We are a people - Germanic people, part of the Greater Family of European peoples, following the ways of our ancestors.
Only when we realize we are a river will we stop drowning in puddles.
Vikings want your vote! - The National Lottery in the
Now, since money from the UK National Lottery is at stake, they may not want votes from Americans and others outside the
At the very least, our friends and members in the
http://tinyurl.com/45aqvw for a story on the project and its need for funds
http://tinyurl.com/4nbal7 for information on how to vote for the Viking Unst Project
Work starts on
Sequentia brings the story of Sigurd to life - Sequentia got the attention of Asatruar several years ago by releasing CDs containing stories from the Elder Edda in the original language, accompanied by early medieval musical instruments. (This was especially valuable for those who want to pronounce Old Norse correctly.) Now the group has done the same thing with the poems surrounding the Germanic hero Sigurd. The result is The Rheingold Curse - A Germanic Story of Greed and Revenge from the Medieval Icelandic Edda. Benjamin Bagby and his accomplices combine the Eddic material with the Icelandic bardic style called rimur to make the ancient tale shine in all its glory.
More on the Icelandic Thor movie - In our last issue, we noted plans for the Icelandic company Caoz to produce a movie about Thor, due to hit the theaters in 2010. Here are a few more details.
Top archeologists to discuss Tara roadway - Some of the world’s leading archeologists will meet in
Petition to save Tara Hill - This petition is sponsored by TaraWatch, the leading organization fighting to save Ireland’s (and Northern Europe’s) heritage from the materialistic “Celtic tiger syndrome.”
http://tinyurl.com/3uqbeo for the petition
http://www.tarawatch.org/ for the TaraWatch web site. There are many ways you can get involved.