The Goddess Hel of Norse Mythology - is the Norse goddess of the dead, ruler of the nine worlds of the Land of Mist, Niflheim or Niflhel, located in the far north-- a cold, damp place that is home to frost giants and dwarves.
“ FIGURES OF NORSE MYTHOLOGY: HEL Hel is the daughter of Loki and the Jotun Angrboda. Half of her body resembles a living woman while the other resembles a corpse. Her expression is always gloomy and grim. The Aesir feared Hel and her brothers, so.
Hel Daughter of Loki and Goddess of the underworld in Asatru. to "go to Hel" is to die. Hel was appointed by the god Odin as ruler of a realm of the same name, located in Niflheim. Hel plays a key role in the attempted resurrection of the god Baldr.