Ullr a God in Norse Mythology 2017-02-02T16:02:03+00:00

Ullr

Ullr “Glory” is handsome and warlike, he is a great hunter with the bow, a skier and a skater, it’s believed that Ullr, sometimes uses his shield, to ski down the mountains, just like a modern day snowboard. Ullr is the son of the Goddess Sif and the stepson of Thor. He lives in the house Ydalir, in Asgard, the home of the Gods.

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“This illustration from an 18th-century Icelandic manuscript”