As the runes each represent sounds, not surprisingly they can be used for writing. Historically, runes were often used for inscriptions on monuments in the same way that modern monuments carry inscriptions using an alphabet. They were also used for passing messages.
RUNESRunic philosophy and magic
In the pre-Christian Germanic worldview, the spoken word possesses frightfully strong creative powers. As Scandinavian scholar Catharina Raudvere notes, “The pronouncement of words was recognized to have a tremendous influence over the concerns of life".
STRENGTHHow to activate Runes
Systems which allow us the runes, to be put into use in everyday life, are varied, and depend very much on the degree of preparation of the subject and what is expected or wants to obtain.
RITUALSEnergy projection of the Runes
We must ask ourselves in meditation, directing our attention with the target (be it a person or an intention), to create a union with our being interior.
SUBCONSCIOUSMeditation with the Runes
Meditation with the runes requires some knowledge of them, for this choose the correct one if you want to intervene on their bad habits, but it uses also to learn more directly, how they act on our subconscious.
Celtic runes are an alphabetic script used by the peoples of Northern Europe from the first century c.e. until well into the Middle Ages. In addition to their use as a written alphabet, the runes also served as a system of symbols used for magic and divination.
The purpose of the bindrune is to enable a controlled release of those runic energies for the benefit of the user, or someone he or she wants to help or influence.
The study of the runes and their meaning is a study of personal development, spiritual growth and the spread of consciousness throughout human societies and into the universe.
ANCIENT MYSTERYKensington Runestone
The Kensington Rune Stone is a medieval artifact recently proven to be authentic. There is now physical proof that the runestone is authentic and plays a large role in American history.
INHERITANCERunic magic in history
There is some evidence that, in addition to being a writing system, runes historically served purposes of magic. This is the case from earliest epigraphic evidence of the Roman to Germanic Iron Age, with non-linguistic inscriptions and the alu word.
There are many versions of the runic alphabets. Each has variations in names, shapes, esoteric meanings and magical uses. One should not mix futharks, or the intent or meaning becomes confused.
SPIRITUAL INSIGHTWhat are Runes?
Runes are tools used for divination and opening up psychic awareness. They are a set of 24 tiles or stones that contain primitive carvings of characters or letters.