Tag: Aryan

Thor & Sif

Thor & Sif

Few of our divinities have been as much maligned by mythological compilers as Thor. There is no doubt that in the elder days he was an extremely popular god, one who was considered to be the patron of the people, a ready champion in times of trouble. Continue reading

August 30, 2009 More

Giants and the reliability of received mythology (from the Eddas, Snorri and Saxo)

There appear to be two main classifications of deity grouped together under the term “giant”: great creative spirits, and the powerful guardians of certain localities – mountains and rivers, for instance. Continue reading

August 30, 2009 More

WHAT’S IN A WORD?

‘IN the beginning was the Word’ , a statement found at the beginning of the Hebrew Bible, is a typical word-play used to subtly twist the truth. ‘ The Word ‘ is attributed to the god Jehovah, a wrathful and destructive demon, and so all of creation is attributed to the destroyer. In reality the statement has a far different meaning. Continue reading

August 21, 2009 More