Past in Perspective

“Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature.”
–Tom Robbins

The Viking Runestones are ancient stones that bear inscriptions of runic writing, found across Scandinavia. Dating back to the Viking Age, these runestones offer valuable insights into Norse culture, history, and mythology. These inscriptions, often commemorating individuals or events, provide details about Viking expeditions, conflicts, and religious beliefs. The Viking Runestones serve as a tangible link to the Viking era, allowing researchers to study the language, customs, and artistic styles of this fascinating civilisation. Today, the runestones stand as historical artifacts, preserving the legacy of the Vikings and offering a glimpse into their world for historians, archaeologists, and enthusiasts alike.

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