Bifrost

Norse - The rainbow bridge leading from Asgard to Midgard. This bridge, built of air, fire and water, was guarded by Heimdall whose palace, Himinbiorg, was built on top of the bridge. Thor was not allowed to use the bridge - his tread was too heavy for its frail construction. It was broken down by the onrushing forces from Muspelheim at Ragnarok. In some lore, occasionally identified as Bifrost, Asa-bridge, Asa-bridge, Asabru, Asabru, Asbru, Bilrost, Bilrost, Irmin's Way, Irmin's Way, Bil's Way, Milky Way, Milky Way, Milky Way, Vindhjalmsbru, Vindhjalmsbru, As(a)bru, As(a)bru, The Milky Way or The Milky Way.

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