Hugin and Munin (Mind and Memory) are the two companions of
They fly around the nine worlds to provide news and
tidings. Odin sends his ravens out every day to gather
knowledge for him. The ravens fly abroad and bring back news
from every corner of the world. Sitting on the God
Odin's shoulder, they whisper the news into his ears.
Munin represents the memory and Hugin the intelligence.
Thus, they are his embodied soul.
Hugin thinks. Munin remembers.