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7 August, 2021 - 21:46
Viking Pendants Suggest Ritual Gender Roles, New Study Says
A new study has been conducted on mysterious Viking pendants found in Denmark (by the dozens) and as far afield as Russia and England. These figurines were created in bronze, are roughly inch-long,...
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29 January, 2021 - 14:34
Wonder Woman And The Myth Of The Mighty Amazons
The names Thessalia, Hippolyta, Antiope, and even Princess Diana of Themyscira, better known as Wonder Woman are not unknown, even though up until recently only the romantics believed in their...
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17 June, 2020 - 22:49
The Bold and Beautiful Valkyries and Their Mortal Lovers
In Norse mythology, Valkyries were originally sinister spirits that would fly above the battlefield in search of the dead, deciding the fate of the fallen for Odin . The word “Valkyrie” means “...
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12 September, 2017 - 13:59
Omen of Odin: The Wild Hunt Thundered Across European Skies, Bringing Calamity and Doom
Ask anyone who has ever seen Ramsay Bolton in Game of Thrones —witnessing a Bolton "hunt" is rarely a good sign. So too is the case for the supernatural Wild Hunt of European myth. A phenomenon...
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30 March, 2017 - 19:03
The Slain Will Rise Again: Lost Valkyries Remembered
“Brothers shall fight | and fell each other, And sisters' sons | shall kinship stain; Hard is it on earth, | with mighty whoredom; Axe-time, sword-time, | shields are sundered, Wind-time, wolf-time...
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4 February, 2017 - 22:50
Blenda: The Cunning and Courageous Swedish Woman Who Defeated the Danish Army
Blenda is a heroine found in Swedish myths and legends. It is unclear as to exactly when she lived, but according to the legends, her heroic deeds took place during the time when Alle was the King of...
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12 July, 2015 - 04:07
The Powerful Valkyries as Icons of Female Force and Fear
The Valkyries of Norse mythology were women of vast prestige and power. They were one of the few factions of warrior women from ancient lore recognized as having any power over the mortal realm...
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