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By Paul Rhys Mountfort

A accomplished and functional consultant to the traditional oracle according to the runic alphabet of the Norse

• finds the symbolism and divinatory value of the 24 rune "staves"

• presents transparent directions on how one can craft your personal rune stones

• Explains the function of runes within the Norse knowledge culture and its impact on such works as Tolkien's Lord of the Rings

Nordic runes are a powerful and profoundly transformative magic method that offers modern readers entry to the traditional knowledge culture of Northern eu cultures. The runes have deep resonances in the pagan Norse global of gods and goddesses, giants, dwarves, warriors, and wizards, that have significantly prompted the paintings of J.R.R. Tolkien, between others. Norse culture attributes the invention of the runes to the "All-Father" Odin--a god of suggestion and mystery knowledge and the legendary prototype for runecasters, who confirmed the trend for gaining his knowledge.

Nordic Runes addresses 3 significant components: Runelore, the historical past of this 2000-year-old Norse oracle; Runestaves, the which means of the person runes of the Elder Futhark alphabet and their strong mythological, magical, and functional classes for lifestyle; and Runecasting, a finished consultant to the oracular program of the traditional runes, together with their crafting, divination, and self-development. As Nordic Runes exhibits, the runes do greater than easily replicate the trail of destiny; they assist strengthen and increase instinct. through studying to forged and interpret the runes, the person turns into receptive to the strength currents in fabric fact and empowered within the arts of its transformation.

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