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Hesta was the virgin goddess of the hearth, the home and family. She was also the goddess of the sacrificial flame and assigned by Zeus the duty to maintain the fires of the Olympian hearth. Every home had a hearth that was dedicated to the goddess, and each day started and ended with a ritual requesting she protected the family.

EITRI - he was a dwarf who helped create three of the precious objects of the gods. In a competition, the trickster god LOKI bet the dwarf EITRI and his brother BROKKR, that they could not make anything as fine as the gifts, as another group of dwarfs had already made for the gods, a golden headpiece, a ship, and a spear. EITRI and BROKKR, then crafted a boear with golden bristles “GULLINBURSTI”, a gold ring “DRAUPNIR”, and THOR's hammer “MJOLNIR”.

Hyrroken is one of the most tantalizing beings in all of Teutono-Norse myth because her full story has not survived, just fragments. When the bodies of Baldur and his wife Nanna were laid on Baldur’s ship Ringhorn in preparation for burning in their funeral, none of the Aesir or Vanir were able to push the boat out to sea. The Jotun (giant) Hyrroken is sent for as she is the only one capable of doing this deed. She shows up riding a giant wolf like a horse and uses twisted serpents as a…