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Odin's symbol is the Valknut, the symbol for creation, preservation, and destruction. "I know that I hung on a windy tree nine long nights, wounded with a spear, dedicated to Odin, myself to myself, on that tree of which no man knows from where its roots run." (Odin in the Havamal, a collection of Old Norse poems from the Viking age).


Viking Drinking Horn Vessels and Accessories

Amulet ring with Frey’s sickle, Odin’s spear, and Thor’s hammer worn by a Swedish practitioner of Forn Sed. The style is typical of finds from Uppland and Södermanland, Sweden.


Gullinbursti- Norse myth: A boar with bristles in its mane that glowed in the dark. it was made out of Sif's hair(added by loki), Freyr's ship Skíðblaðnir and Odin's spear Gungnir. loki bet his head with Brokkr that his brother Eitri wouldn't have been able to make items to match the quality of those mentioned above. So to make gifts to Freyr, Eitri threw a pig's skin into a furnace as Brokkr worked on the bellows, and together they manufactured the boar. Freyr rode the boar to Baldr's…


OP: "I hear this as a chant..." Traditionally, the thunder is said to be Thor's hammer, striking his anvil and the lightning is the sparks from his anvil. (I use lightning to represent Thor here, too.) However, my great-grandfather taught my mother that "The thunder is Thor's hammer and the lightning is Odin's spear." She used to listen to the thunder and absorb the energy she felt from the storm. She lived to be 93. I guess something worked....


Loki the unrepentant cross dresser and shape-changer is shown as both male and female, with Odin's horse Sleipnir, the child of his most famous female role. Around him are the treasures he procured for the gods, Sif's hair, Thor's hammer, Odin's spear and ring, Freyr's ship and boar. He wears the falcon cloak that he uses to travel between the worlds. The mistletoe was used by Loki to kill the god Balder. In the top corners, Loki's son Fenris Wolf chases the sun across the sky.