Viking Britain & Witchcraft

An illustration of the Norse goddess Freya watching over the Viking invasion of Britain.

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Vikings, a formidable force from Scandinavia, brought not only their prowess in warfare to Britain between the 8th and 11th centuries but also their intricate beliefs in witchcraft and magic. The Viking Age, saw the spread of the Norse culture and its unique practices, including the mystical art of “seiðr,” across the British Isles. … Read more