Sisu: The Finnish Concept of Inner Strength

By |2019-08-26T02:46:23+03:00August 26th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , , |

Sisu is a Finnish concept described as stoic determination, the tenacity of purpose, grit, bravery, resilience, and hardiness. It is generally considered not to have a literal equivalent in English but likely a cognate of Indian term vīrya derived from Avestan Verethragna meaning "smiting of [...]