The fallen

The fallen

According to the Edda, if you are ‘weapon slained’, you have a fifty percent chance of coming to Odins castle Valhalla as an Einherjar (translated it would be something like ‘One who once were a warrior’). But if we stop and look at the word ‘vapendöda’ as it is...
Know your Valhalla

Know your Valhalla

A common misconception is that Valhalla is the hall of the Gods, but that is not true. Valhalla is the hall of Odin. Each Norse god have his or her own castle in Asgård (the realm of the Norse gods). According to the Edda, Valhalla is a very large building made of...