This blog is to present my view on Talos, the Thalmer, and Religion in Tamriel.
Talos was born a nord by the name of Tiber Septim. He did great things for the empire, and united the nations, bringing about peace.
Upon death, some say he ascended to godhood, where he was as highly regarded as the other eight divines.
At the signing of the White-Gold Concordat, which brought an end to the Great War of 4E, the Aldmeri Dominion demanded that the empire stop recognizing Talos as a god, and ban his worship.
Their motive behind this was purely arogant. Talos was a man, and the Altmer believe that Mer (in particular, Altmer) are superior to man in every way. They hated the idea of a Man who became a god, while no Mer had ever done so.
The Nords of Skyr…
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