Ouroboros Jormungandr Pendant, in stainless steel, with a diameter of approximately 1⅓ inches, or 3.5 cm. Jormungandr, or the Midgard Serpent, is a sea dragon said in Norse myth to circle the world, biting its own tail. As a child of Loki, it was associated with both power and chaos, and it was said that …
Odins Prayer Midgard Serpent Futhark Rune Viking Ring. This Premium Ring is from our Handcrafted Viking Forge Line.
The Vikings believed that their alphabet, the runes, could do more than just describe the world. They believed that they also had the power, when used correctly, to shape the world. This is why the Norns wrote the fates of men by carving runes onto the bark of the tree Yggdrasil. This particular runic script is a shorthand prayer to Odin.
Vegvisir, the Viking Compass, is first recorded in the Huld Manuscript, compiled by Geir Vigfusson in the 19th century. It depicts the Vegvisir symbol, which means “that which shows the way”, combining “vegur” which means way, with “visir”, which means pointer.