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Apteekin makeiset | Vahvike

Apteekin makeiset | Vahvike

The looped square symbol has made an appearance in numerous ancient objects found in Northern Europe. In Finnish it's called Käpälikkö (pawform) or Hannunvaakuna (Saint John's Arms). In Estonian the symbol is known as Aasruut (loopsquare), Nelinurk (quadrangle) or Võlusõlm (magic knot).

The looped square symbol has made an appearance in numerous ancient objects found in Northern Europe. In Finnish it's called Käpälikkö (pawform) or Hannunvaakuna (Saint John's Arms).

Female Finnish Red Guards during the Finnish Civil War 1918.  Maids from Ruovesi.

Preparing to the class war in March 1918 in the village of Murole, Ruovesi. Workers from the Siltala-estate. Women worked as milkmaids and cooks for the Red Guards.

Ukonvasara - Ukko's Hammer - or Ukonkirves - Ukko's Axe - is the symbol and magical weapon of the Finnic thunder god. In Finnish mythology the thunder god is referred to with names Ukko, Äijä or Äijö and sometimes Ilmarinen. The Estonian parallel is Uku, Vanaisa - Grandfather - or Taevataat - Sky Father.

Ukonvasara - Ukko's Hammer - or Ukonkirves - Ukko's Axe - is the symbol and magical weapon of the Finnic thunder god. In Finnish mythology the thunder god is referred to with names Ukko, Äij&

The Hakkapeliitta were Finnish light cavalrymen in the service of King Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden during the Thirty Years' War in the 1600s. They were known to be mobile and efficient in battle and they excelled in sudden attacks, raiding and charging.

The Hakkapeliitta were Finnish light cavalrymen in the service of King Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden during the Thirty Years War in the They were known to be mobile and efficient in battle and they excelled in sudden attacks, raiding and charging.

Who was Kaleva? Did he really exist? The name Kaleva is all over Finnic folk poetry. The Finnish-Karelian epic Kalevala (literally the Land of Kaleva) and the Estonian epic Kalevipoeg (Son of Kalev) contain the name Kalev(a). In mythology Kaleva much like his sons are considered either giants or kings. The characters from ancient oral folk poetry are mostly considered mythological but they may very well be based on real people.

Baltic Finnic - languages (In Finnish: Itämerensuomalaiset kielet - In Estonian: Läänemeresoome keeled) are a branch of the Uralic language family spoken by about

We'll run through the main events in Finnish history. Swedish, Russian and independent eras in a nutshell.

We'll run through the main events in Finnish history. Swedish, Russian and independent eras in a nutshell.

Main outlines of Finnish history - thisisFINLAND

Main outlines of Finnish history - thisisFINLAND

Finnish History:     Finland has been settled since after the Ice Age, and as such has had a long and intriguing history. A part of the Kingdom of Sweden from 13th century until 1809, it then became an autonomous duchy of the Russian Empire until 1917, when it declared independence. This is a brief overview of the most important eras in Finnish history, from Paleolithic times up to today.

Finnish History - A brief guide to the fascinating history of Finland. An introduction to Finnish history, and the key events and historical figures.

История в цвете | Блог Екатерина II | КОНТ

История в цвете | Блог Екатерина II | КОНТ

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