Norse Mythology

Dark Elves

Dark Elves in Norse Mythology


Dark Elves in Norse Mythology

The dark elves hates the sun so they lives in the murky underground. The dark elves are hideous and can be a great nuisance to the humans many describes them as being extremely annoying. The dark elves are nothing but trouble. Many believes that dark elves are also responsible for the nightmares. These dark elves are called mare. A mare will sit on a sleeping person’s chest and whisper bad dreams to haunt the person. A mare can also haunt animals, especially horses. The dark elves can not be exposed to sunlight, if the sun’s rays hit them they will immediately turn into stones.

Author of page content Martin Højbjerg