Over 8,000 crocheted afghans covered the steps of the Helsinki Cathedral in Finland. Often, Yarnbombing is done for charity or a cause. The Helsinki Cathedral yarnbombing installation was done in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the largest crocheted patchwork quilt in the world and then the quilts were donated. ❤ Reiseausrüstung mit Charakter gibt's auf vamadu.de

One of my places in Helsinki. So the cathedral + yarn bombed steps is extra special.Granny Square afghans on the steps outside Helsinki's Cathedral, Finland. Photo by Peter Morris.

Mielikki is the Finnish goddess of forests and a Huntress of the Moon Legacies. She is a Goddess and free unto her own.  All Huntress Goddesses are generally more in the class of Amazon, dedicated to Humanity not personal fulfillment. She is said to have played a central role in the creation of the bear. Mielikki as a woman, she is known as a skillful shaman healer who helps animals when they are hurt. Her name is derived from the old Finnish word mielu which means luck.

Mielikki is the Finnish goddess of forests and a Huntress of the Moon Legacies. She is a Goddess and free unto her own.

In Finnish mythology, Vellamo is the goddess of the sea, the wife of Ahti. The name is derived from the verb velloa, "to rock oneself." She is sometimes described as "cold hearted". Along with Ahti, she dwells in the undersea palace of Ahtola. She is often pictured as a mermaid.

In Finnish mythology, Vellamo is the goddess of the sea, the wife of Ahti.

"Ice flowers" in Finland....

Järvi peittyi jääkukkiin - katso kauniit kuvat!

Funny pictures about Ice flowers in Finland. Oh, and cool pics about Ice flowers in Finland. Also, Ice flowers in Finland.

Ukko (English: Old man) is the god of sky and thunder, and the leading deity mentioned within The Kalevala. His character corresponds to Thor and Zeus. John Martin Crawford wrote that the name may be related the obsolete Hungarian word for an old man

UKKO (He is the equivalent of Odin in the pantheon of Scandinavian and Germanic deities, but appears in the theogonic context, with the characteristics of Thor.) the god of the sky, weather, harvest.

Soolo-puutarhatuoli vuodelta 1977 (70-luvulta, päivää ! -blogi)

Soolo-puutarhatuoli vuodelta 1977 (70-luvulta, päivää ! -blogi)

Ympärillä vuonna 2012 - Suvi sur le vif | Lily.fi

Mökillä - Finnish carpets - traditionally woven from scraps of left-over material called 'trasmattor'. My grandmother and some of her Finnish neighbors had a loom in a garage and they used to make rugs like these.

Kalliomaalaus Kirkkonummella, Juusjärvi

Kalliomaalaus - rock painting made with the red ochre, Kirkkonummi, Juusjärvi lake


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