Neopagans in Iceland Will Build the First Temple to Thor and Odin in 1000 Years

July 11, 2018 - General
Digital model of the neopagan Ásatrúarfélagið temple in Iceland.

About 1000 years ago, paganism was practically stamped out in Iceland, while Christianity was ushered in. But Nordic neopaganism, under the name of Ásatrúarfélagið (sometimes called Asatru), has now become the fastest growing belief system in the country. And after years in the making, the believers of this faith are on the brink of worshipping in their first temple.

Source: origins

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *