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(he of the [Irish] sea). Irish. A child of Ler, and the principal sea-God; his name seems to derive from an earlier form of the Isle of Man. He possesses among other things, the fabulous Crane-Bag, holder of all his treasures, including Language. As with many...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
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
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Shapeshifting in Celtic Myth
The theme of shapeshifting is found in Celtic myth regardless of the specific country one invesigates. Thoughout my studies of Celtic lore I have found that there were very specific reasons or circumstances for shapeshifting. These reasons fall into at least...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Manannan is back at sea soon
Once again passengers will be able to sail in and out of Liverpool every day on Manannan. Foot passenger prices start from £17.50 for adults and £8.
Manannán Mac Lir: Sea god statue back on Binevenagh Mountain
A replacement for the sculpture of a Celtic sea god that was stolen from Binevenagh Mountain has been installed. Manannán Mac Lir was taken from its spot on the mountain near Limavady, County Londonderry, last year. Its disappearance was deemed a ...
Manannan Mac Lír statue back in place at Binevenagh
A STATUE of a mythical Celtic sea god stolen more than a year ago from Binevenagh Mountain has been replaced. The statue of Celtic god, Manannan Mac Lír was replaced at Binevenagh cliffs overlooking the entrance to Lough Foyle on Saturday morning.
Fastcraft Manannan to Resume IOM Seasonal Services
#RoutesResume - In less than a fortnight, seasonal Douglas-Liverpool sailings begin on 17th March when Isle of Man Steam Packet Company fast craft Manannan returns to service. The resumption will also mark sailings on Dublin and Belfast routes during ...
Magnificent castles, Viking heritage and glorious countryside: Little Man's
The ferry Ben-my-Chree offers en-suite, four-berth cabins with tea and coffee-making facilities and a TV, while fast craft Manannan has two cinema lounges showing family-friendly films.

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