Category: middle earth

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6 hour long fight at this year’s Tolkien Historical Society Conference about whether Middle Earth has bees, before I reminded everyone that the Rohirrim had mead halls, which means they had honey, which means there’s bees. Everyone sighed and the conference continued. This is the life of a Tolkien scholar. 

The Silmarillion aesthetic | The Hidden Kingdo…

The Silmarillion aesthetic | The Hidden Kingdom |  The Dreams of Doriath

..and this inner land, which was long named Eglador, was after called Doriath, the guarded kingdom, Land of the Girdle.

The Middle-Earth aesthetic | Thranduil The Elv…

The Middle-Earth
aesthetic | Thranduil The Elvenking |
The War of The Jewels

‘It is precious to you
beyond measure, I understand that. The gems in the Mountain that I, too,
desire… White gems, of pure starlight.’

The Middle-Earth aesthetic | The Elven aesthet…

The Middle-Earth aesthetic | The Elven aesthetics

The Silmarillion aesthetic | Morwen Eledhwen“….

The Silmarillion aesthetic | Morwen Eledhwen

“..the Easterlings were afraid, and dared not to lay hands upon her or her household… yet she was now poor and without aid, save that she was succoured secretly by a kinswoman of Húrin named Aerin…

..bidding Morwen leave Dor-lómin and return with them to Doriath; but still she would not leave the house in which she had dwelt with Húrin.”


(J.R.R.Tolkien, The Silmarillion, Quenta Silmarillion, Ch 21, Of Túrin Turambar

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March 1st, T.A. 2931

Aragorn II is born

 "He was tall and straight; his hair was …

 "He was tall and straight; his hair was of shining gold, his face fair and young and fearless and full of joy; his eyes were bright and clean, and his voice like music; on his brow set wisdom, and in his hand was strength.

Glorfindel

© ALEF Club, Journey to The Middle-Earth Project

The Middle-Earth aesthetic | W i n t e r | Riv…

The Middle-Earth aesthetic | W i n t e r | Rivendell

The Silmarillion aesthetic | The way we were |…

The Silmarillion aesthetic | The way we were | Boys..

‘scattered
pictures of the smiles we left behind..’

Maedhros, Maglor, Celegorm, Caranthir, Curufin, Amrod, Amras

The Silmarillion aesthetic | The Valar | O r …

The Silmarillion aesthetic | The Valar |
O r o m ë
 

T a u r o n 


A powerful huntsman, he was active in the struggles against Morgoth.