The Evolution of the Runic Alphabets: Elder Futhark, Anglo-Saxon Futhorc, and Younger Futhark Runes

23 September 2018, 03h45: Spring Equinox for the Southern Hemisphere Today is the spring equinox – it is the day of the year where the hours of darkness and daylight are equal for both the Southern and Northern Hemispheres. Southern countries witness a spectacular display of renewal and rebirth, sprouting forth from the foundation of [...]

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Divination on a Budget: The Elder Futhark Runes 101

Divination System Breakdown Origin: Germanic Dated: 2nd - 8th century Type: Oracle Number of Runes: 24 Traditional Format: Wooden disks or tiles Traditional Size: ~ 3 mm diameter The Elder Futhark is a set of 24 Germanic alphabet discovered in Gotland (1903) on the Kylver Stone that dates back to 400 AD. They represent one [...]