Norse Mythology

Light Elves: Guardian Angels

Light Elves in Norse Mythology


Light Elves by Nils Blommer 1850

Light elves are beautiful creatures. They are considered to be the “guardian angels” The god Freyr, is the ruler of Alfheim. The Light elves are minor gods of nature and fertility; they can help or hinder, humans with their knowledge of magical powers. They do also often deliver an inspiration to art or music.

Author of page content Martin Højbjerg