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Mjolnir Lifters: Who Could Lift Mjolnir Thor's Hammer in Norse Myth

Mjolnir Lifters: Who Could Lift Mjolnir Thor's Hammer in Norse Myth

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Thor was not the only one figure that could lift the Mjolnir hammer. There were some other characters that could lift this mighty weapon. The difference was that barely any of them could utilize the Mjolnir hammer better than Thor.

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Poetic Edda is one of the main sources that we get the knowledge about Norse mythology

Poetic Edda: Tales of Heroes and Legends by Anonymous

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Poetic Edda was a modern series of tales revolving around Norse mythology, legends, and heroes. These days, the major source that we learn about the Norse mythology and legends comes from Poetic Edda and some other written texts.

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Viking Calendar: Year with 2 Seasons and New Year Started in Summer

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In the Viking age, one year was divided into two major seasons which were the summer and the winter. This also marked two important periods of the cultivation time for the majority of Viking free men who were the farmers.

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Things Modern Work Got Wrong About Norse Gods

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That the modern work has to create some details different from the original version is inevitable. This blog post is to point out some difference between the modern adaptation and the original version of Norse mythology.

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Loki: The Wise, The Father of The Great, and Unfulfilled Ambitions

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Loki was wise and his wisdom earned him a room in Asgard along with Odin. Loki was the father of the great who rose to power and waged war against the Norse gods. But there were ambitions that Loki never managed to fulfill even when he had taken his last breath.

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