Loki, Sky-Traveller

Cleverness, knowledge, trickery, sex, seduction, shapeshifting, divine catalyst, change, humor, creation, lightning, fire, air, storms, wind, creativity, painful truth/truth, discovery, cunning, earthquakes, homosexuality, polyamory, transgendered people

NAME: Loki Laufeyson
ALSO KNOWN AS: Lodurr (pron. “lo-der”), Loptur, Lopt, Loke, Logi, Loge, Lisan, Laufeyiarson, Laufeyson, Hvedrungr
KENNINGS: “Sky Traveller”, “Trickster”, “Father of Lies”, “Shapechanger”, “Sly One”, “Crafty-wise”
ASSOCIATED WITH: Odin, Thor, Freya, Angrboda, Sigyn
PARENTS: Laufey/Nal (mother) and Farbauti (father)
SIBLINGS: Byleist, Helblindi (brothers), Blood-brother to Odin
SPOUSE(S)/LOVERS: Sigyn (wife), Angrboda (wife), Freya, Sif, Tyr’s wife
CHILDREN: Nari/Narfi, Vali, Hel, Fenrir, Sleipnir, Jormungand

SACRED AREA(S): Caves, mountains, kettles

SYMBOL(S):  Trefoil/Triquetra (pref. w/o circle); Lightning
COLORS: All Shades of Red, Orange, Black, Gold, Green

WOODS: Cedar, Juniper, Elder, Blackthorn
PLANTS: Cinnamon, Tobacco, Patchouli, Clove, Hemp/Marijuana, Lavender
RESINS: Amber Resin, Dragon’s Blood
STONES: Red Jasper, Obsidian, Amber, Garnet, Fire Agate, Goldstone; Plastic, Acrylic, Glass, Jade, Green Amber
METALS: Copper, Gold, Silver, Magnesium

ELEMENT(S): Air, Lightning (Fire), Storms (air, water)

ALTAR TOOL(S): Cane, Staff, Wand
WEAPON: Knife, Handgun

OFFERINGS: Beer, Mead, Rum, Brandy, Wine (any alcohol), Chocolate, Incense, Chocolate, Cinnamon, Strong Coffee, Tobacco

ANIMALS: Wolf, Coyote, Salmon, Spider, Raven
MYTHIC CREATURES: Slepnir (Odin’s eight-legged horse); Faeries, Elves, Jotuns (‘Dark’ Elves); Dragon

INSTRUMENTS: Pan flute/pennywhistle, drum

OTHER ASSOCIATIONS: Countries: Ireland, Scotland, Scandinavia; Has no problem with modern (as of 2012) film representations.

TAROT: The Fool, The Magician
RUNES: Dagaz, Kaunaz
DIVINATION:  Playing Cards, Fire Scrying

HOLY DAY(S): “Feast of Loki (Lokisblot)”, July 23 (or the rising of Sirius); “Loki’s Day”, July 31
DAYS: Saturday, Thursday
STAR: Lokabrenna (Sirius) “Burning done by Loki”
PLANET:  Pluto; Moon; Stars/Suns
MOON PHASE: Waning, Dark, Void
SABBAT: Autumn Equinox, Samhain, Summer Solstice, Yule
MONTH: September, October, November, December, January
SEASON(S): Summer, Autumn, Winter

MAGICAL TREASURE: Loki has brought many magical treasures to the Gods, notable among these are Thor’s hammer, Sif’s golden hair, Odin’s spear, Slepnir, Frey’s warship and boar and Brisingamen.

GIFTS TO HUMANS: Loki invented the net and gave humans fire.

7/18/03, 12/1/12, 09/09/13, 09/11/13, 09/12/13, 10/31/13