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The Uppsala Temple by Sigrulfr The Uppsala Temple by Sigrulfr
The Heathen Temple of Uppsala.

Made for an article in The Witches & Pagan Magazine 2011

The Illustration is made with a pen

dimensions: 21 x 29,7 cm.
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KingOfDillChips Featured By Owner May 1, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Cool. :3
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Odins-Gift Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012
Great theme, and great rendition!
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Sigrulfr Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks
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Thorskegga Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Poor Thor has been demoted then :)

Good work though.
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Snigepippi Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wasn't the Uppsala area mainly known for Yngve-Frey and Frey worship?
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Thorskegga Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Take your pick. Adam of Bremen says Thor was the most honoured god in the temple. The local kings were descended from Frey and the level of human sacrifice suggests the worship of Odin.

Polythesism, wonderful stuff :D
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Sigrulfr Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Sorry, Its because Odin is the high one ;)

Ive got some plan to make a illustration of thor in the future
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Thorskegga Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Not according to Adam of Bremen :D

Look forward to seeing your Thor later.
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Sigrulfr Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
hehe

I have read about Adam of bremen many years ago.
He is a funny guy he is also talking about some
people with dog heads. living near Russia and finland.
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Waldgeist86 Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2012
Yes this is great!
Thor, Odin and Freyr! Hail!
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Sigrulfr Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks alot ;)
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