or Norse Goddess?

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Lagertha is now a famous Viking name of a Viking shieldmaiden and a wife of a notorious king Ragnar Lothbrok. But whether she was a historical figure or not remains to be seen.

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Odin the Allfather

Odin Spirit: No Risk, No Return

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Odin the god of knowledge and wisdom always tried to get what he wanted the most in life no matter how much he had to pay for it.

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