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Il Kalevala si svolge intorno a due regioni, quella di Pohjola, nel nord, verso la Lapponia, e quella di Kalevala, ovvero la Carelia.  -MEET MYTHS-

Il Kalevala si svolge intorno a due regioni, quella di Pohjola, nel nord, verso la Lapponia, e quella di Kalevala, ovvero la Carelia. -MEET MYTHS-

Tellervo by misskeima on deviantART

Tellervo is the daughter of the forest god Tapio in Finnish mythology, I guess the equivalent of Diana in Roman mythology and Artemis in Greek mythology.

Väinämöinen with his kantele. Väinämöinen is the central  character in the Finnish folklore and the main character  in the national epic Kalevala.

Väinämöinen with his kantele. Väinämöinen is the central character in the Finnish folklore and the main character in the national epic Kalevala.

Joseph Alanen 1885-1920 - Väinämöinen laulaa Joukahaisen suohon. Tempera painting with a motif from Kalevala 1912-1913.

Väinämöinen sings Joukahainen into a fen. Tempera painting with a motif from Kalevala The postcard is published by The Art association of Tampere.

lemminkäinen kalevala

Canis Albus Kalevala illustrations by Nicolai Kochergin

“Louhi Witch of North Farm” – Retold by Tony De Gerez – Pictures by Barbara Cooney

Looks like Santa tellign woodland creatures a story “Louhi Witch of North Farm” – Retold by Tony De Gerez – Pictures by Barbara Cooney

Aino - Illustration by Russian artist Mechev MM || Now my mind is filled with sorrow / Wanders though the bog and stubble, / Wanders weary through the brambles, / Roams throughout the dismal forest, / Till my life is filled with darkness, / And my spirit white with anguish.                         ——Kalevala Rune 1V (Crawford translation)

Aino Illustration by Russian artist Mechev MM Now my mind is filled with sorrow, Wanders though the bog and stubble, Wanders weary through the brambles, Roams throughout the dismal forest, Till my.