The World Serpent

Of course, if there is a world tree, there has to be a world serpent…

What’s a tree without a snake?….

In Norse mythology, Jörmungandr is the Midgard Serpent that surrounds the world: when he lets go of his tail, the world will end. .

Previous posts have talked about Snake symbolism and the Uroboros:

Anima and Snakes in Jung’s Psyche

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