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The Uppsala Temple
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Published: February 19, 2012
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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.
Image size
3400x4400px 1.04 MB
IMAGE DETAILS
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Adobe Photoshop CS3 Windows
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KingOfDillChipsHobbyist Digital Artist
Cool. :3
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Great theme, and great rendition!
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SigrulfrProfessional Traditional Artist
Thanks
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ThorskeggaHobbyist General Artist
Poor Thor has been demoted then :)

Good work though.
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SnigepippiHobbyist Traditional Artist
Wasn't the Uppsala area mainly known for Yngve-Frey and Frey worship?
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ThorskeggaHobbyist 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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SigrulfrProfessional 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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ThorskeggaHobbyist General Artist
Not according to Adam of Bremen :D

Look forward to seeing your Thor later.
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SigrulfrProfessional 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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Yes this is great!
Thor, Odin and Freyr! Hail!
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SigrulfrProfessional Traditional Artist
Thanks alot ;)
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