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Irish Mythology Ulster Cycle

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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
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
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
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
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
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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The Lebor Gabála Érenn at a Glance: an Overview of the 11th
Macalister, D.Litt., Irish Texts Society, 1939-1954, reprinted 1993-1995.
Irish myths & legends - Ireland in Schools
Irish myths and legends. The ancient tales of Ireland are usually divided into four cycles, or groups of related stories: 1. The Mythological Cycle.
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Irish Mythology in the Arthurian Legend
stories into four cycles. The Mythological Cycle contains the earliest Irish myths and describes the first settlement of Ireland.
CELTIC STUDIES RESEARCH - Research - University of Ulster

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Ulster Cycle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Irish mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Irish Myths - The Ulster Cycle
Jul 30, 2010 Travel back to Ireland's primitive & mystical Iron Age by learning more about the heroic Pagan myths of the Ulster Cycle.
Irish Myth: Ulster Cycle Quiz - Irish Myth
Jan 18, 2002 A quiz on the second-oldest cycle of Irish legend, the Ulster Cycle meaning you can expect many questions to be about one particular hero .
Irish Mythology, Mythological Cycle, Ulster Cycle, Fenian Cycle, Folk
Irish mythology page about the Mythological Cycle, Ulster Cycle, Fenian Cycle, Irish Folk tales and legend.

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