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celticviking
Thursday, October 27th, 2011, 12:50 AM
http://www.facebook.com/topic.php?uid=44621832991&topic=12328


The Creation-The name says it all
The Deluge of Ymir-The death of Ymir
The First War-The Æsir-Vanir War
The Wooing of Gerd-Frey's marriage to Gerd
The Building of Asgard-The building of the wall around Asgard
Odin's Sacrifice-The Nordic Crucifixion of Odin
The Flytting of Loki-The kidnapping of Loki and Idunn
The Forging of the Brising's-The forging of the Brisingamen
The Casting of Loki's Children-Jormungand, Fenrir and Hel casted down to Earth
Fenrir's Sealing-The sealing of the Fenris-Wolf
Geirrod vs. Thor-The battle between Geirrod and Thor
Loki's Wager-The forging of the heavenly arsenal
The Death of Baldr-Baldr's killing
The Battle of Wits-Vafthrudnir v.s. Odin in a battle of wisdom
The Funeral Pyre of Baldr-Baldr's funeral
The Ride to Hel-Hermod's travel to Hel
The Theft of the Brisingamen-Loki steals the Brising's
The Holmgang-The battle between Thor and Hrungnir
The Travel to Utgard-Thor's travel through Jotunheim
The Sailing of Thor-Thor's capture and loss of Jormungand
Ægir's Feast-The feast of the Gods
Loki's Inprisoment-The sealing of Loki
Fimbulvetr(The Great Winter)-The three great winters with no summer
Ragnarok(The Fall of Powers(Gods))-The apocalypse
The Gullaldr(The Golden Age)-The meeting of the survivors and resurrection of Midgard and Asgard



Can you help with a timeline?

Lyfing
Friday, October 28th, 2011, 12:42 AM
Hey,

John Lindow in Norse Mythology:A Guide to the Gods, Heroes, Rituals, and Beliefs goes on about The Nature of Mythic Time and the Mythic Past, Present, and Future..

If you don't have it just google it with pdf and something will turn up..

You can also read..

Rydberg's An Overview of the Germanic Mythology’s Epic Order..

http://www.germanicmythology.com/ugm2/ugm2overview.pdf

found here..

http://www.germanicmythology.com/ugm2/main.html

Later,
-Lyfing