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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
History of Magick
I. Early Magick One tradition holds that Witchcraft began more than 35 thousand years ago, when the last great sheets ice began their journey across Europe. Legend holds that small groups of hunters followed the free-running game and bison across the tundra....
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Mystic Sciences >> Magick
Irish. A son of Manannan, he rules over a section of County Donegal....
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
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

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A symphony for China's dying language of Nu Shu
It is one of China's disappearing languages and has a long tradition of singing. US-based Chinese composer Tan Dun travelled to the remote area of Jiangyong county over a 12-year period, to collect the stories and songs passed down over generations.
Students lend helping hand to less privileged peers
This summer, a group of volunteers joined the Jiangyong County Culture and Environment Restoration Project in Hunan Province to learn about local people's heritage. They got insights into Nushu women's script, which was secretly developed by women at ...
When authorities attack: November 2015
China at the Biennale
Tan reprised his recent musical exploration of "nushu," or women´s writing from Jiangyong County in his home province of Hunan, by presenting a concert at the opening of the pavilion.
Chinese Gallery to Offer Historic 'Women's Script' Artifacts Online
Nüshu is a syllabic script, a simplification of Chinese characters, that was used exclusively among women in Jiangyong County in central China's Hunan Province.

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