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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 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
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

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Were Edinburgh's tunnels used for human sacrifice? Hand-carved passages may
Most of what we know about druids comes from written material from the Romans, but these reports contain a mix of reporting and political propaganda, and often would portray the Celtic people as barbarians. Druids also used both animal and human ...
Matters of Faith: In the spirit of St. Patrick
Though there were tensions at times between Christianity and the ancient faiths, the Celts embraced the indigenous peoples' sacred groves and best spiritual practices in their own faith. Columba affirmed that “Christ is my druid” or teacher. The Celtic ...
The Chartres Cathedral – A Sacred Site for Ancient Druids and Christians
Its legendary roots come from the time when Druids, the Celtic priests of Britain and Gaul, held sacred rites there. The territory of Chartres was highly influenced by the Carnutes, a Gaulish people who had a vast Druid assembly.
Was this Scottish Cave Actually a Druid Temple?
Maybe Iron Age-era druids! “Druids were known to meet in secret in woods and caves away from habitation," Spalding says. Little is known about druids, an educated class of Celtic people said to have lived over two millennia ago.
St. Patrick's Day celebrations in Tampa Bay area span two weekends this year
Entertainers include the City of Dunedin Bag Pipers, Irish folk singers Cage O'Hanlon and Peter Robinson, Irish folk dancers the Mighty Fine Peppers and Lucid Druid. Flanagan's kicks off the celebration with live Irish music in the pub beginning ...

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