Description: Celtic mythology is the mythology of Celtic polytheism, the religion of the Iron Age Celts. Like other Iron Age Europeans, the early Celts maintained a polytheistic mythology and religious structure. For Celts in close contact with Ancient Rome, such as the Gauls and Celtiberians, their mythology did not survive the Roman Empire, their subsequent conversion to Christianity and the loss of ...
Description: Celtic Mythology The Gods of Ireland, Scotland, Wales & Gaul INTRO Introduction to Celtic mythology PANTHEONS The celtic pantheon EXPLORE Browse our entries on Celtic mythology FIND GODS Search the Holy Database of All Known Gods A-Z INDEX List of deity names from Celtic mythology
Description: Celtic Mythology has four sub-categories or groups: Mythological Cycle: This is the record of the invasions by supernatural beings and deities. The Cycle focuses on the activities of the Celtic gods, mainly about how five races of supernatural beings went into war to gain control of Ireland.
Description: Aspen in Celtic Mythology was known as the shield tree, being well known for providing both spiritual and physical protection. Aspen form huge, interconnected colonies which can live for thousands of years, and the unique shape of the leaves creates a whispering sound in a breeze, which the Celts believed was the souls of their ancestors communicating.
Description: The Celtic tree is a symbol of the eternal renewal of life - an important theme in Celtic mythology. Celtic mythology - stories from the ancients The 'Celts' is often a name given to the people who lived in Britain and Ireland in ancient times, and also in northwestern France and northwestern Spain.
Description: Explore Celtic mythology and discover the gods and goddesses, cosmology, creatures and myths of the ancient Irish, Scottish, Welsh and Bretons.
Description: Celtic Mythology is a division of Timeless Myths. Timeless Myths and Celtic Mythology were created by Bladesmaster. Timeless Myths also contain Classical, Norse and Arthurian myths. Return to Timeless Myths' home page, and check out the other mythology.
Description: Celtic mythology comes from several regions and different tribes. The bulk of them are from Ireland and also Wales. Additional sources include Cornwall, Scotland, and the French region of Brittany. Celtic mythology is divided into four cycles or groups. The first is the Mythological Cycle that largely details a number of invasions of Ireland by ...
Description: The legends are clearly rooted in Celtic mythology however, and references to Arthur appear in a number of ancient Welsh poems. Scholars also note that there are many similarities between the Arthur stories and the tales of the Irish Finn Mac Cumhail, suggesting a shared Celtic origin.
Description: The Celtic deities are known from a variety of sources such as written Celtic mythology, ancient places of worship, statues, engravings, religious objects, as well as place and personal names.. Celtic deities can belong to two categories: general deities and local deities. "General deities" were known by the Celts throughout large regions, and are the gods and goddesses called upon for ...
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