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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
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: Who are the Celts?
The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
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

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Florida Folk Dancer January-February 2011
David's. 80th. Birthday.
Florida Folk Dancer May-June 2011
of the Orlando International Folk Dance Club. See.
Secretary Browning Recognizes Contributions of Florida Folk Artists
Florida Folk Festival Policies
The Florida Folk Festival celebrates the folk songs, music, dance, stories, crafts, folk artists and other keepers of Florida's traditional knowledge to the public.
59th Annual Florida Folk Festival Sunday, May 29, 2011
May 29, 2011 Amphitheater. John Butler. 4:20 PM.

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Stetson Kennedy dies
But a decade later, he was rediscovered and honors began to pour in, beginning with Florida Folk Heritage Award in 1988 and continuing through the Dorothy Dodd Lifetime Achievement Award from the Florida Historical Society last year.
Hospital trying to make Kennedy comfortable
A founding member and past president of the Florida Folklore Society, Kennedy is a recipient of the Florida Folk Heritage Award, the Florida Governor's Heartland Award as well as an inductee of the Florida Artists Hall of Fame.
Today in Florida history...
Frank Thomas, Florida's greatest folksinger and recipient of the Florida Folk Heritage Award was born today. He is considered by many a true living legend. Born near the Green Cove Springs area, Frank now lives south in Lake Wales.
Popular Florida Newgrass Band Gypsy Wind to Play Witch's Brew
The group has also performed live with fiddle virtuoso Vassar Clements at the Florida Folk Festival. The Witch's Brew is located at 1219 Florida Ave in Historic Downtown Palm Harbor. (727) 483-9210.

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Florida Folk Festival :: 2012
Welcome to the 59th Florida Folk Festival, a three-day celebration of the music, dance, stories, crafts and food that make Florida unique.
FOFF - Friends of Florida Folk
Friends of Florida Folk - Supports Florida Folk and Acoustic Music, Dance, Storytelling and Folk.
Florida Folk Home Page
The Florida Folk Music website is oriented towards the promotion and preservation of Florida Folk Music and Florida Artists.
Florida Folk--Home
A text-photography documentary about self-taught, outsiders artists living in Florida.
Central Florida Folk, Inc.
Mar 7, 2007 Central Florida Folk Event Locator Map. Area Folk Festivals in Which We Participate.

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