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King Harald Fairhair was a Norse leader who united Norway becoming the first King. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

☆ Harald Fairhair :¦: Norse leader who united Norway becoming the first King. He conquered many petty Kingdoms of Southern Norway, making up of most of modern day Norway. Those he had subjugated, who then fled to Scotland, were hunted down by Harald.

"Viking warrior watching a village burn down"

Jaroslav Novak in the picture. Original photo by Verunka Voříšek Doležalová.

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Dragon heads on the bow of the viking ships were supposed to protect against the evil spirits of the sea. Whatever, it's art.

So, are you ready for a mead drinking contest? Don't worry, if you die, you can continue drinking with Odin in Valhalla... lol! http://paganroots.tumblr.com/post/72793261370/the-last-viking-by-klaus-wiese

So, are you ready for a mead drinking contest? Don't worry, if you die, you can continue drinking with Odin in Valhalla.

Vikings .. Carvings

the Vikings are coming . Pantheon of Oak- braided beard, irminsul spirals like lotus tree of life and hathor hair upside down, with horns and helmet

Viking knives apparently - haven't checked properly to see if that's true (I think there is some debate over whether they are actually the sole preserve of women?)

Viking woman’s knives, another appropriate woman knife. Work in a sheath suspended from her belt or brooches, useful for textile crafts and everyday small chores.

THOR'S HAMMER MJOLNIR STERLING SILVER PLATED PENDANT

Thor’s Hammer Mjölnir Handcrafted

Handcrafted Thor’s Hammer Mjölnir. In Norse mythology, Mjölnir is the hammer of Thor, a major Norse god associated with thunder. Mjölnir is depicted in Norse my

Viking ship

Figurehead of a Viking longboat - they were often carved into the bow (front) of the ship. Figureheads are still used on many ships including the ill-fated Titanic

By Periklis Deligiannis Dragonhead on the prow of a Viking longship. . The historical districts of Scandinavia. The following probable tribal districts are noted among others:  Uppland (political c…

Beginnings of the Viking peoples: The Scandinavian peoples and tribes from the Vendel Period to the Viking Age

The Vikings were not the first people to build ships but they did build the best ships anyone had made up to that time. Viking ships often had Dragons heads mounted on the bow to scare off sea monsters.

Viking Dragon Knot                                                       …

Viking Dragon Knot Two dragons fight amidst the unseen air. One has always been chained but Time and time can change. The dragon to be slain and hero prince be adorned as fully King. Prince of the air against heir of peace.

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