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Mjölnir, el martillo de Thor, el dios nórdico.

Mjölnir: Thor’s Hammer. History and Symbology

The Mjölnir, also known as Thor’s hammer, is one of the most iconic and significant objects in Norse mythology. Its name, often translated as “mill” or “grinder“, is a reflection of its devastating power. This hammer, a symbol of protection, strength and sanctification, is not only a tool of war in the hands of the god of thunder, Thor, but… Read More »Mjölnir: Thor’s Hammer. History and Symbology

Las nornas son las diosas del destino en la mitología nórdica.

The Norns. Present, Past and Future in Norse Mythology

The Norns, in Norse mythology, represent a fascinating and complex set of divinities, whose figures and roles transcend mere categorization as goddesses of destiny. The Norns stand as figures of immense and mysterious power, intrinsically intertwined with notions of time, destiny and the very nature of existence. The Three Norns Usually located on Yggdrasil, the World Tree, the Norns are… Read More »The Norns. Present, Past and Future in Norse Mythology

Yggdrasil, es un fresno de la cosmología nórdica.

Yggdrasil: The Tree of Life in Norse Mythology

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Yggdrasil, the cosmic tree of Norse mythology, also called the tree of life, represents a fundamental symbolic and spiritual axis in the understanding of the cosmogony and spirituality of the ancient Germanic peoples. This tree, described as an immense ash tree, stands as a pillar that supports and connects the different worlds or realms in Norse cosmology, a symbol of… Read More »Yggdrasil: The Tree of Life in Norse Mythology

El grifo en la mitología y su simbolismo.

The Griffin in Mythology and its Spiritual Significance

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The griffin, a mythical creature with the body of a lion and the head and wings of an eagle, is an emblematic figure that has fascinated mankind throughout civilizations. Its origin dates back to antiquity, where it was considered a symbol of power and majesty, merging the qualities of the king of beasts, the lion, and the lord of the… Read More »The Griffin in Mythology and its Spiritual Significance

Las criaturas y monstruos más fascinantes de la mitología griega.

Creatures and Monsters of Greek Mythology

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Greek mythology is famous for its numerous mythical creatures, which appear extensively at crucial moments in Greek myths and epic poems. The creatures are supernatural beings with different powers and abilities and come in various forms. These strange and sometimes terrifying creatures were used in Greek mythology by the Greek gods. They could be sent for various reasons: to hurt… Read More »Creatures and Monsters of Greek Mythology

Los héroes más importantes de la mitología griega.

10 Heroes of Greek Mythology you should know about

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You may recognize names like Hercules, Achilles and Odysseus, but do you know how they came to fame? They are all heroes of Greek mythology and their stories have been told for centuries. Greek mythology focuses on deities, creatures and heroes as didactic tools to tell a story. What began as ancient cultural lessons has grown into civilizations around the… Read More »10 Heroes of Greek Mythology you should know about