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Origins of the Celts
Two new groups of people emerge in Central Europe during the late Neolithic (New Stone Age) period, one certainly immigrant. Each group may be distinguished archaeologically by characteristic artifacts found in their respective burial sites. One was a Bell...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Herbs of Folklore and Modern Medicine: White Willow, Aloe Vera, and Garlic
Many of the medicinal herbs we use today have been studied by modern science for application in today’s medical field. These studies have shown that our ancestral folk uses of these herbs were very much correct in their applications. Here we will explore...
Earth Mysteries >> Herbalism
Irish Myth Cycles
The myths and legends of a people are central to it's religion. It is from these stories that we derive our attitudes towards people and nature, and understand our deities. The famous and infamous deeds of a people's past, human and divine, provide a sense of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Baba Yaga: A Demon or A Goddess?
Growing up in Kiev, Ukraine, I loved reading and listening to fairy tales. These stories, filled with Slavic flavor, were opening up a new world for me, a world where one is to learn lessons and always to succeed, a world in which no matter how many hardships...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
Grimassi, Raven
Raven Grimassi is the author of several books on Wicca and Witchcraft, including The Wiccan Mysteries, which was awarded Book of the Year and First Place-Spirituality Book by the Coalition of Visionary Retailers in 1998. Raven Grimassi was born in 1951 to an...
Real Interviews >> Authors
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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THE E'ER INSCRUTABLE | 1916 Annus Rosae: WB Yeats and the Wind of Love and Hate
An image of Éire emerges: she is organic, and living. In his völkisch compendium Celtic Twilight, Yeats writes of landscapes populated by Sidhe, faery-folk, whose mischievous and proud personalities inhabit the hollows and sandstone caves of the seaside.
Jackie Morris Illustrated Short Stories To Be Published By Graffeg
It will be the first in a proposed series of five illustrated titles by Jackie, all to be published by Graffeg.
Even In Midlife, We Can All Use A Fairy Godmother – Part 2
The author's say some Welsh folk ballads called fairies “the mothers” or “mother's blessing.
The Irresistible Psychology of Fairy Tales
A mother's message: Seneca Falls author's new children's book written for an
For Seneca Falls author Tanya Mack, the heart of her children's book, "Evalee, a Tale of the Faery Folk," is inspired by the relationship she has with her two young daughters.

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