Viking Tones #3 The Fortune Teller's Prophecy
Traditional Icelandic / Mogens Friis - The Fortune Teller's Prophecy (Vølvens spådom, Völuspá)
Musical Instrument - Six-hole bone flute
The Fortune Teller's Prophecy or "Völuspá" is the first and best known poem of the Poetic Edda. It tells the story of the creation of the world and its coming end related by a völva addressing Odin. It is one of the most important primary sources for the study of Norse mythology.
Völva is a shamanic seeress in Norse paganism, and a recurring motif in Norse mythology."