Sammon taonta / The forging of Sampo-Akseli Gallen-Kallela. Sampo is forged by ilmarinen, a legendary smith as a task set by Louhi in return for her daughter's hand. Sampo was a magical artifact of inderterminate type that brought good fortune to its holder. When the Sampo was stolen, it is said that Ilmarinen's homeland fell upon hard times and sent an expedition to retrieve it, but in the ensuing battle it was smashed and lost at sea.

Sammon taonta / The forging of Sampo-Akseli Gallen-Kallela. Sampo is forged by ilmarinen, a legendary smith as a task set by Louhi in return for her daughter's hand. Sampo was a magical artifact of inderterminate type that brought good fortune to its holder. When the Sampo was stolen, it is said that Ilmarinen's homeland fell upon hard times and sent an expedition to retrieve it, but in the ensuing battle it was smashed and lost at sea.

The Athenaeum -GALLEN-KALLELA, Akseli Finnish (1865-1931)_Kullervo Rides to War- 1899

The Athenaeum -GALLEN-KALLELA, Akseli Finnish (1865-1931)_Kullervo Rides to War- 1899

Joukahainen is a character in the Kalevala, the Finnish epic poem of fifty parts. He is the rival of the main character, Väinämöinen. After losing a singing contest, he pledges his sister Aino to Väinämöinen, but she drowns herself rather than marry him. Joukahainen, still envious of Väinämöinen, then shoots the stag of his rival from under him, plunging him into the waters of Pohjola.

Joukahainen is a character in the Kalevala, the Finnish epic poem of fifty parts. He is the rival of the main character, Väinämöinen. After losing a singing contest, he pledges his sister Aino to Väinämöinen, but she drowns herself rather than marry him. Joukahainen, still envious of Väinämöinen, then shoots the stag of his rival from under him, plunging him into the waters of Pohjola.

Akseli Gallen-Kallela, Väinämöinen's Departure

Akseli Gallen-Kallela, Väinämöinen's Departure

6. luokan opettajalle valmis ohjelmisto

6. luokan opettajalle valmis ohjelmisto

Pike in Finnish mythology. Väinämöinen slays a geat pike and makes his magical kantele from its jawbones.

Pike in Finnish mythology. Väinämöinen slays a geat pike and makes his magical kantele from its jawbones.

Draamatehtäviä Kalevalasta | Kalevala

Draamatehtäviä Kalevalasta | Kalevala

nicolai kochergin_kalevala_05_ilmarinen crafts the sampo_01.jpg (1600×1087)

nicolai kochergin_kalevala_05_ilmarinen crafts the sampo_01.jpg (1600×1087)

Kalevala Koru St. John's Arms

Kalevala Koru St. John's Arms

meanwhilebackinthedungeon: “ — Nicolai Kochergin The Heroes of Kalevala Take the Wonderful Mill Sampo from Pohjola from the Kalevala ”

meanwhilebackinthedungeon: “ — Nicolai Kochergin The Heroes of Kalevala Take the Wonderful Mill Sampo from Pohjola from the Kalevala ”

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