How to Explain Paganism to Your Friends

How to Explain Paganism to Your Friends

Hey Heathens! So, as some of you know, I am a Pagan. For those of you who don’t know, Paganism is a polytheistic, nature-based religion. I absolutely love it, and it is a huge part of my life. However, I often get questions from my friends about it, and I wanted...
24 Daily Pagan Practices to put You on the Path

24 Daily Pagan Practices to put You on the Path

Pagan practices are important to the pagan path. Unlike many of the mainstream religions, we, as pagans don’t have weekly services. Our spirituality is connected to nature and the self. So spending time with nature or reflecting on ourselves, the gods,...
Utiseta – Sitting Out and Faring Forth

Utiseta – Sitting Out and Faring Forth

Most people are at least familiar with the native American “Vision quest”, but did you know that the pre Christian Norse also had a similar practice? Utiseta. What is Utiseta? Utiseta, or “sitting out” was a practice of mound sitting, grave sitting, or simply sitting...
Havamal – Stanza 9

Havamal – Stanza 9

Havamal – Stanza 9 Old Norse Sá er sæller sjálfur um álof og vit meðan lifir.Því að ill ráðhefir maður oft þegiðannars brjóstum úr. English Translations Blessed is he who in his own lifetimeIs awarded praise and wit,For ill counsel is often givenBy mortal men to...
Havamal – Stanza 8

Havamal – Stanza 8

Havamal – Stanza 8 Old Norse Hinn er sæller sér um geturlof og líknstafi.Ódælla er við þaðer maður eiga skalannars brjóstum í. English Translations Fortunate is he who is favored in his lifetimeWith praise and words of wisdom:Evil counsel is often givenBy those...