The complete Icelandic staves / Ásatrú symbol series.  Each artwork is representing an element. They are presented here in the following order : fire, earth, metal, water, wood and air. The symbols are accompanied by stanzas of the Hávamál or Völuspá, written in runes.   You can find the stanzas in English and the names of the symbols on each individual post here http://avaluk.tumblr.com/tagged/pagan

The complete Icelandic staves / Ásatrú symbol series. Each artwork is representing an element. They are presented…

Ægishjálmur: The Helm of Awe

Ægishjálmur: The Helm of Awe

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Know your Vegvisirs. I was drawing these, wondered why the different versions around the place. Nobody can figure out what Björks tattoo actually is, a Galdrabók one roughly done most likely

Ancient symbols

Galdrastafir to aid us in letting go of our needs and expectations and to trust the Gods, the Ancestors and our higher self to actively guide us to fulfill our every potential - Pinned by The Mystic's Emporium on Etsy

Vegvisir, the old viking compass for guidance. Surrounding runes: "not all who wander are lost." Inguz in the middle: "where there is a will there is a way." The 2 ravens Huginn and Muginn for wisdom. Yggdrasil: "the tree of life." Stands for Balance. Supported by 2 runes of time: Jerah and Dagaz, both for decision making. Meaning of this tattoo to me: every step i take toward balance is with a certain thought and memory, strengthened by Valknut and guided by Vegvisir and Inguz. by cora

Vegvisir for guidance Ungiz for perseverance surrounding runes: "not all who wander are lost." Valknut for strength. Huginn and muginn for wisdom. Yggdrasil for balance. Jerah and dagaz for decision making.

symbole nordique celte idées

Tatouage viking : l'histoire mystérieuse des symboles nordiques

Nordo-Celtic knot symbolizing the Drakkar longships paired with the central Icelandic Vegvisir ("sign post"), which is a…

Scandinavian Viking Compass Vegvisir Tattoo....this is what I was going to get next...love the bird with it!

Scandinavian Viking Compass Vegvisir Tattoo "if this sign is carried, one will never lose one's way in storms or bad weather, even when the way is not known"

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