Category: valinor

The Silmarillion aesthetics | Valinor | Turgo…

The Silmarillion aesthetics | Valinor | Turgon and Elenwë

for @nolofinwean-week  |
Day 3 – Turgon & Elenwë

The Silmarillion aesthetic | The Teleri …

The Silmarillion aesthetic | The Teleri

but most of all they sailed in their swift ships…

or walked in the waves upon the shore with their hair gleaming in the
light..

(J.R.R.Tolkien, The Silmarillion)

Regular

The weak point of Tolkien’s legendarium for me is that the Dead Men of Dunharrow are forced to live under a mountain waiting for a battle, and the Numenoreans who invaded Valinor are forced to live under a mountain waiting for a battle, and that’s one too many groups of people who are forced to live under a mountain waiting for a battle, in my opinion.

Regular

Gandalf: *appears in valinor* hey I took on a balrog. We killed each other. Any chance you can send me back?

Manwe: yeah sure. But don’t let it happen again.

*few weeks later*

Gandalf: *appears in valinor again* I…uh…I choked on an olive this time…

The Silmarillion aesthetic | Eönwë | The migh…

The Silmarillion aesthetic |
Eönwë | The mightiest of the Maiar, the Herald of Manwë,

But at the last the might of Valinor came up out of the West, and the challenge of the trumpets of Eönwë filled the sky; and Beleriand was ablaze with the glory of their arms, for the host of the Valar were arrayed in forms young and fair and terrible, and the mountains rang beneath their feet.

J.R.R.Tolkien, The Silmarillion

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The Ringbearers were granted access to Valinor because everyone on the island was bored out of their minds and they hoped bringing in some new people would liven things up a bit. 

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 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.

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.