The Ouroboros is an ancient symbol depicting a serpent/dragon eating its own tail. The dragon is probably the oldest pictorial symbol in alchemy of which we have documentary evidence. It’s the concept of infinity — of the end being also the beginning, and the eternal nature of the Universe. The Ouroboros often represents self-reflexivity or cyclicality, especially in the sense of something constantly re-creating itself, the eternal return. Ouroboros is a very common symbol in alchemy and…
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Vikings, fight or Valhalla
Odin: God of war, battle, victory, death, wisdom, Shamanism, magic, poetry, and prophecy.
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The Wild Hunt
Fenrir, swallowing the sun.
In Norse mythology, a valkyrie (from Old Norse valkyrja "chooser of the slain") is one of a host of female figures who decide which soldiers die in battle and which live. Selecting among half of those who die in battle (the other half go to the goddess Freyja's afterlife field Fólkvangr), the valkyries bring their chosen to the afterlife hall of the slain, Valhalla, ruled over by the god Odin.