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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
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
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 Heroes: The Gods of Ancient Ireland
Celtic peoples established themselves in Ireland about 2,500 years ago. But humans had inhabited the island long before that, as evidenced by the monument site at Newgrange dating to 3000 B.C., as well as the prehistoric megaliths at Carrowmore in Sligo, and...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
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

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Book Review: “A New Breed of Elephant”
As I was driving home to western Pennsylvania from CPAC Saturday morning, Gaelic Storm's 2001 song “Before the Night is Over” came up on my playlist. It's fundamentally a love song, but it struck me immediately that the first verse and pass through the ...
A Ramble Through Irish History
Because the people thought in Gaelic, expressed themselves in Gaelic, sung in Gaelic, and their whole world was built up of cross-references of things in the Gaelic language.
Those fascinating, maddening Berlin Irish
At this time of year, when the Irish think of their emigrants, thoughts drift easily to the English-speaking world: Britain, North America and Australia. But dynamic new Irish ...
Exposing the Secret History of Giants and the Underground Hyperborean Gallery
There are equivalent Gaelic collections for example, full of the same sorts of moral tales, genealogies, adages, blessings, histories both real and semi legendary etc etc. It's just that People don't take them as gospel so to speak.
Darlington man's Hong Kong prison hell over airport drugs con
The former Gaelic football star, who won an Irish national title with Down GAA in 1983, was thrown in a maximum-security holding jail for 549 days to await trial. Loading article content. The 62-year-old ...

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