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Thor Goats in Norse mythology

Why Thor Chose Goats to Pull Chariot?

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In Norse mythology, Thor the God of thunder and storm had a pair of goats for himself to ride across the sky. Their names were Tanngrisnir and Tanngnjóstr. The question is, why Thor chose to ride on a pair of goats instead of many more awesome animals?

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The punishment of Loki in Norse mythology

Two Cruel Punishments in Norse Mythology

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This blog post illustrates two cruel punishments in Norse mythology: the first was the beheading of Mimir the benevolent figure; the second was the punishment of Loki for murdering Baldur Odin's son.

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Odin the Allfather

Three Major Gods that The Vikings Worshipped

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In this blog post, we are to discuss three major gods that the Vikings worshipped in their time. They were Odin God of wisdom, Thor god of thunder and storm, and Freyr god of summer and sunshine.

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Three Norns in Norse mythology

Top Three Strong Trios in Norse Mythology

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In this blog post, we are to discover who were the most powerful trios in Norse mythology. When three figures come as an ally, they dominated the Norse cosmos.

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Ymir the Giant in Norse mythology

Why Norse Gods and Giants Hated Each Other That Much?

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The hatred between Norse gods and the giants led them to Ragnarok - series of war befalling Norse cosmos. The root of this hatred might date back to the time of the cosmos creation.

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