Tag: Sami

Description of Islands in the North

“Everyone in Norway have embraced Christianity except those who live in the far north by the Ocean. People say that they continue to be clever in witchcraft and…

The three daughters of Máhtáráhkká

According to the Nordic and Western Russian Sami legends Radien-Attje, or Jubmel, is the highest God. He is the ruler of the universe and the creator of every…

The Death of the Sun’s Daughter

    Near the holy door in turf hut  Sun’s daughter — Njávesheatne Tired of life’s heavy burdens Yearned to ‘scape, to another place Wishes to see God,…