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Runes are the “letters” of an ancient Germanic alphabet, used both for magical/divinatory use but also in the ritual or commercial sphere.
They have been found throughout northern Europe, Scandinavia, the British Isles, Iceland, Alpine Italy but also in North America.

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an example of runic divination

the word “rune” means mystery, secret or whisper, and each rune has meaningspecific properties, beyond its common phonetic value.
Each rune translates into a symbol a word or phrase important concepts to the first peoples who used them, representing the forces of nature and mind. Each rune also has a history connected to it, a relationship with a Nordic god.

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the runic poems


the runes

Freya’s Aett

 Heimdall’s Aett

Aett ‘s Aett