dagaz Archives - The Birch Grove
DAGAZ (Day-Gahz) Also: Dæg (Futhorc), Dags (Gothic) Latin Alphabet: D Literal Translation: Day or Dawn Esoteric: Awakening, Beginnings As with many Futhark runes, Dagaz may be interpreted in two ways in divination- awakening, awareness, hope and happiness, the ideal, paradigm shift, or lack of vision, sleep, hopelessness, cataclysmic change.
One of the most recognizable symbols used in modern Paganism is the Nordic Runes. The symbols originate from a series of related alphabets used to write Germanic languages in pre-Christian Europe. The earliest record of these inscriptions has been dated to 150 AD, many of the oldest found in Denmark and northern Germany. The runic… read more »