Lønnruner or Cipher Runes: The Secret Runic Alphabet
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Lønnruner or Cipher Runes: The Secret Runic Alphabet

Lønnruner means “secret runes” in Norwegian. It was a way to encode runic messages (another method would be to create bind runes) and most likely, as runologist Jonas Nordby suggests, they were used to hide a message, as a game or as a way of making the process of learning the runes a bit more…

Rune Magic 101: What are and How to Make Bind Runes
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Rune Magic 101: What are and How to Make Bind Runes

Those who are starting their path in Rune Magic usually feel a bit lost when it comes to Bind Runes and how to make them. Keep reading and learn how to make your own personal amulets and sigils with these simple yet powerful tools! What are Bind Runes? Bind Runes are one of the two…

Elder Futhark Runes Cheat Sheet
Elder Futhark Runes

Elder Futhark Runes Cheat Sheet

Whether you are an expert or you are just starting your journey of learning and understanding the elder futhark alphabet, it’s always helpful to have a guide on hand, so I decided to create a little cheat sheet for you (click here to download it!), including each Norse rune’s name, the translation of the runes…

Rune Casting for Beginners: 5 Books on Runes to Get You Started
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Rune Casting for Beginners: 5 Books on Runes to Get You Started

(Transparency Disclaimer: this list contains affiliate links from the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program. As an Amazon Associate I will earn a small commission from qualifying purchases, at no extra cost for you) Rune casting is a form of divination that focuses on exploring the subconscious and getting advice, not so much on “seeing” the…

How to Make Your Own Rune Set
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How to Make Your Own Rune Set

Do you want to initiate yourself in divination or are you curious about it? Then rune casting is a great way to start! It can take many years to master them, but you can easily make your own rune set and learn the basics thanks to the many online resources and books available nowadays. There…