The Big Book of Runes and Rune Magic
Runes are the ancient Norse alphabet used for communication, divination, and magical work. Here, is an in-depth guide to the world of runes for beginners and enthusiasts alike. Thorsson's presentation of this powerful system provides a valuable tool for self-development and spiritual transformation. The book introduces the 24 runes of the Elder Futhark and their definitions and mystical properties. It also explores the historical lore using archaeological evidence to explain where the runes come from, what they mean, and how they evolved. The hidden lore and esoteric dimension of runes are revealed, looking at the cosmology of the Old Norse to explain the role runes played and how they were used over time. Also included are specific sections on rune magic and divination, poems, and runic numerology, instructions on how to make your own runes, how to cast the runes, and more. This book includes material from the author's previous books Futhark, Runelore, and Runecaster's Handbook.
Dimensions: 5.5" x 8.5"