RIG - the Norse God of Populating (Norse mythology).
The god of storm and thunder, Thor was a mighty fighter. He had iron gloves, a girdle that doubled his power, and an invincible flying hammer. Thor traveled in a chariot drawn by male goats. When he was hungry he killed and ate them, but he simply laid his hammer on their hides to revive them. One day Thor discovered that his hammer was missing, and Loki found that the Giant Thrym had stolen.
Watch stories from Norse mythology told in a fun but faithful style for 7-9 year olds. The stories feature famous characters such as Loki, Odin and Thor. Suitable for Key Stage 2 English.
Heimdall wooden statue Heimdall, Old Norse Heimdallr, in Norse mythology, the watchman of the gods. Called the shining god and whitest skinned of the gods, Heimdall dwelt at the entry to Asgard, where he guarded Bifrost, the rainbow bridge. He required less sleep than a bird, could see 100 leagues.
Viking jewellery reflects this culture's strong belief in multiple gods, from whom they hoped to obtain strength, wisdom or luck. Odin, the main god of Norse mythology, was symbolised by a wolf or two ravens, which stood for thinking and remembering. He was said to be obsessed with knowledge. The guardian god Heimdall was believed to guard a bridge leading to Asgard, home of the gods.
A member of the Aesir clan and known as the shining god, due to the whiteness of his skin, the golden armour that he wore, and his golden teeth. Heimdall was the son of Odin and born from nine mothers who were thought to be the nine daughters of the sea god, Aegir. He is regarded as the father of mankind.
Viking Saga Songs is an opportunity for children to join in with songs, stories and music-making inspired by the gods and goddesses of Viking mythology. The songs explore the atmosphere and.
Loki is known as the trickster, some call him the trickster God, but Loki is not a God, he is a Jotun, also known as a giant. Loki is not evil, nor is he good, he lives in Asgard even though he is from Jotunheim (the land of the giants). he loves to make trouble for anyone and everyone especially for the Gods and Goddesses in Asgard. Loki is both cunning and clever and he always comes up with.