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Vegvisir, The Symbol of Guidance and Protection & Its Meaning – The Viking Compass/Runic Compass

2017-11-20T21:54:45+00:00 Categories: Symbols and Meanings|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Vegvisir, also known as the runic compass or the Viking compass made of eight Viking rune staves, is a symbol of protection and guidance believed to be used as a compass by Vikings. The word vegvisir means ‘wayfinder’ and [...]

Aegishjalmr/Aegishjalmur, The Helm of Awe Symbol and Its Meaning

2017-10-14T20:54:13+00:00 Categories: Symbols and Meanings|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

When we think of Norse mythology, one of the first things that come to mind is the great deal of symbolism within it. It simply is not possible to understand Norse faith without having a good grasp of Norse symbols [...]