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Arawn – The Welsh God of the Afterlife

According to Welsh mythology, Arawn is the ruler of the realm of Annwn, or Otherworld - the idyllic resting place of the deceased. As a responsible guardian ...

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Celtic Horned God Cernunnos – History and Symbolism

In Celtic mythology, Cernunnos was the Horned God who ruled over wild beasts and places. He’s most commonly associated with forests, wild animals, ...

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List of Celtic Gods and Goddesses

The Celts were a diverse group of people, who lived across various regions such as Ireland, Portugal, Italy and Britain. Their culture, religion, and belief ...

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The Druids of Ireland – Who Were They?

The Druids were the wise shamans of pre-Christian Ireland. They were educated in the arts of the time which included astronomy, theology, and natural ...

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Medb –  Legendary Queen of Ireland

The story of Queen Medb is one of Ireland's greatest legends. This goddess in the flesh was fierce, seductive, beautiful, and most importantly powerful. No ...

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What Is the Caim Symbol?

Celtic culture is home to fascinating practices and symbols. One of the most prominent of these is the Caim symbol, initially cast at altars during wedding ...

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Yule Festival – Origins and Symbolism

The time around December 21st marks the Winter Solstice in the northern hemisphere. It’s officially the first day of winter containing the shortest day and ...

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Lammas (Lughnasadh) – Symbols and Symbols

The Celts had great respect for the changing of season, honoring the sun as it passed through the heavens. Along with the solstices and equinoxes, the Celts ...

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Beltane – Rituals, Symbolism and Symbols

Beltane is an ancient festival primarily associated with the pastoral peoples of Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. However, there is evidence of this ...

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Imbolc – Symbols and Symbolism

The first signs of spring appear in February, where the deep freeze of January begins to break; snowstorms turn to rain, and the land begins to thaw with ...

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