They were here and might return
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They were here and might return
Journeying the realms of virtu-reality where wo-man strives to decipher the conundrum........Note that: 1) may contain scary content. 2)In my ken, all beings thought of being gods are entities from other dimensions with supernatural powers way beyond regular human capacity. This made many people who experienced their presence misconcept them as gods, demi-gods, and.....Things are going to change when proportion of us evolves into 'luminous'
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Berserker

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Berserkers are Norse warriors who are reported in the Old Norse literature to have fought in a nearly uncontrollable, trance-like fury, a characteristic which later gave rise to the English word berserk.

 

Berserkers are attested in numerous Old Norse sources.

 

Most historians believe that berserkers worked themselves into a rage before battle, but some think that they might have...

 

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Jötunn, Jotunn, Jotun

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Jotunns are Norse scaly frost giants.

 

This race of nature spirits chersish superhuman strength....

 

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Mhd.Shadi Khudr's comment, April 2, 2013 6:50 PM
See Skadi:
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See also, Ymir:
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Sleipnir

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Sleipnir is the Norse an eight-legged horse. 

 

It is described as the best of all horses, and is sometimes ridden to the location of Hel. The Prose Eddacontains extended information regarding the circumstances of Sleipnir's birth, and details that he is gray in color.

 

Additionally, Sleipnir is mentioned in a riddle found in the 13th century legendary saga Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks, in the 13th century legendary saga Völsunga saga as the ancestor of the horse Grani, and book I of Gesta Danorum, written in the 12th century by Saxo Grammaticus, contains an episode considered by many scholars to involve Sleipnir....

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Skinfaxi and Hrímfaxi

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In Norse Lore, Skinfaxi and Hrímfaxi are the Norse horses who pull the chariots of Dagr (day) and Nótt (night).


The names Skinfaxi and Hrímfaxi are bahuvrihis, meaning "shining mane" and "rime mane" (or "frost mane"), respectively. Skinfaxi pulled Dagr's chariot across the sky every day and his mane lit up the sky and the earth below.


The name Skinfaxi means "shining mane" and Hrimfaxi means "rime mane" or "frost mane." Skinfaxi is believed to have pulled the Dagr's chariot across the sky every day.

 


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Gullinbursti

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Gullinbursti (meaning "Gold Mane or Golden Bristles") is a boar in Norse mythology.

 

When Loki had Sif's hair, Freyr's ship Skíðblaðnir and Odin's spear Gungnir fashioned by the Sons of Ivaldi, he bet his own head with Brokkr that his brother Eitri wouldn't have been able to make items to match the quality of those mentioned above.

 

So to make gifts to Freyr, Eitri threw a pig's skin into a furnace as Brokkr worked on the bellows, and together they...

 

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Troll

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The troll is a supernatural being from Norse and Scandinavian origins.

 

Trolls are of many variations but all quite ugly and malicious.

 

The gigantic troll was often dim witted and lived in caves with a fondness for human flesh.

 

Eventually, dwarf sized trolls emerged from the folklore. These smaller trolls were not as large or as strong as the giant trolls, but just as dangerous...

 

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Gulltoppr

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Gulltoppr is mighty Norse horse of Heimdal* with a

mane of gold.

 

*Heimdal:

http://www.musesrealm.net/deities/heimdal.html

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