The Encyclopedia Of Celtic Mythology And Folklore

Author : Patricia Monaghan
ISBN : 9781438110370
Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
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Presents an illustrated A to Z reference containing over 1,000 entries providing information on Celtic myths, fables and legends from Ireland, Scotland, Celtic Britain, Wales, Brittany, central France, and Galicia.
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

The Encyclopedia Of Celtic Mythology And Folklore

Author : Patricia Monaghan
ISBN : 0816045240
Genre : Religion
File Size : 41.84 MB
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Examines the mythology and folklore of the peoples of Ireland, Scotland, Celtic Britain, Wales, Brittany, and central France and Galicia, covering original sources, mythical figures and heroes, themes, and sacred and historical places.
Category: Religion

The Encyclopedia Of Celtic Wisdom

Author : Caitlin Matthews
ISBN : 1852307862
Genre : Celts
File Size : 80.72 MB
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In this stunning gift edition, Celtic experts Caitlin and John Matthews present inspirational primary material, rich in ancient wisdom, lore, and mythology. For readers who are fascinated by Celtic traditions, and spiritual heritage, this unique reference introduces several new translations of powerful Celtic literature, including stories, poems, and visionary writing -- many dating from the 7th century. Brimming with invaluable ancestral knowledge and previously unavailable texts, this invaluable sourcebook offers readers a rare insight into shamanic memory, druidic divination and prophecy, shape-shifting myths, stories about soul loss and restoration, legendary magic, and healing traditions.
Category: Celts

An Encyclopedia Of Celtic Mythology

Author : Bob Curran
ISBN : 0809223309
Genre : Reference
File Size : 60.79 MB
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An Encyclopedia of Celtic Mythology is a comprehensive and exhaustively researched introduction to Celtic gods and goddesses and the folklore surrounding them. This beautiful, full-color book explains the cultural and religious origin of Celtic myths and how some of these ancient traditions still influence today's world. Curious readers and students will enjoy the facts behind the myths.
Category: Reference

Encyclopedia Of Beasts And Monsters In Myth Legend And Folklore

Author : Theresa Bane
ISBN : 9780786495054
Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
File Size : 85.37 MB
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Here there be dragons--this notation was often made on ancient maps to indicate the edges of the known world and what lay beyond. Heroes who ventured there were only as great as the beasts they encountered. This encyclopedia contains more than 2,200 monsters of myth and folklore, who both made life difficult for humans and fought by their side. Entries describe the appearance, behavior, and cultural origin of mythic creatures well-known and obscure, collected from traditions around the world.
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Encyclopedia Of Fairies In World Folklore And Mythology

Author : Theresa Bane
ISBN : 9780786471119
Genre : Social Science
File Size : 60.34 MB
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Fairies have been revered and feared, sometimes simultaneously, throughout recorded history. This encyclopedia of concise entries, from the A-senee-ki-waku of northeastern North America to the Zips of Central America and Mexico, includes more than 2,500 individual beings and species of fairy and nature spirits from a wide range of mythologies and religions from all over the globe.
Category: Social Science

Where The Hawthorn Grows

Author : Morgan Daimler
ISBN : 9781780999685
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
File Size : 39.56 MB
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Where the Hawthorn Grows is a reflection on being an Irish reconstructionist Druid in America. It looks at who the Druids were and different aspects of Celtic folk belief from a reconstructionist viewpoint as well as discussing daily practice and practical modern applications.
Category: Biography & Autobiography