Category: Mythology & Folklore

March 19, 2020

Agathodaimon And The Fiery Poison Concoction

Many names have been associated with the study and development of alchemy through the ages, but few are as famous as Agathodaimon. He was said to be a great alchemist from around the third century.  During late Roman Egypt, Agathodaimon would go on to make a name for himself as one of the most prolific […]

January 24, 2020

How The Vikings Used Sunstones To Become Prolific Navigators

For hundreds of years the Vikings journeyed across the North Atlantic through clouds of fog, using superior skills of navigation. How the Vikings became prolific navigators has baffled scientists for years, but one theory suggests they used a technique involving Sunstones. Famous Viking tales such as “The Saga of King Olaf”, mentioned Sunstones as a […]

November 22, 2019

Celtic King Urien Of Gorre And His Assassination

King Urien of Gorre goes by the name of King of Rheged. He was a king in the 6th century. Rheged was part of Hen Ogledd, the early British Kingdom that is Southern Scotland and Northern England in today’s time. So, if you plan on visiting this particular place, see if you can take a […]

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