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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
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
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
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: 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
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

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Plenty of music, food and drink on tap for St. Patrick's Day celebrations
The Ivanhoe's St. Patrick's Day morning feast includes one egg, one black and one white pudding (sausages), one rasher (bacon), Irish and Scottish bangers (more sausages), fried tomato, fried mushrooms and beans, with a side of homestyle potatoes.
No blarney: A comprehensive guide to St. Patrick's fun in the Lehigh Valley
Festivities in the park noon-5 p.m. include Irish music by Timlin & Kane and McGirr & Alberts, a beer tent, children's games and activites, vendor fair, Men in Kilts contest, more.
Irish whiskey a staple for St. Patrick's Day
Most Irish whiskeys, Redbreast included, are smoother and more approachable than bourbon, which has a lot of sugar and can have more 'bite' than whiskey, or Scotch, where the addition of peat can create a smokiness that's a bit much for newbies.
Early planning for Nutfield 300th anniversary revs up
MacGregor, a direct ancestor of Secretary of State John Kerry who was dubbed the “Moses of the Scotch Irish,” has been honored in Northern Ireland for his historical role in migration to the United States.
Saloon Series - Exploring the Whiskey World at WhiskyLIVE USA
And what a big world it is. There were Scotch and Canadian whiskies, and American and Irish whiskeys. Japanese whisky, which is a lot like Scotch, was present, as were various craft distillers, like Wasmund's of Virginia.

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