Sami pre-Christian faith

Before the Sami people were christened in the1600s and 1700s, nature was believed to be inhabited by living spirits and gods which were honoured and respected.

The places in nature were gods and spirits had their dwellings, was given special significance. Often there were offering sites on or near these places.

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