Othala is the eighth and final rune of the 3rd aett. The elder futhark is the oldest of the runic alphabets. It consists of 24 letters divided into 3 aetts. There are 8 runes in each aett. The third aett is called Tyr’s aett.
Othala Upright ~ Homeland, ancestral power, inheritance, home, property, security, prosperity, family, wealth, heaven on earth, development of a nation, utopia, protocol, and procedures.
Othala reversed ~ Poverty, homelessness, slavery, dependency, childlessness, lack of family, lack of tradition and sense of belonging, lack of moral.
Othala means Homeland.
Associated deity from the mythology: Odin
Othala birthstone dates and times:
This is the birthstone for people born between 29th of May to 14th of June(starting and ending 12.30 pm), and the message of this rune is closely related to your life purpose.
It is the inner rune (your inner self) for people born between 10.30-11.30.
Direction ~ South
Odin was considered the creator of the runes themselves. He learned the secrets of the runes by hanging 9 nights from Yggdrasil, the world tree. Odin also sacrificed one eye to drink the water of wisdom and therefore become knowledgable. Odin’s two pet birds, Hugin(thought) and Munin(memory) are famous for keeping Odin informed about everything that happens in all the 9 worlds.
Othala rune meanings on a rune cloth
Water ~ Responsibilities in home and business.
Fire ~ People close to you need your special attention.
Earth ~ Inherited wealth.
Air ~ New directions and attitudes.
Tarot card correspondence: Two of cups
Power Animal: Rooster