Published on March 1, 2014
Mrs. Shearer Mythology 4th Hour Josh Elm and Jed Neuberger
Son of Frigg and Odin The god of truth and light Knowledgeable in healing herbs and runes Favorite among people Breidablik with his wife Nanna- vegetation goddess Norse gods were not immortal
No lie could pass through Home of the god of truth Frigg- went to nine worlds not to harm Balder Wasn’t hard, he was loved by all
Completed her mission- Gladsheim Test Balder's invulnerability Pebble, Thor’s axes Didn’t hurt him
Trickster god, mischievous Stir things up Disguised as a old hag Acted like didn’t know what was going on Kept asking questions- mistletoe Went to forest to get mistletoe Found Baldur's blind brother (Hodur)
Threw mistletoe towards Baldur- Loki helped Baldur’s brother hit him in the chest Baldur died instantly Loki fled away
Festivity ended Ragnarok was due soon Funeral was so big giants needed Most valuable worldly possessions as gifts Baldur's wife died of grief
Attempted to resurrect him Loki stopped it by more mischief Hel, goddess of death would help If every living creature cried for Balder Loki didn’t let that happen again Dressed up as giantess Thok- didn’t cry
Odin’s new son, Vali Revenged his death Killed Hod but not Loki
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