Tag Archives: Norse God

God Bragi: Son of Odin, God of Music and Poem

God Bragi was the god of music and poem in Norse mythology

Bragi was quite a strange name for many people. Yet, he was a part of Norse Pantheon. In Norse mythology, god Bragi was the god of Music and Poem. Bragi was the son of Odin and Gunnlod the guardian of the Mead of Poetry. Mythology had it that as Odin met Gunnlod in the cave …


Questioning Loki

By far, Loki has presumably been the most complicated character in Norse mythology. His true background, his grudge against Gods, his unpredictable prank, etc. hardly can we clearly make out any of them. As we all are curious about this perplexing character, we need to delve deeper into the myth. This blog post will present …


Hel

Image of Hel Death Goddess

Every land in Norse myth has its own king or queen who presided over the whole realm. Hel the goddess of death ruled the land of Helheim. Hel Death Goddess was the daughter of Loki the trickster and Angrboda Giantess, and the sister of two monstrous villains. They were respectively Jormungandr the Midgard Serpent and Wolf …


Why Odin is One-Eyed?

Among all the Gods in Norse mythology, Odin is one of the mightiest and admirable figures. He is the chief of Aesir Gods, the god of war and death, as well as the sky god and the god of wisdom. Odin for long has been depicted with words or pictures as an old man in a …