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Nordic folklore

Nordic folklore

Bran: I deleted my personality. Game of Thrones.

Bran: I deleted my personality. Game of Thrones.

leigh bowery, by werner pawlok, 1988

leigh bowery, by werner pawlok, 1988

Näkki- Finnish myth: a water spirit that takes the form of a woman with three breasts or alternatively into a silvery fish, horse or a hound. It can also appear as beautiful from the front, but hairy and ugly from the back. It grabs young children who lean over the docks too far.

Näkki- Finnish myth: a water spirit that takes the form of a woman with three breasts or alternatively into a silvery fish, horse or a hound. It can also appear as beautiful from the front, but hairy and ugly from the back. It grabs young children who lean over the docks too far.

seamusfnnigan: “Finnish mythology series: Ukko and Akka “Ukko is the god of thunder, sky and weather in Finnish mythology. He is often pictured as the supreme god, the king of other gods. The Finnish...

seamusfnnigan: “Finnish mythology series: Ukko and Akka “Ukko is the god of thunder, sky and weather in Finnish mythology. He is often pictured as the supreme god, the king of other gods. The Finnish...

Loviatar is the Finnish Goddess of plagues. She is the blind daughter of Tuonetar and Tuoni, Goddess and God of the Underworld. The Kalevala calls Loviatar “black in heart and soul and visage,” and tells of her impregnation by the east wind. When she went into labor, Loviatar went to Louhi, Goddess of sorcery, who helped her to give birth to nine sons.

Loviatar is the Finnish Goddess of plagues. She is the blind daughter of Tuonetar and Tuoni, Goddess and God of the Underworld. The Kalevala calls Loviatar “black in heart and soul and visage,” and tells of her impregnation by the east wind. When she went into labor, Loviatar went to Louhi, Goddess of sorcery, who helped her to give birth to nine sons.

TAPIO - an East Finnish forest spirit or god, who figured prominently in the Kalevala. Hunters prayed to him before a hunt. His wife is the goddess of the forest, Mielikki. He was the father of Annikki, Tellervo, Nyyrikki (the god of hunting), and Tuulikki. Fitting the Green Man archetype, Tapio is often depicted with a beard of lichen and eyebrows of moss. (Sources: 1 2)

TAPIO - an East Finnish forest spirit or god, who figured prominently in the Kalevala. Hunters prayed to him before a hunt. His wife is the goddess of the forest, Mielikki. He was the father of Annikki, Tellervo, Nyyrikki (the god of hunting), and Tuulikki. Fitting the Green Man archetype, Tapio is often depicted with a beard of lichen and eyebrows of moss. (Sources: 1 2)

Kyöpelinvuori (Finnish from Kyöpeli = obsolete word for Ghost and Vuori = Mountain), in Finnish Mythology, is the place which Dead Women Haunt. It is rumoured that Virgins who die young gather there after their Death at the start of their Afterlife. It corresponds to Blockula (in modern Swedish Blåkulla) of Swedish Mythology. Kyöpelinvuori is also well known in Finland due to Easter.

Kyöpelinvuori (Finnish from Kyöpeli = obsolete word for Ghost and Vuori = Mountain), in Finnish Mythology, is the place which Dead Women Haunt. It is rumoured that Virgins who die young gather there after their Death at the start of their Afterlife. It corresponds to Blockula (in modern Swedish Blåkulla) of Swedish Mythology. Kyöpelinvuori is also well known in Finland due to Easter.

House Plan

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Black round hat with bardot top, denim shorts, oversized fishnet tights & black lace-up platform boots by xdeceiver

Black round hat with bardot top, denim shorts, oversized fishnet tights & black lace-up platform boots by xdeceiver