Nornas ::Kuld, Berdandi & Urd:: Sisters Three, Goddesses of Fate and Destiny. They care for the tree of life Yggdrasil. You will find them at the base of Yggdrasil in the realm of Asgard. Each day the Norns sprinkle water from the well of Urd and mised clay to place on the roots of Yggdrasil to prevent decay or at least slow it down. "Urd is the Crone and represents the past. Verdandi is the mother and represents the present. Skuld is the maiden and is always looking into the future.