Category Archives: Norse / Germanic Paganism

Divination: Rune Meanings

Runes are an ancient written language. As a divination system, history is unclear how they were used. Modern divination with runes really came to the fore in the 1980s with the success of Ralph Blum’s The Book of the Runes. Countless … Continue reading

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Divination: Runes – Lesson 2: History

Runes are the ancient written language of the Nordic and Teutonic people. It is believed that they were used for divination. This is an inconclusive. Tacitus reported to Rome that he watched a Germanic tribe ‘casting lots’ but it was not written … Continue reading

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