Thor, god regular to all the early Germanic people groups, an incredible warrior spoke to as a red-unshaven, moderately aged man of colossal quality, an intractable adversary to the hurtful race of mammoths however considerate toward humankind. His figure was commonly optional to that of the god Odin, who in certain conventions was his dad; however in Iceland, and maybe among every northern individuals with the exception of the illustrious families, he was evidently revered more than some other god. There is proof that a comparing divinity named Thunor, or Thonar, was revered in England and mainland Europe, however little is thought about him.
Thor’s name was the Germanic word for thunder, and it was the jolt that was spoken to by his mallet, the property most ordinarily connected with him. The mallet, Mjollnir, had numerous great characteristics, including that of coming back to the hurler like a boomerang; it is regularly cut on runic stones and funerary stelae.
Among Thor’s central foes was the world snake Jörmungand (Jörmungandr), image of fiendishness. As indicated by convention, Thor neglected to crush the skull of Jörmungand, and the two are bound to murder each other in the Ragnarök (the apocalypse of divine beings and men).
Thor was now and again likened with the Roman god Jupiter, kicks the bucket Jovis (Jove’s day) turning into Thor’s day (Thursday).