The Íslenska Ásatrúarfélagið "Icelandic fellowship of Æsir faith (Ásatrú)" is an Icelandic neopagan congregation of faith with the purpose of reviving the pre-Christianization religion of Scandinavia. It was founded on the summer solstice, 1972, and was recognized as an official religion by the Icelandic government in 1973, largely due to the efforts of Sveinbjörn Beinteinsson.

As of 2006, the Ásatrúarfélagið has roughly 1000 members, referred to as Ásatrúarmenn.

Sveinbjörn Beinteinsson acted as allsherjargoði from 1972 until his death in December 1993. He was succeeded by:

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.