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Rituals

Aug

9

The Nine Points of Odinic Philosophy

The Nine Points of Odinic Philosophy As members of the faith of Odin, it is imperative that we study and develop a strong theological philosophy around our beliefs, so that we can demonstrate to anyone that ours is the more valid, the more logical, and the more reasonable path for our people. Because of this,

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Aug

9

Harbardsljod and Lokasenna

The purpose of this essay is to clearly define the relationship between the two Eddaic poems Harbardsljod and Lokasenna, while at the same time attempting to clear up some misconceptions surrounding them. It shall be demonstrated that, for the most part, the reason they have been misinterpreted for so long is due to the false

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Aug

9

The Role of Tyr

The Role of Tyr Usually, when I begin writing an essay, I like to get right to it, laying the groundwork for whatever theory or idea I am presenting right away. This time, however, I would like to begin with a vow to everyone that will ever come into contact with any of the works

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Aug

9

August 9 , 2019 | Posted by Dagaz Issa |

Odinism vs. Anti-Christianity

Odinism vs. Anti-Christianity Over a thousand years ago they came to conquer, they came to persecute, they came to destroy or oppress almost every aspect of our ancestral heritage. Their goal was to establish the supremacy of the Catholic order and the Roman Empire. Towards this aim, they painted the lands of our people red

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Aug

9

August 9 , 2019 | Posted by Dagaz Issa |

An Overview of the Germanic Mythology’s Epic Order

An Overview of the Germanic Mythology’s Epic Order Translated by William P. Reaves © 2004 The investigations I have presented for my readers, in their details and overall, provide evidence that the Germanic myths formed an epic, whose core, already organized into an epic, originated in proto Indo-European times. For this reason, it is useless

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Aug

9

August 9 , 2019 | Posted by Dagaz Issa |

Aegir & Ran – Defining the Face of Chaos

Aegir & Ran – Defining the Face of Chaos We as a religious community have been working diligently in reconstituting and re-establishing the sacred traditions that define who we are, define what path we ourselves are personally on. Here and there we may differ, but collectively we represent a new manifestation of our cultural folk-soul,

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Aug

8

Exploring the Blot Pt. 2- Sacred Verse

Exploring the Blot Pt. 2- Sacred Verse In the near twenty years that I have been practicing our beloved religion I have read dozens of works that seek to revive our methods of offering to the Gods and Goddesses. At the same time, I have been performing these blotar, both alone and with groups, using what I

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Aug

8

Exploring the Blot pt. 3 Artifacts

Exploring the Blot pt. 3 Artifacts As a ceremonial religion, Odinism utilizes various implements in the worship of our deities. These items are sacred symbols embodied within the very strata of our ancestral belief system, which allow us to connect to the ritual purpose of communication with the Gods on a deeper spiritual level. They are focal points

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Aug

8

Saehrimnir

Saehrimnir He is the boar of plenty, the beast of sustenance that feeds the warriors in Vahall. This boar is a sacred animal representing two of the most revered aspects of any religious belief: the sacred feast and regeneration. Here is what is stated in The Odinist Edda about Saehrimnir (XXV.7, using Grímnismál 18, Gylfaginning 38, Gunnars Slagr

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