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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 …

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 …