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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
Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Celtic Gods and Heros: Celtic Gods of Mainland Europe
Speakers of Celtic languages once dominated a swath of Europe stretching from Spain to areas of modern-day Turkey. At various times in their heyday from 500 to 100 B.C., these Celtic peoples controlled what is now France, southern Germany, northern Italy,...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Celtic Gods and Heros: Introduction to Celtic Mythology
Youngsters of school age almost effortlessly learn about the gods and heroes of Greek and Roman mythology. Names like Zeus, Hercules, Diana, Ulysses, Mercury, Venus, and others become widely familiar. Paintings, popular movies, and books trace their stories...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Story of the Celts: The Celts Today
The Celts Today [ 40 ] The Celts, and Celtic peoples, are alive and well today. Celtic culture is well documented and preserved, and there are millions of people on different continents who make it a point to identify with that culture. In Ireland Irish...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish

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Celtic Gods of the Iberian Peninsula
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Brigit is the Celtic Saint and Goddess of Poetry, Healing and
In Sanskrit, bhrati, or brihati means. “exalted one”. 3.

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The Fantasy and Folklore of Halloween
That did not happen, but the traditional Celtic deities diminished in status, becoming fairies or leprechauns of more recent traditions. The old beliefs associated with Samhain never died out entirely.

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Celtic Deities
Discriptions and brief explanations of early Celtic deities.
List of Celtic deities - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Celtic Deities of Britain, Wales, Gaul, and Scotland (and surrounding
This is a rather comprehensive (I hope) listing of the Celtic Deities of Scotland, Britain, Wales, Cornwall, Gaul, and surrounding areas.
Celtic Deities and Mythic Figures
This document lists the Celtic deities with some of their Greek and Roman counterparts. Because there is more than one Celtic language, pronunciations vary.
The Gods and Goddesses of the Celtic Lands
The Celtic Pantheon held many female deities of primary importance ranging from war goddesses to mother goddesses to ruling goddesses.

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