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[–] CowWithBeef 0 points 15 points (+15|-0) ago 

How will we indoctrinate your children with anti native Norwegian ideology if you homeschool them?


[–] Chimaira92 1 points 1 points (+2|-1) ago 

That's Ironic

Norse religion developed from the common mythology of the Germanic people. Scandinavian mythology and the relative importance of gods and heroes developed slowly. Thus, the cult of Odin in Norway probably spread from Western Germany not long before they were written down. Gods shown as minor gods such as Ullr, the fertility god Njord and Heimdall are likely to be older gods in Norway who lost popularity. Other gods (or aesir, as they were called) worth mentioning are the thunder-god Thor and the love-goddess Freya.

Most information about Scandinavian mythology is contained in the old Norse literature including Norwegian literature, the Eddas and later sagas. Other information comes from the Danish historian Saxo Grammaticus with fragments of legends preserved in old inscriptions. Unfortunately, we know relatively little about old religious practices in Norway or elsewhere as most of the knowledge was lost in the gradual Christianisation.

"anti native Norwegian ideology"


[–] CowWithBeef 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

I'm sympathetic to people sad that the aggressively evangelistic Christianity supplanted pagan religions in Europe. I was talking just about the people though.