RAGNAROKAlso known as GOTTERDAMMERUNG, RAGNARÖK, RAGNARŘKR, RAGNORAK
The End of the World and Doom of the Gods
Literally 'Destruction of the Powers'. After three terrible winters of bitterness and conflict, SKOLL will eat the sun and his brother HATI will scoff the moon. Three cocks will crow (or is that three crows will cock?) and HEIMDALL will finally blow his awesome horn, bringing the Gods to the final battle.
And nobody will win. The Gods will defeat their enemies but be defeated themselves, and everyone and everything will perish utterly.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Location : Scandinavia
Gender : Sorry, we don't know
Type : Legendary Event
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : GOTTERDAMMERUNG, RAGNARÖK, RAGNARŘKR, RAGNORAK
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