By Frank Joseph,Ian Daniels
• Uncovers the unique divinatory which means of every rune throughout the myths of its corresponding Norse god or goddess
• contains appealing full-color illustrations of the runic gods and goddesses
• provides rune-casting spreads for divination and personality research
• Explores the arguable historical past of runes from the Paleolithic Stone Age to at the present time
Invented lengthy ahead of the looks of the runic alphabet Futhark lower than thousand years in the past, the runes have been initially created as symbols for particular deities. Representing the twenty-four Norse gods and goddesses from the Vanir and Aesir pantheons, the runes supply how to identify direct touch with the divine shapers of destiny.
Based at the paintings of Austrian mystic and runologist Guido von checklist and anthropologist Marija Gimbutas in addition to the oldest rune artifacts to outlive from pre-Christian Europe, this e-book finds the lengthy background of runes from their appearances in Paleolithic cave work via their rechristening in Medieval occasions to their smooth resurgence as a well-liked device of divination. It uncovers the unique names and divinatory meanings of every rune by way of exploring the myths, character qualities, astrological sessions, selecting shades, and gem stones of the rune’s corresponding god or goddess. It additionally illustrates and explains 5 old rune-casting spreads utilized by Norse adepts for divination in addition to personality research. by way of renewing their hyperlink with the divine, Gods of the Runes indicates how operating with the runes could be a real mystical event, permitting a private reference to the gods and a rediscovery in their perennial truths.
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