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Door Slammer Arrives Today

The seventh Yule Lad, Door Slammer (Hurðaskellir), arrives today. He is known for slamming doors, especially during the night.

doorslammerIllustration: Magnús Valur Pálsson.

The Yule Lads, the Icelandic version of Santa Claus, one of the differences being that there are 13 of them, come down from the mountains one by one to treat well-behaved children to presents.

Click here and here to read more about the Yule Lads.

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