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  1. Runes of Power and Destruction: Reading the Cursed Runestones of Sweden

    Runes are often associated with magic and sometimes curses too. For many ... used as a warning to the ones who disturbed sacred space. Runes were mentioned in so many stories over the years that it is perhaps ... Shows Ancient Code still used in Middle Ages The runes were carved in the 6th or the 7th century in Proto Norse language, which ...

    Natalia Klimczak - 03/07/2016 - 14:36

  2. New Interpretation of the Rok Runestone Inscription Changes View of Viking Age

    ... to do with the daylight that we need to be able to read the runes, and on the back are riddles that probably have to do with the carving of the runes and the runic alphabet, the so called futhark.' Codex runicus, ...

    ancient-origins - 03/05/2016 - 00:51

  3. Unearthing Ancient Magic in The Runes –Messages with Hidden Symbols and Powerful Numbers

    ... to cut.” In Low German the word is “raunen.”  As the runes were cut and carved into wood, metal or stone, the word “rune” was ... to cut.” In Low German the word is “raunen.” As the runes were cut and carved into wood, metal or stone, the word “rune” was ...

    Andreas Kornevall - 26/01/2017 - 14:02

  4. Puzzling Medieval Runes Found on Stone in Norway

    A rare find of a stone bearing engravings of runes that date back to the Middle Ages has been unearthed recently at an ... A rare find of a stone bearing engravings of runes that date back to the Middle Ages has been unearthed recently at an ...

    Gary Manners - 07/12/2017 - 01:56

  5. Discover the Hidden Roots of the Runes

    A long time ago, runes were used by the Shamans of Scandinavia and the word “rune” at its origin made reference to mystery. Runes were used as protective symbols and were carved in wood, bone, or stone. The Runes Revealed to Odin The appearance of the runes goes back to the times of ...

    valdar - 23/01/2016 - 03:47

  6. Medieval Sudoku: Codebreaking Hidden Messages in Viking Runes

    ... Europe, making it extremely difficult to crack. When a runes expert managed to make sense of a message scratched into a piece of ... – a description which is likely related to the Nordic runes’ roles in magic and rituals. There is not only one runic alphabet ...

    aprilholloway - 10/03/2018 - 19:40

  7. Objects with Viking Rune Inscriptions Unearthed in Denmark’s Oldest Town

    ... from a key period of Viking history, “These are the runes we’ve been missing. We’ve waited generations to be able to dig into this,” he says via Nordic Science . Runes of Power and Destruction: Reading the Cursed Runestones of Sweden ...

    Theodoros Karasavvas - 17/01/2018 - 13:57

  8. Retaining Ancient Ways: Codex Runicus, How the Runic Script Survived in the Middle Ages

    ... and language, but in some cases they were created using runes in a Scandinavian language. The most well-known example of this is the ... appear to be a natural transition from Viking Age uses of runes to Medieval manuscript culture. Instead, it may have been an attempt to ...

    Caleb Strom - 18/12/2016 - 21:55

  9. Futhark: Mysterious Ancient Runic Alphabet of Northern Europe

    Runes are the characters of the earliest written alphabet used by the Germanic ... The Runic alphabet is known as Futhark after the first six runes, namely f,u,th,a,r and k.  It consisted of 24 letters, 18 consonants and ... writing system where each character marked a certain sound. Runes could be written in both directions and could also be inverted or upside ...

    Bryan Hill - 17/09/2018 - 21:14

  10. Unearthed Brooch Tells of the Nazis’ Abuse of Ancient Norse Runes to Spread Their Dark Ideology

    ... the Second World War a brooch inscribed with ancient Norse runes (letters) was discovered in a field at Værløse Airfield in Denmark ... the Second World War a brooch inscribed with ancient Norse runes (letters) was discovered in a field at Værløse Airfield in Denmark ...

    ashley cowie - 15/10/2018 - 19:02

  11. Ramsund Carving: Viking Inscription Speaks of Dragon Slayer

    ... Foster, KP. 2013. Runes 101 - Runes in Mythology 9 - Ramsund Runestone. The Wonder of Runes. Available at: ...

    Michelle Freson - 02/11/2018 - 22:02

  12. On the Origins of the Runes - Symbols, Mysteries and Magico-religious Concepts

    ... knows how the Elder Futhark came to be. We know that the runes exist and were used by the Ancient Germanic people, but where did they ... texts of the Scanian law (Skånske lov), written entirely in runes. ( Public Domain ) Rock Engravings The first ...

    Vincent Ongkowidjojo - 06/08/2016 - 03:30

  13. Boy, 11, Finds 1,000-Year-Old-Message Written in Runes on Pendant Made of Mammoth Bone

    ... the Russian Federation.  Academic Ninel Malysheva said: 'Runes rarely occur on such things as talismans and amulets.  ‘If it is ... and the world’s coldest city. Another example of Turkic runes in Yaktutia is the so-called Petrov inscription. It is a writing made ...

    ancient-origins - 15/07/2018 - 19:15

  14. A Journey into Northern Myth, Ritual, Runes and Cosmology

    Myth; Ritual; Runes; Glean insight into the Northern myth-world! Andreas Kornevall ... of Wisdom. He will reveal the relationship between the runes and the Norse creation myth, and will discuss ancient rune amulets such as the ancient bracteates and runes stones.  Join us to discover theories of how rune amulets were used ...

    ancient-origins - 14/11/2017 - 01:26

  15. Galdrabok, The Medieval Grimoire That Sheds Light on the Occult Practices of Iceland

    ... of the contexts in which their magic was practiced. Runes and Magical Signs The Galdrabok displays two main graphic features in its spells: runes (or rune-like signs) and galdramyndir , which are magical signs that ...

    marinasohma - 27/11/2016 - 00:55

  16. Runic expert cracks 900-year-old secret Viking code

    ... found in nine inscriptions in northern Europe. However, a runes expert has finally been able to decrypt a message scratched into a ... languages it means ‘mystery’ or ‘secret’. Indeed, runes have been found to have played an important role in ritual and magic. ...

    aprilholloway - 11/02/2014 - 01:17

  17. The Kensington Runestone & Other Out Of Place Artifacts In America

    Scott Wolter of History's H2 channel's hit show America Unearthed joins Dr.

    ancient-origins - 15/09/2013 - 12:58

  18. Tracing the Paths of the Vikings Through Their Graffiti

    ... Hagia Sophia, 2004. ( CC BY-SA 3.0 ) The runes corresponding to the letters ‘FTAN’ are often thought to be part of ... The second inscription was discovered in 1975, the runes of which may be transliterated as ‘ARI : K’. The person who carved ...

    dhwty - 23/04/2016 - 15:04

  19. Erotic Medieval Runic Inscriptions Found in Bergen

    ... have had a lot of “erotic energy” when he carved these runes into the 33 centimeter-long (13 inches) wooden stick: “I love that ... have had a lot of “erotic energy” when he carved these runes into the 33 centimeter-long (13 inches) wooden stick: “I love that ...

    ancient-origins - 11/01/2018 - 01:50

  20. Futhark: A Handbook of Rune Magic

    Runes are the ancient Norse alphabet used for communication, divination, and ... runologist Edred Thorsson introduces readers to the 24 runes of the Elder Futhark, their definitions, and mystic properties. The ... to the Western world. This bestselling classic book on Runes continues to be required reading for those who seek true knowledge of the ...

    ancient-origins - 14/07/2018 - 06:25

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