Posts Tagged Viking

Stave church – fusionplace for viking spirituality


The dragon-style of the ornaments and structures of the stave churches suggest links to the Viking belief in the Norse Gods like Tor, Odin, Freya, Balder etc.

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RESPECT FOR OTHER PEOPLE’S GODS


A few days ago Dalai Lama twittered the following words of wisdom:   “Perhaps the most significant obstruction to inter-religious harmony is a lack of appreciation of the value of others’ faith traditions.”   I guess religious aggressiveness is not really new. Think of the colony-powers bringing missionaries to their new territories, the Crusaders, the Conquistadores in Latin-America, […]

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