Month: April 2018

Angrboda

Image of giantess Angrboda

There were some influential women characters in Norse mythology, such as Frigg, Freya, or Hel. There was, however, one women character occupying a very important part, though the myth did not describe her vividly. She was the giantess Angrboda.   Who was Angrboda? Angrboda was a giantess with reddish hair and muscular. Her hair had the color of the …

Ragnarok

Image of Ragnarok Doom Days

What was Ragnarok? Ragnarok or the Doom of Gods was a series of disastrous events prophesied in Norse myth. It included the deaths of many Gods, the dark days of the whole cosmos, and many other natural disasters. People interpret the word “Ragnarok” as the “final destiny of the Gods” Dark and haunting dreams and prophecies had illustrated the …

Norse Myth Dragons

Who were Norse Myth Dragons? A dragon is a long, enormous, and serpent-like creature that appears in much mythological folklore. The legends of such majestic creature have by far stretched beyond tales and into the hearts and minds of artists, storytellers, and poets. The dragons are famous for their splendid and sometimes fearsome appearance. Moreover, they are …