Come! Explore the ancient magical and spiritual practices of the Norse, Slavs, Russians, and Germans. When you practice the lyrical and elegant rituals and magical methods in The Rites of Odin by Ed Fitch, you'll be able to take charge of your life, seize your destiny, and experience the remarkable strength of this compelling way of life.
The ancient Norse knew a rough magic drawn from the beautiful grandeur of vast mountains and deep forests, from the power of rolling oceans and thundering storms. Discover the religious and magical system of these explorers, farmers, warriors, and hunters with The Rites of Odin. Rituals, traditions, lore, and mythology all combine to demonstrate the simple yet profound truth that each of us is a valuable individual and responsible for our own destiny. You'll discover how to live life with passion and honor, the way the ancient northern Europeans once did.
The Rites of Odin has been assembled from the best sources available in Scandinavia, Germany, and Eastern Europe. The background lore and rituals are fully integrated into a complete religious and magical system. Here are mystical teachings and magical rites for the solitary practitioner, groups of seekers, and even special materials for families who choose to explore this heritage together.
The archaic Way of Valhalla has a beauty and magic, a magnificence and power, that has not lessened over the past thousand years. Today, as well as in ages long past, it remains the way of the bold!
Living in the Midwest, Ostara comes for us at one of those "in between" times. It falls in between the frigid cold of winter and the scorching, oppressive heat of summer. It's the calm both before and after the storm. But it is also a real blah time of year. The weather is often still downright chilly, and snow is still quite a possibility. (In... read this article