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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
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
The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
("The Shadowy One" or "She Who Strikes Fear") Sgathach or Skadi. Irish/Scottish. Warrior woman and prophetess. The Goddess of martial arts. The destroyer aspect of the Dark Goddess. A great sword warrior and instructor. Patroness of...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
(Shadowed) Irish/Scottish. "Lady of Shadows", or, "of the Shadowy Isle". She is a warrior, with additional associations in smithcraft and oracular wisdom. She dwells in Albannach (Scotland), on (most tales agree) the Isle of Skye (Scaith),...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
(Spectral). Irish/Scottish. Daughter of Scathach and, like Her, a lover of CuChulainn....
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Suggested Pdf Resources

Cuchulainn: the warrior with Super Powers.
Cú Chulainn, one of Ulster's most famous legendary characters, is
The Sons of Cuchulainn: Violence, the Family, and the Irish Canon
Patrick McGinley's Appropriation of Cúchulainn: Revisions in The
CuChulainn Archers Indoor Double FITA 28/11/ 2010 Results
CuChulainn Archers Indoor Double FITA 28/11/ 2010 Results. Laides Recurve. Noleen Lilly.

Suggested News Resources

'Drunken foot soldier' given bail
Stephen McLarnon, 25, of Cuchulainn House in Victoria Parade in Belfast is facing a charge of riotous assembly. Belfast Magistrates Court heard that he was seen throwing stones and dancing in front of a water cannon.
Review: Pomp and Poverty: A History of Silk in Ireland by Mairead Dunlevy
Dunlevy throws new light on the integral role that silk played in early Irish folklore -- even Cuchulainn is said to have worn a white, satin shirt under his heavy, orange tunic.
Thrills and spills on tough Cooley Mountain trail
DA COOLEY THRILLER lived up to its name on Saturday as hundreds of mountain bikers braved the Cooley mountains in Carlingford to take part in the popular event hosted by Cuchulainn CC and Carlingford Adventure Racing Club.
Hero Earley honoured by local village
For the people of Roscommon, he was a Cuchulainn-type figure, an exceptional sportsman who had a rare talent to inspire and motivate," she said.
Food festival begins next month
15 to Oct.

Suggested Web Resources

Cú Chulainn - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The first warp-spasm seized Cúchulainn, and made him into a monstrous thing, hideous and Cúchulainn rebuked by Emer (1905 illustration by H. R.
Celtic Warrior Cuchulainn
Badass of the Week: Cuchulainn
Cuchulainn - an explanatory article.
Cuchulainn – Irish Story and Legend of Cú Chulainn
Cu Chulainn - Irish Story and Legend of Cuchulainn.

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