Honest Iceland Talk

Halloween Special: Icelandic Ghost Stories & Folk Tales

October 22, 2020 Honest Iceland Episode 12
Honest Iceland Talk
Halloween Special: Icelandic Ghost Stories & Folk Tales
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Honest Iceland Talk
Halloween Special: Icelandic Ghost Stories & Folk Tales
Oct 22, 2020 Episode 12
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In the old days, most Icelanders believed in ghosts, and some do until today. Iceland has a great variety of folk tales, giving you a distinct picture of the life and beliefs of past generations.

In this episode, we bring you three stories:

Redhead from the book 25 Icelandic Folk and Fairy Tales by Jón R. Hjálmarsson
The Monster of Látrabjarg from the book 25 Icelandic Folk and Fairy Tales by Jón R. Hjálmarsson
Helga the Farmers Daughter and the Elves from the book Elves, Trolls and Elemental Beings by Alan Boucher

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Show Notes

In the old days, most Icelanders believed in ghosts, and some do until today. Iceland has a great variety of folk tales, giving you a distinct picture of the life and beliefs of past generations.

In this episode, we bring you three stories:

Redhead from the book 25 Icelandic Folk and Fairy Tales by Jón R. Hjálmarsson
The Monster of Látrabjarg from the book 25 Icelandic Folk and Fairy Tales by Jón R. Hjálmarsson
Helga the Farmers Daughter and the Elves from the book Elves, Trolls and Elemental Beings by Alan Boucher

We look forward to reading your feedback. You can rate the episodes here https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/honest-iceland-talk-1372422 or on Apple Podcasts https://podcasts.apple.com/de/podcast/honest-iceland-talk/id1525999592