Antigua Dinamarca - El mundo antiguo de los vikingos
Viking world tour. Yes, that's right, Columbus didn't discover America first. Neither did the vikings.
Berserkers (or berserks) were Norse warriors who are primarily reported in the Old Norse literature to have fought in a nearly uncontrollable, trance-like fury, a characteristic which later gave rise to the English word berserk. Berserkers are attested to in numerous Old Norse sources. It has been suggested they consumed hallucinogens before battle, particularly the mushroom amanita muscaria.
Viking.Vikingetiden udgør en markant periode i skandinavisk historie, men satte også sine præg på resten af Europa – og herunder især England. De rige engelske klostre og byer var yndede mål for de første vikingetogter, der rystede det angelsaksiske samfund. Billedet af de hærgende og plyndrende mænd fra nord tegner sig tydeligt i de skriftlige kilder, men også mere fredelige forbindelser som handel, bosættelse og kulturel udveksling er centrale for forståelsen af vikingerne i England. Det…
Forever in a cellar... Holger Danske, also known as Ogier the Dane, was a legendary Danish warrior and knight in Charlemagne’s army. The statue is made by H.P. Pedersen-Dans, and is found in the cellar (kasematterne) of Kronborg Castle, Denmark. Here he sleeps until Denmark is in danger and needs his help.
Joan - Norse by ~Z3r0Shin on deviantART
In Norse mythology, Garmr or Garm (Old Norse "rag") is a dog associated with Ragnarök, and described as a blood-stained watchdog that guards Hel's gate.
Viking Burial Mask This burial mask, dating from the 10th Century, is believed to be a relic from the tomb of an unknown Viking Warrior. For more Viking facts please follow and check out www.vikingfacts.com don't forget to support and follow the original Pinner/creator. Thx