Little Bit of Runes: An Introduction to Norse Divination
by Cassandra Eason
How can runes be used in our lives?
Find out about runes with this entry in the popular LITTLE BIT OF series!
Nordic runes are the most popular and easiest symbols to work with, and can effectively release energy for a positive purpose in one’s life. From Cassandra Eason, one of the world’s most renowned authors on spirituality comes an accessible introduction to this ancient practice. She explains to readers exactly what runes are, how to make their own, which ones are right for them, and much more.
Runes are the letters in a set of related alphabets known as runic alphabets, which were used to write various Germanic languages before the adoption of the Latin alphabet and for specialized purposes thereafter.
Runes: The Gods’ Magical Alphabet by Lo Scarebeo
Discover the secret of magic runes with Runes: the God’s Magical Alphabet. This powerful kit will connect you to the divinatory messages the runes are eager to offer. Stamped on fired wood, these symbols of the ancient Germanic alphabet connect like the letters of a word to give you the answers you seek. The kit contains twenty-five runes, a bag for protecting them, and a comprehensive guidebook to explain their use. The book provides a deeper understanding of this ancient system, allowing you to master their messages for yourself and others
Rooted in Myth, shrouded in power, the Runes of the ancient Norse people contain the sound of creation. Odin received them in a change of the greatest of sacrifices. They embodied the fabric of reality, the language of the Gods, the power over the earth and the sky, the spirit of the Norse Magic.
The Myths of the Gods and of the Runes are detailed in the Edda, the mystical power written in Iceland in the XII century. From the Edda and from other ancient historical sources, the use of the rounds has been discovered and explained, to teach your their power.
To use your set, find a quiet place, and contemplate the problem or situation you would like more information on. Just like with Tarot there are many layouts that you can try, but it’s usually easier to start simply and just pick one for contemplation. As you become more familiar you can pick a layout that will work best with the circumstance you’d like more information on.
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About the Author
Cassandra Eason is an international author and broadcaster, and a practicing solitary Druidess and white witch. Cassandra teaches and runs workshops in psychic development, magic, and witchcraft, all forms of divination, crystals, healing, aura and chakra work, and nature spirituality.