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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 Heros: Celtic Gods of Mainland Europe
Speakers of Celtic languages once dominated a swath of Europe stretching from Spain to areas of modern-day Turkey. At various times in their heyday from 500 to 100 B.C., these Celtic peoples controlled what is now France, southern Germany, northern Italy,...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Brigid - The Goddess of Imbolc and Celtic Europe
Celtic Myth | Ireland | Britain | Christianity | A Myth The Pagan goddess Brigid is perhaps one of the oldest goddesses of Celtic Europe still recognized and worshipped. In fact, until the mid-twentieth century in Scotland, she was still welcomed in at Imbolc...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Story of Brân the Blessed
Brân was a Welsh god of the underworld whose eminence is most often associated with his the "Wonderful Head." Though he could present himself as a principal of battle, Brân was also a patron on bards, minstrels, and musicians. He was huge, colossal....
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Tarot
The most fascinating collection of ancient secret lore, compressed into codes and symbols that are embedded into beautiful imagery, is what makes up the tarot. The true origins of the tarot, shrouded in mystery, are yet to be discovered. Occulists have tried...
Divination >> Tarot Cards
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

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Bradley Wiggins backs Muhammad Ali knighthood campaign
The Olympic and Tour de France champion cyclist told the Standard he supported an online petition set up by former world heavyweight boxing champion David Haye. Wiggins, who is a huge boxing fan and collector of Ali memorabilia, said: ...
Tsonga and Gasquet seal Davis Cup victory for France
Tsonga and Gasquet defeated Philip Bester and Vasek Pospisil 7-6 (4), 6-1, 7-6 (4) to give the hosts an unsurmountable 3-0 lead on the outdoor clay court of the Velodrome Amedee Detraux.
Cavendish: It's just back to the day job at Tirreno-Adriatico
Cavendish left the London velodrome as a world champion but also with questions remaining about if he will be selected for the five-rider Great Britain team pursuit squad and Omnium for the Rio Olympic Games.
Davis Cup: Gael Monfils Gets France Off To Perfect Start
Gael Monfils got Yannick Noah and the French team off to the perfect start as he dominated Frank Dancevic in the first rubber. Gael Monfils grew up in the Caribbean Island and got a warm reception as he walked out in front of a packed Stade Velodrome ...
Lyon routs Guingamp 5-1 in French league
Seven-time champion Lyon thrashed Guingamp 5-1 to move back to third place while Marseille's poor home form continued as struggling Toulouse secured a 1-1 draw at the Stade Velodrome on Sunday in the French league. A week after Lyon ended leader ...

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Vélodrome d'hiver - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Vélodrome d'Hiver (French pronunciation: ​[velɔdʁɔm divɛʁ], Winter Velodrome), colloquially Vel' d'Hiv, was an indoor bicycle racing cycle track and ...
Vel' d'Hiv Roundup - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Vel' d'Hiv Roundup (French: Rafle du Vélodrome d'Hiver, commonly called the Rafle du Vel' d'Hiv: "Vel' d'Hiv Police Roundup / Raid"), was a Nazi directed ...
The Vel' d'Hiv Roundup - Yad Vashem
Entrance to the Vel' d'Hiv (the Winter Stadium, or Velodrome d A memorial plaque ... In June and July 1942 the French administration in charge of the Jewish ...
How the Jews in France were rounded up | World news | The Guardian
Jan 8, 2016 The round-up of Jews in occupied France was begun on July 14 and ... the men were brought to the Velodrome d'Hiver and the women carted ...
The Vélodrome d'hiver Round-up: July 16 and 17, 1942 - Online
Dec 28, 2008 A. Context The greatest mass-arrest of Jews ever carried out on French soil is known as the Vél' d'hiv' Round-up. It involved 13 000 victims ...

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