sowulo Archives - The Birch Grove


SOWULO (So-iölo) Also: Sowilo or Sæwelō (Proto-Germanic), Sol (Younger Futhark), Sigel (Futhorc), Sugil (Gothic) Latin Alphabet: S Literal Translation: Sun Esoteric: Success or Wholeness The Futhark rune Sowulo takes on a double-meaning in divination- guidance, hope, success, goals, honor, life purpose, or bad advice, false success, gullibility, loss of goals.

Nordic Runes

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 »