The Walling of Asgard and the Birth of Sleipnir
The Walling of Asgard and the Birth of Sleipnir Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
The Perimeter of Asgard, soon after the creation of Middle-Earth and Valhalla, during a single winterLet's set the scene. The gods have already created Middle-Earth and Valhalla, which is a good th...
A lot of stories in Norse mythology deal with how different parts of the mythological world – beings, magical objects, landscapes, buildings – came to be. "The Walling of Asgard" is one of thes...