Heathen Kindred in Laramie, Wyoming
Laramie, WY 82073
Here is a list of the Deities and Powers that we Heathens follow or acknowledge along with a short description of each. This is not a complete list, nor are the descriptions complete. This is just an overview.
Odin, also known as the Allfather. God of war, poetry, truth, sorcery, knowledge, chieftains, and wisdom. Author of Runic poetry, Giver of the Runes themselves to mankind.
Sleipnir, Son of Loki. Carries Odin into battle.
Frigga, wife of Odin, Goddess of mothers, the home and hearth, and protector of children.
Thor, God of Thunder, war, blacksmiths, the common man. Slayer of Jotuns, Defender of Asgard.
Sif, wife of Thor, Goddess of wheat, rye, and other grains.
Bragi, son of Odin, god of Bards.
Idunna, wife of Bragi, Goddess of the golden apples.
Loki, God of fire, blood brother to Odin and Thor. Lord of Chaos, and probably one of the most controversial figures in our religion.
Son of Njord, brother of Freya, God of wealth, cattle, and fertility.
Freya, daughter of Njord, sister of Freyr. Battle Goddess, and of the fertility of cultivated land.
Heimdall, gardian of the bridge, God of gardianship, protection, hail, and the far-seer.
Tyr, God of justice, law, honor, warriors, and courage. He gave his hand to bind the wolf, Fenrir.
Aegir, Lord of the Oceans. Specifically of the deep oceans.
Nerthys, Earth Mother, Goddess of the earth and all living things.
Balder, Son of Odin, God of light. Killed by his blind brother Hod at the instigation of Loki.
Hella, Goddess of the Dead, Loki's Daughter. Ruler of the land of the dead.
Fenris, Son of Loki. Prophesied to kill Odin in the battle of Ragnarok.
The World Serpent, Son of Loki. Has a constant rivalry with Thor, and they are supposed to kill each other in Ragnarok
The Norns, at Yggdrasil with the well of Wyrd. Fate, the Fates, and the gardians of the well of fate said to affect both Gods and men.
The World Tree. The center stone of stability in the nine worlds and the gateway to travel between them. Also the repository of ancient and esoteric knowledge and power.