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Gwydion and the Battle of the Trees
One of the common themes in Welsh mythology involves raids into the Underworld. This nether land realm is called by different sources Annwn, Achren, Caer Sidi, or by modern English references: Hades or the Otherworld. The images of the Welsh Underworld were...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 20
Chapter 20 20:1 When thou goest out to battle against thine enemies, and seest horses, and chariots, and a people more than thou, be not afraid of them: for the LORD thy God is with thee, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt. 20:2 And it shall be,...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

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Battle of Largs - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Battle of Largs (2 October 1263) was an indecisive engagement between the kingdoms of Norway and Scotland near Largs, Scotland. The conflict formed ...
Battle of Largs - The Battlefields Trust
Battle of Largs 2nd October 1263. Despite the Scots victory at Renfrew in 1164, and several campaigns by Scottish kings to conquer the territory, the Norse had ...
The last battle of the Vikings - BBC News
Dec 14, 2012 It was the battle which led to the end of Viking influence over Scotland, when ... The Battle of Largs was the last time a Norwegian military force ...
The Battle of Largs 1263 - our historical peg - Largs Viking Festival
The Battle of Largs 1263 - our historical peg. From a saga written at the time we know that the Scottish King Alexander II had been attempting to buy the Inner ...
Battle of Largs - New World Encyclopedia
Jan 4, 2013 The Battle of Largs was an military engagement fought between the armies of Norway and Scotland near the present-day town of Largs in ...

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