Symbolic Appliance

Falling down. Hard, like in Röde Orm (incidentally a birthday gift from my grandmother a long time ago – bless her soul!). That would be the hammer of Tor (no, no “h” and yes, the reason why “Thursday” is called Thursday? It is the day of Tor, the day of the hammer, thunders’ day.

Depending on context; like the other symbol representing the sun that is at least five thousand years old. Expo

“Symbols”? They will always be dependent of: perspective/context/history.


Enligt asatron ägde åskguden Tor en hammare som kallades Mjölner, som betyder ”krossaren”.

According to Asatron, the thunder god Tor owned a hammer called Mjölner, which means “the crusher”.

I’m just saying…