Tag Archives: Dwarves

Is Durin’s Day upon us ?

This article is partly in response to a very well written article from Iduna related to the calculating Durin’s Day on the “Heirs of Durin site” (Thank you again for that Iduna), and in response to many similar questions about this … Continue reading

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Traditional Dwarven Map of Middle-Earth

This has been a work in progress for some time now… in between other items whenever I had a moment to spare. This might be a bit odd to look at, at first, but as is traditional among the Dwarves, … Continue reading

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Zai dashunizu! (At your service!) – 2013 Updates

For those that might think I have forgotten about the affairs of the dwarves, fear not! In fact, you could not be further from the truth! 🙂 As in the last weeks and months I’ve been tremendously busy updating all … Continue reading

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Of the Seven Clans of Dwarves

Some use the term “clan” for many things… in dwarven terms it means their lineage… nothing more. Which means that it can only be used to refer to the 7 clans (Longbeards, Firebeards, Broadbeams, Ironfists, Stiffbeards, Stonfoots and Blacklocks). Many … Continue reading

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