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Reindeer symbol in sámi art

Reindeer symbol in sámi art

Rock carvings, created by early Saami, the original inhabitants of Arctic Norway, are now protected by a World Heritage site in Alta, Norway...

Rock carvings, created by early Saami, the original inhabitants of Arctic Norway, are now protected by a World Heritage site in Alta, Norway...

This is a Sami storeroom (Áittit in Sami, stabbur in Norwegian) in northern Norway. The Sami people are the indigenous Scandinavians who live in across Norway, Sweden, Finland and north western Russia. For the nomadic Sami storerooms were built to return to as they moved from place to place herding reindeer. These storerooms were tucked away, safe, in remote locations. Visit www.naturalhomes.org to find out more...

This is a Sami storeroom (Áittit in Sami, stabbur in Norwegian) in northern Norway. The Sami people are the indigenous Scandinavians who live in across Norway, Sweden, Finland and north western Russia. For the nomadic Sami storerooms were built to return to as they moved from place to place herding reindeer. These storerooms were tucked away, safe, in remote locations. Visit www.naturalhomes.org to find out more...

Sarakka, Juksakka, and Uksakka. Sami goddesses.    Akka-goddesses.   In Sámi mythology, the first akka was Maderakka and her daughters were Sarakka, Uksakka and Juksakka. Some Sámi thought they lived under their kota tents. Sarakka helped during the pregnancy. Juksakka had a bow and she guided boys.

Sarakka, Juksakka, and Uksakka. Sami goddesses. Akka-goddesses. In Sámi mythology, the first akka was Maderakka and her daughters were Sarakka, Uksakka and Juksakka. Some Sámi thought they lived under their kota tents. Sarakka helped during the pregnancy. Juksakka had a bow and she guided boys.

A Sami food storage building on a sawed-off tree trunk. Built up from the ground to keep animals from getting at the food inside. This one can be seen at Jamtli, in Östersund, Sweden. Photo by Kerstin Hellstrom.

A Sami food storage building on a sawed-off tree trunk. Built up from the ground to keep animals from getting at the food inside. This one can be seen at Jamtli, in Östersund, Sweden. Photo by Kerstin Hellstrom.

I should convince my dad to do some carving for me

Rubied Lace Dress

I should convince my dad to do some carving for me

Come to North Norway and visit Sami Culture AS and experience the beautiful Nature, Northern Light and unike Sami Culture :)  #Visit Norway USA

Come to North Norway and visit Sami Culture AS and experience the beautiful Nature, Northern Light and unike Sami Culture :) #Visit Norway USA

I love the needle case!  ravenlore.co.uk

I love the needle case! ravenlore.co.uk


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Norway; In the Land of the Northern Lights, with Joanna Lumley

Norway; In the Land of the Northern Lights, with Joanna Lumley

Family is Everything wall decal vinyl lettering home decor discount stickers

Family is Everything wall decal vinyl lettering home decor discount stickers

GRANDCHILDREN COMPLETE LIFES CIRCLE OF LOVE Vinyl wall lettering stickers quotes and sayings home art decor decal by Lifes Creative Journey, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B003AZ46RK/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_f7itrb1RKAVS8

GRANDCHILDREN COMPLETE LIFES CIRCLE OF LOVE Vinyl wall lettering stickers quotes and sayings home art decor decal by Lifes Creative Journey, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B003AZ46RK/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_f7itrb1RKAVS8

Scherenschnitte + Charlie Sheen = (what else?) WINNING!

Scherenschnitte + Charlie Sheen = (what else?) WINNING!

"Brotips"

"Brotips"

A Hotel for Lovers and Lovers of History : Remodelista

On Top of the World: A Belgian Antiquarian Designs a Penthouse in NYC

A Hotel for Lovers and Lovers of History : Remodelista

Max Ehrmann "Be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars. In the noisy confusion of life, keep peace in your soul."

Max Ehrmann "Be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars. In the noisy confusion of life, keep peace in your soul."

Norway is one of the few countries that experiences all four seasons. Each season has its own charm and activity associated to it.  Hence, there is no defined ideal time for visiting Norway, but people generally visit from May to September.

Norway is one of the few countries that experiences all four seasons. Each season has its own charm and activity associated to it. Hence, there is no defined ideal time for visiting Norway, but people generally visit from May to September.

Canvas Hotel | Norway - Go have an adventure and experience a stay unlike any other at this beautiful #eco property. Read more here! / The Green Life <3

Canvas Hotel | Norway - Go have an adventure and experience a stay unlike any other at this beautiful #eco property. Read more here! / The Green Life <3

Hunting symbols in sámi art

Hunting symbols in sámi art

Small museum in Northern Norway by Steven Holl Architects. The circulation throught the tower breakes through the exterior on many levels forcing a visitor to experience both the interior of the museum and the exterior landscape surrounding the building on a journey to the small roof garden.

Small museum in Northern Norway by Steven Holl Architects. The circulation throught the tower breakes through the exterior on many levels forcing a visitor to experience both the interior of the museum and the exterior landscape surrounding the building on a journey to the small roof garden.

Fosnes church in Stryn. In the middle of Norways most beautiful nature. Experience it! :-)

Fosnes church in Stryn. In the middle of Norways most beautiful nature. Experience it! :-)

When they discover the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disappointed they are not it.

When they discover the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disappointed they are not it.

Norway

Norway