KALEVALA        Greetings  to  Finnland  Väinämöinen plays  Kantele

KALEVALA Greetings to Finnland Väinämöinen plays Kantele

Kalevala Map

Kalevala Map

An eagle helped Väinämöinen to burn and clear the land to make it fertile for growing barley and oats.

An eagle helped Väinämöinen to burn and clear the land to make it fertile for growing barley and oats.

Kalevala is the folk epic of Finland. Finnish was one of the biggest influences on Tolkien's Elvish. The stories are gorgeous, full of action but not as bloodthirsty as their Norse cousins.

Kalevala is the folk epic of Finland. Finnish was one of the biggest influences on Tolkien's Elvish. The stories are gorgeous, full of action but not as bloodthirsty as their Norse cousins.

Legend of Kalevala

Legend of Kalevala

Aleksander Lindeberg.  Tales of the Kalevala.

Aleksander Lindeberg. Tales of the Kalevala.

Hannunvaakuna - Kalevala Koru

Hannunvaakuna - Kalevala Koru

Lemminkäinen ja hiiden hirvi  Väinö Hämäläinen  1902 oil

Lemminkäinen ja hiiden hirvi Väinö Hämäläinen 1902 oil

Iimatar - female spirit of air; the daughter of primeval substance of creative spirit. Mother of Väinämöinen in Kalevala.

Iimatar - female spirit of air; the daughter of primeval substance of creative spirit. Mother of Väinämöinen in Kalevala.

Joseph Alanen (1885-1920): Kalevala

Joseph Alanen (1885-1920): Kalevala

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