Valhalla, the paradise whither the heroes who fell in battle were escorted, was situated there.
The Valhalla, or Hall of Heroes, contains busts of eminent Scotsmen.
It was like his Valhalla, his Shangri-La.
In return he receives the souls of the slain who in his palace, Valhalla, live a life of fighting and feasting, similar to that which has been their desire on earth.
VALHALLA (Old Norse Valholl, i.e.
Again, those who had fallen in battle were supposed to go to Valhalla, where they became warriors in Odin's service.
Whitney (both of Lowell), whose regiment was mobbed in Baltimore on the 19th of April 1861 while marching to Washington; and a bronze figure of Victory (after one by Rauch in the Valhalla at Ratisbon), commemorating the Northern triumph in the Civil War.
So entirely did even his immediate circle ignore his religion that a court skald composed a poem on his death representing his welcome by the heathen gods into Valhalla.
Near Regensburg is the pantheon of German worthies, known as the Valhalla.