Norse Gods

Sigyn: Norse Goddess & Wife of Loki

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Sigyn: Norse Goddess & Wife of Loki

sigyn goddess of fidelity   Sigyn is in Norse mythology, the Goddess of fidelity, she is the wife of Loki, the evil God, with whom she had two sons, Narfi and Vali. It is briefly mentioned in the Poetic Edda and the Edda of Snorri, it also finds sources in the Völuspá. Sigyn is only associated with the episode of Loki's punishment where, as a faithful woman, she collects in a container the snake venom that drips on her husband's face in order to ease her suffering. However, she must...

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    Aegir and Ran: God of the Sea and Oceans

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    Aegir and Ran: God of the Sea and Oceans

    Who is the Norse god of the ocean? In Norse and Viking mythology and also in the Ásatrú religion, there are three deities who rule over the oceans and seas. The first of these divinities is the God Njörd, the benevolent God of the sailors who had made oceans and seas his great kingdom, or rather his empire. But in the depths of the oceans, close to Jörmungandr, reigns the divine couple of the God Aegir and the Goddess Rán, much less benevolent than the God Njörd. The divine couple Aegir...

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    Sol & Mani: God of the Sun and the Moon

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    Sol & Mani: God of the Sun and the Moon

    Sol and Mani Solar God and Lunar God The Goddess Sol ("Sun"), is the personification of the Sun in Nordic & Viking mythology, she has a brother who is the God Máni Máni ("Moon"), the personification of the Moon. These divinities are in a rare case of Nordic mythology, indeed the Gods in this belief are so since their "birth", or rather, their appearance in the universe. There are many mortals who become more than just human beings, such as the hero Siegfried who after his death then takes certain...

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    FREY: Norse God of Fertility and brother of freya

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    FREY: Norse God of Fertility and brother of freya

    What is Freyr the God of? The God Frey is one of the main Gods of northern mythology.It is associated with prosperity, and according to several sources it controls rain and the rays of the Sun, making it a god of fertility. Frey is a God of the Vanes family, he is the brother of the Goddess Freyja and the son of the Goddess Njörd and the Goddess Nerthus. So few myths about Freyr have survived, the importance of the god is attested by primary sources and his recurrence in...

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    Hel: Norse Goddess of the Kingdom of the Dead

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    Hel: Norse Goddess of the Kingdom of the Dead

    The goddess of the underworld and queen of Helheim and Nifelheim In Norse mythology Hel or Hela, is the daughter of the God Loki and the giant Angrboda, as well as the sister of the wolf Fenrir and the snake Jörmungand. The name of this goddess means: to welcome and hide, because she welcomes the dead and lives in the shadows. Hel's husband is the former King of Sweden, Dyggve. This couple lives in the palace of the goddess in the center of Nifelheim, the world of the dead, for...

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