This is the icy Norse Underworld ruled by Hel. It’s inhabited by a growing population of ghastly spirits — in particular, the souls of cowards, losers, wastrels, lazybums and liars — Helheim is a grim place at the best of times.
With marrow-clenching cold and no heating facilities, there is nothing for the punished soul to do except shiver out their miserable stint in eternity. If you ever get haunted by a specter, you can easily tell if it’s come from Helheim — the ghost will be shivering and covered with goose bumps instead of you.
Helheim Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: HELHEIMR, HELGARDH, NIFLHEL
Gender: Sorry, we don't know
Type: legendary place
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1844
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Article last revised on August 06, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.